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Former steelwork's lung disease, death leads to asbestos lawsuit


Cleaning woman blames loose floor tiles at Coca-Cola facility for fall

A cleaning professional is suing a major soft drink maker over injuries she alleges she suffered while working at its Cicero Avenue location.Ewa Salata filed suit Dec. 3 in Cook County Circuit Court against Coca-Cola Refreshments USA Inc.According to the complaint, Salata was cleaning the defendant's facility at 1401 N. Cicero Ave. in Chicago on Dec. 8, 2012, when she slipped and fell after stepping

Man claims hospital cot collapse caused injuries


Kraft Foods, dozens of others face suit over woman's mesothelioma


Repairman files suit against homeowners following alleged stair fall

A Chicago repairman is suing a pair of homeowners, claiming he  sustained injuries while working.

Medical transit company faces suit accusing driver of slamming door on client


Woman sues neighbor, contractors over noxious fumes exposure


Suit: Martial arts activity in gym class led to student's knee injury

A Chicago teen is suing her former South Side school and teacher for an injury she claims she sustained while engaging in a martial arts activity during physical education class.

Former nurse claims primary, secondary asbestos exposure caused mesothelioma

BarrettA former nurse is suing multiple companies over claims she developed mesothelioma as a result of her and her family's exposure to asbestos.Kathleen Hopfinger filed the lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court on Dec. 4 against A.W. Chesterton Co., Crane Co., Union Carbide Corp. and more than a dozen others.According to the complaint, Hopfinger was exposed unknowingly to asbestos containing products

College student suing two men after alleged attack

A University of Illinois student is suing two men who allegedly attacked him.

Schaumburg restaurant faces lawsuit over customer's trip


Ronny's Steakhouse hit with claim over customer's chair collapse


Chicago lawyer faces malpractice suit over company's foreclosure case

A Cook County company is suing its former lawyer over claims he failed to properly defend it in a foreclosure suit.

Slip and fall at O'Hare leads to dispute over insurance coverage


Woodfield Mall accuses Jessica McClintock Inc. of bailing on lease, owing $755K-plus in rent


Restaurant customer claims metal object in food caused bone, nerve damage


Grand Lux owners face suit over customer's alleged slip and fall on floor


Mother of four sues over childrens' exposure to lead paint in Chicago apartment


Employee of Northlake hospital blames elevator company for injuries


Arnstein & Lehr, lawyers hit with malpractice claim by area doctor