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BP Corporation North America Inc., others allegedly failed to prevent woman from being doused in gasoline

Louie Torres Oct. 30, 2017, 2:30am

A woman is suing BP Corporation North America Inc. and affilated companies, Pak Petroleum of Chicago Inc., Zubair's BP and Ahmed Zubair for alleged liability and negligence.

Metra allegedly failed to prevent passenger from head-butting employee

Louie Torres Oct. 30, 2017, 2:00am

A Metra employee is suing Metra and a passenger for alleged liability and negligence.

Metro Center for Health, others allegedly failed to prevent knee infection

Louie Torres Oct. 30, 2017, 1:30am

A man is suing Dr. Craig D. Westin, Dr. Jeffrey M. Lisowski, Metro Center for Health and Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital, which also does business as Chicago Bone and Joint Replacement Center, for alleged negligence.

Advocate Christ Medical Center, doctor allegedly failed to diagnose medical condition

Louie Torres Oct. 30, 2017, 1:00am

An estate administrator is suing Dr. Steven C. Schaefer, Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Medical Group.

Palos Community Hospital, others allegedly failed to provide patient with proper medical care

Louie Torres Oct. 30, 2017, 12:30am

A woman is suing Palos Community Hospital, Dr. Roger Lee and Palos Anesthesia Associates S.C. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Appeals court lets cemetery take to arbitration legal battle over alleged fraud in sale of grave plots

Charmaine Little Oct. 27, 2017, 5:36pm

A state appeals court has gratned a local cemetery a won in an ongoing battle that accused the cemetery of defrauding a familt that had purchased grave plots.

Estate administrator accuses several doctors of negligently performing surgery

Louie Torres Oct. 27, 2017, 5:00am

An estate administrator is suing doctors Martin Borhani, Pankti Patel, Mark Gonzalez, Isaac Livshetz, Aaron Schwartz and Gary Edwards for alleged negligence.

Sherise McQuay Learning Tree accused in man's death

Louie Torres Oct. 27, 2017, 4:00am

An estate administrator is suing Sherise Ammons-McQuay and Sherise McQuay Learning Tree for alleged negligence.

James McHugh Construction Co. allegedly failed to prevent individual from falling

Louie Torres Oct. 27, 2017, 3:00am

A worker is suing James McHugh Construction Co. for alleged liability and negligence.

Ballard Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Oct. 27, 2017, 2:00am

A man is suing Ballard Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center LLC for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent his relative's injuries.

Villa at Evergreen Park, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from developing pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Oct. 27, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing the Villa at Evergreen Park, Veracare Burbank and Brentwood Sub-Acute Healthcare Center for alleged negligence.

Trinity Health Corporation, others accused of negligence leading to hip amputation

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2017, 4:00am

A couple is suing Trinity Health Corporation, Loyola University Medical Center, Loyola University Health System, doctors Gerard Abbood, Adrian Dobrowolsky, Michael Anstadt, Zachary Bastian, Cynthia Weber, Richard Gonzalez, and Jacqueline Brosius and two nurses for alleged negligence.

Holy Cross Hospital, doctors allegedly failed to recognize symptoms of stroke

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2017, 3:00am

An estate administrator is suing Holy Cross Hospital, Dr. Ashraf Abourahma, Dr. Smain Sadok and Smain Sadok, M.D., S.C. for alleged negligence in the care of a relative.

Aperion Care Dolton, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from developing pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Oct. 26, 2017, 2:00am

A woman is suing Aperion Care Dolton and affiliated entities for alleged negligence.

Subway franchisor: Class action litigants concocted scheme to file suit over collection of Cook Co. pop tax

David Hutton Oct. 25, 2017, 5:47pm

A Subway franchisor has asked a Chicago federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit alleging violations of the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act in connection with a sweetened beverage tax.

Hooters among latest employers sued over handling of employee fingerprints under IL privacy law

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 25, 2017, 4:07pm

The Hooters restaurant chain has landed in court, among the latest employers in Chicago and elsewhere sued under an Illinois privacy law for allegedly improperly collecting and storing its employees fingerprints, even though employees use their fingerprints to clock in and out of work shifts and accurately track their hours on the job.

City of Elgin, others allegedly failed to prevent woman from tripping on sidewalk

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2017, 5:00am

A woman is suing Bowes Creek Active Adult Master Association Inc., Bowes Creek Active Adult Townhome Owners Association Inc. and the city of Elgin for alleged liability and negligence.

Mars Holding LLC allegedly failed to properly pay employee

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2017, 3:00am

A man is suing Mars Holding LLC and Mario Acuna for alleged unpaid wages and violation of state law and workers' compensation acts.

Business owner accuses two people of leaking information to the press to embarrass him

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2017, 2:00am

A businessman is suing Brian Weaver and Susan Hofer for alleged conspiracy and tortious interference.

CC Care LLC, others accused over woman's medical aspiration

Louie Torres Oct. 25, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing CC Care LLC, Community Care Center, and related entities for alleged negligence in the care of her relative.