Jenie Mallari-Torres News

Estate's sole beneficiary claims O'Brien Law Group breached its fiduciary duty

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 15, 2019

A beneficiary is suing law firm O'Brien Law Group PC and attorney Therese O'Brien, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty and negligence.

Chicago Public Media claims city budget committee didn't comply with Freedom of Information Act

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 15, 2019

Chicago Public Media is suing the city of Chicago, alleging violation of the Freedom of Information Act.

Niles Township High School District employee accuses co-worker of defamation

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 14, 2019

A Niles Township High School District employee is suing a co-worker, citing alleged defamation.

Chicago teacher is accused of leading yoga retreat to Nicaragua while on disability leave

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 14, 2019

The Chicago school board is suing a teacher, alleging she owes $18,000 after leading a yoga retreat in Nicaragua while on disability leave.

Advocate Christ Medical Center allegedly enrolled unqualified patient in medical trial

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 12, 2019

A woman is suing Advocate Christ Medical Center and others medical providers, alleging they enrolled another woman in a medical trial despite her not meeting study criteria.

Hernia patient claims a physician punctured his aorta during surgery

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 11, 2019

A patient is suing physician M. Scott Peckler, and North Suburban Surgical Consultants LLC, citing alleged negligence.

Avis and Budget sue city, alleged drivers of stolen car after vehicle crashed in incident with police

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 7, 2019

A car rental company is suing two individuals and the city of Chicago, to recover for damages caused in a police chase involving a vehicle stolen from the rental lot at O'Hare International Airport.

Chicago Athletic Clubs allegedly violated law by sending unsolicited promo text messages

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 7, 2019

Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Chicago Athletic Clubs LLC, citing alleged violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).

Class action: Evanston can't charge 'convenience fees' to people paying tickets online

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 6, 2019

A class action lawsuit has accused the city of Evanston of improperly charging convenience fees to people using a credit card to pay tickets online.

Lawsuit claims Veracare Brentwood failed to properly care for woman with tracheostomy tube

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 4, 2019

A man is suing Veracare Burbank, a long-term nursing care facility, citing alleged negligence and wrongful death.

Resident sues Oakbrook Healthcare Centre for alleged medical malpractice

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Feb 1, 2019

A woman is suing a long-term care facility, citing alleged medical malpractice.

Ray Graham Association, of Addison, named in lawsuit after man dies choking on banana bread

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 29, 2019

A man is suing Ray Graham Association For People with Disabilities, in the choking death of a man who was a resident at the Ray Graham facility in Addison.

Patient claims caregiver Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center improperly administered, removed catheter

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 29, 2019

A resident is suing Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, a long-term care facility, citing alleged negligence.

Glenview Terrace Nursing Center named in wrongful death lawsuit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 29, 2019

A man is suing Glenview Terrace Nursing Center and Advocate Medical Group, alleging negligence and wrongful death.

Florida woman alleges knee implant was defective, seeks damages from Rush U. Med Center, Zimmer, others

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 25, 2019

A Winter Park, Fla., couple are suing Rush University Medical Center, Zimmer Biomet and others over an allegedly defective knee implant surgery.

Lawsuit accuses Wentworth Rehab of allowing patient to fall, contributing to his death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 22, 2019

A woman is suing Wentworth Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc. and Alden Management Services, long-term care facility, citing alleged negligence.

Son files suit against Walgreens over woman's death, allegedly from fatal drug interactions

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

A suit filed against a River Grove Walgreens alleges the pharmacy failed to warn a customer of fatal drug interactions between medications she was prescribed.

Patient alleges Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital did not use correct catheter size

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

A patient of a La Grange hospital alleges he was injured after a surgery because of the facility's negligence.

Woman alleges broken ankle from slip-and-fall on ice, snow at Chicago shopping center

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 16, 2019

A woman alleges she broke her ankle in a fall at a Chicago shopping mall because of snow and ice in the lot.

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