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Class action: PNC Bank allegedly failed to honor free banking offer

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 17, 2018

A class action lawsuit accuses PNC Bank of charging for services for an allegedly free banking plan.

Laborer injured in pipeline explosion seeks damages from Natural Gas Pipeline Co., Kinder Morgan

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 17, 2018

A farm worker injured when a plow came into contact with a natural gas pipeline alleges the pipeline system operator failed to maintain the line markers.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital patient alleges spinal compression was not timely diagnosed

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

A man alleges he sustained permanent injuries as a result of his condition not being diagnosed in a timely manner.

Widow files wrongful death suit against Bern Management, Northbrook Suites, in strangling death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

The widow of a lawyer has filed a wrongful death suit against the man who allegedly strangled her husband and the owners and operators of his office building.

Niece files suit against Belmont Village Senior Living Oak Park over late uncle's fall

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

A woman is seeking damages from an Oak Park nursing facility over a fall her late uncle had there.

Illinois A/G alleges California woman sold tickets to fake events in Illinois

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

Attorney General Lisa Madigan alleges a California woman sells tickets to fake festivals and events and pockets consumers' money.

Patient files malpractice suit against Northwestern Memorial Hospital over reconstructive surgery

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 14, 2018

A patient alleges she needed an additional surgery because of the negligence of a Chicago hospital and physicians in performing a reconstructive surgery after a mastectomy.

Piatt County among latest local governments to sue opioid manufacturers, distributors

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 11, 2018

A central Illinois county has added itself to the growing list of governments suing the manufacturers and distributors of so-called opioid pain killers over allegations the drugs have cost millions in related health care costs.

Illinois State Bar Association Mutual Insurance says shouldn't need to defend lawyer vs lawsuit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 11, 2018

A Chicago insurance company is seeking a declaration that it has no duty to defend law firm JGP Law against a lawsuit filed in a federal district court.

Wisconsin man brings class action vs Culligan, says called him without consent after ending service

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 11, 2018

A Wisconsin man has brought a class action against Culligan Water Technologies, accusing the company of calling him without his consent.

Burbank files fraud suit against opioid manufacturers, distributors

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 7, 2018

Suburban Burbank has become one of the latest communities to sue makers and distributors of so-called opioid painkillers.

Arch Insurance alleges it has no duty to indemnify PCH Management, others in suit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 7, 2018

A New Jersey-based insurer is asking a court to declare it has no duty to defend companies in Oak Brook and Chicago in a lawsuit.

Client sues Chicago law firm Dussias Skallas over settlement in divorce case

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 6, 2018

A Cook County woman alleges a Chicago law firm cost her thousands because the settlement in her divorce case has defects.

Wrongful death suit filed against Glenshire Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre, others

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 6, 2018

An independent administrator has filed a wrongful death suit against several care facilities.

UPS employee alleges hand cut by sickle improperly wrapped in bubble wrap

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 6, 2018

A United Parcel Service employee alleges he was cut by a negligently wrapped sharp object and seeks damages from the seller.

Pedestrian seeks damages from driver, Symphony Financial Services, Maestro Consulting Services for injuries

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 6, 2018

A pedestrian is seeking damages from a driver and her employers after he was allegedly struck while crossing a Chicago street.

Wrongful death suit filed against Villagehealth DM over dialysis-related death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 5, 2018

The mother of a Cook County woman has filed a wrongful death suit against the operators of a dialysis center.

Woman alleges Loyola UMC, doctor didn't take red hair into consideration when administering anesthesia

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 4, 2018

CHICAGO – A Cook County woman alleges she was not given a proper amount of anesthesia during a procedure to remove skin cancer at Loyola University Medical Center.

Patient alleges Swedish Covenant Health, others responsible for brain injuries

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 3, 2018

A woman alleges she suffered a brain injury as a result of medical center and other medical staff's failure to timely examine her.

Consumer alleges information was compromised in Element Vape cyber attack

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Dec 3, 2018

A consumer alleges an online vaping and e-cigarette store had lax cybersecurity policies and failed to take basic security precautions, leading to a data breach that allegedly compromised customer information.

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