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Clifford Law Offices P.C. accused of negligence in wrongful death suit

An estate administrator is suing Isobel S. Thomas and Clifford Law Offices P.C. for alleged negligence.

IL Supreme Court: Legal time limits don't bar wrongful death claims from being tacked on to medmal suits

Nothing in Illinois law would bar successor plaintiffs from adding a wrongful death claim to a pending medical malpractice lawsuit, even if the plaintiff dies more than four years after the first malpractice suit was filed, or apparently outside the statute of repose, Illinois’ highest state court has ruled.

Clifford Law Offices P.C. accused of mishandling wrongful death suit

An estate administrator is suing Isobel S. Thomas and Clifford Law Offices P.C. for alleged breach of contract, fraudulent concealment and negligence.

Loyola University Health System, others accused of not properly waking man following surgery

A man is suing Loyola University Health System, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Dr. Amir Darki, Pulmonary Medicine Associates S.C., Dr. Omar Hussain, Dr. Joshua Dworetzky, Encompass Physicians LLC, Dr. Peter Joo, Midwest Anesthesiologists Ltd., Dr. Robert Molnar and several nurses for alleged negligence.

List of class action lawsuits quickly grows vs Equifax over data breach

Class action lawsuits have begun to multiply against Equifax in recent days in the wake of news late last week the credit reporting agency had suffered a massive data breach affecting more than 140 million Americans, yet had waited at least a month to tell the public.

Swedish Covenant Hospital, others accused of negligence in boy's death

A deceased child's parents are suing Swedish Covenant Hospital, Swedish Emergency Associates P.C., Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Pediatric Faculty Foundation Inc., nurse Theresa Gaudio and doctors Bruce McNulty, John W. Baldwin, Neha K. Dave, Shweta Stuart and Kerri Machut alleging they failed to provide the proper treatment for the condition that claimed the boy's life.

Podiatry Plus P.C., doctor accused of negligence in operating on girl's toe

A mother is suing doctor Natalie Domek and Podiatry Plus P.C. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries to her daughter.

Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, others accused of negligence

An estate administrator is suing several medical providers for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Suit claims Loyola University, Gottlieb Hospital negligent in failed heart procedure

A woman is suing Loyola University Health System, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Clinical Cardiology Consultants S.C. and John Bajgrowicz M.D., alleging negligence for a failed heart procedure she claims led to her mother's death.

Appeals panel: Sybaris can't shake potential liability for 2006 plane crash that claimed founder's life

Sybaris Clubs, the company that owns and operates a chain of romantic getaway resorts and hotels in and around the Chicago area, can’t yet shake a lawsuit brought by the family of a man killed in a 2006 airplane crash that also claimed the life of the company’s founder, as a state appeals court said courts have not yet determined how much business the Sybaris founder was doing on the ill-fated trip aboard the aircraft he – and not Sybaris - co-owned.

Record $940K verdict awarded in dog bite case vs animal clinic dating to 1997

A jury in suburban DuPage County has awarded the highest verdict Illinois has yet seen as a result of a dog bite incident. After a nine-day trial, jurors awarded plaintiff Kristen Hayes a record $940,000 award for injuries she sustained being bitten by a dog on April 23, 1997, at the age of 8. The case had been brought against Carriage Animal Clinic, whose employee had been walking the dog at the time of the bite.

American Airlines, Boeing. G.E. Aviation sued for aircraft engine fire

A woman who claims she was injured when an engine on the airliner on which she was a passenger caught fire on the runway is suing G.E. Aviation Systems LLC, the Boeing Company and American Airlines Inc. for alleged product liability.

Class action: Walgreens, CVS, Osco overcharging diabetics on Medicare for insulin pumps, supplies

A Geneva resident who says pharmacies are overcharging people with diabetes for medication is pursuing a class action complaint against some of the country’s largest retail drug stores in Chicago federal court, seeking at least $5 million. 

Husband and wife allege talc in Johnson & Johnson powder caused cancer

A married couple are suing Johnson & Johnson and Walgreens for product liability and other claims, asserting the manufacturer and drug store retailer should be made to pay for making and selling baby powder that allegedly caused ovarian cancer.

Mother says son died because Palos Community Hospital botched his treatment for pneumonia

A mother is suing Palos Community Hospital, saying alleged botched attempts in intensive care to treat her son for pneumonia resulted in his death from bleeding in his lungs and upper respiratory tract.

Ingalls Memorial Hospital, others accused of failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism

The administrator of a woman's estate is suing Ingalls Memorial Hospital; Primary Healthcare Associates S.C.; Akbar Rahmani, M.D.; Rahmani Medical LLC,; Kaveh Rahmani, M.D.; Advanced Heart Group S.C.; and Ripple Doshi, M.D., alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Woman blames Premier Pain Specialists, others for post-op fall injuries

A patient is suing Premier Pain Specialists LLC, Premier Pain & Spine LLC and Omar Said, M.D., alleging medical negligence.

Hotwire,, other online travel sites to pay Lombard $459K to settle hotel taxes lawsuit

The village of Lombard will reap a $459,000 payday from the operators of six of the biggest online travel websites – the only Illinois municipality allowed to do so - after a federal judge signed off on a deal to end a years-long court fight over claims the travel sites had stiffed Lombard and other suburban Chicago communities of hotel taxes.

Advocate Bromenn Medical Center, others accused of making late diagnosis

A married couple's lawsuit alleges negligence in medical care.

Widow blames Pasquale Trucking Company for husband's death

A deceased man's family is suing Pasquale Trucking Company Inc. and a driver, alleging negligence in a fatal collision.