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IL Supreme Court: Vitamin distributor could yet be on hook for $9M judgment vs possibly insolvent manufacturer

By Scott Holland | Oct 22, 2018

A U.S. distributor and seller of Chinese-made vitamin supplements could still be on the hook for a $9 million default judgment originally entered against the potentially insolvent foreign company that made the vitamins, after the Illinois Supreme Court said state law and policy goals make it possible to hang such damages on others in a product’s manufacture and sale chain.

Aperion Care Midlothian, others allegedly failed to prevent man's skin breakdown

By Louie Torres | Jan 4, 2018

A man is suing Aperion Care Midlothian, Aperion Care Inc., Aperion Consulting LLC, Aperion Financial LLC, 8131 N. Monticello LLC, and two individuals for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Center Home for Hispanic Elderly LLC, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

By Louie Torres | Oct 17, 2017

A man is suing Center Home for Hispanic Elderly LLC, Atied Associates LLC, Premier Healthcare & Financial Services Inc., Icare Consulting Services LLC, and three of their employees for alleged negligence.

Lucas Ambulance Service accused of negligence in vehicular accident

By Louie Torres | Sep 2, 2017

An estate administrator is suing Lucas Ambulance Service, an employee and another driver for alleged negligence.

Suit claims Alden-Orland Park failed to recognize, prevent multiple health issues

By Louie Torres | May 11, 2017

A woman is suing Alden-Orland Park Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc., a nursing facility, on behalf of a deceased relative who she alleges suffered a fall, as well as an infection, resulting in sepsis and pneumonia, while in care at the nursing home.

South Suburban Rehabilitation Center allegedly failed to prevent pressure ulcers

By Louie Torres | Mar 24, 2017

A deceased patient's family is suing nursing facility South Suburban Rehabilitation Center LLC, Extended Care Clinical LLC, Extended Care Consulting LLC and the facility's owners for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent a patient from developing pressure ulcers.

Renaissance at Midway allegedly failed to prevent patient's pressure ulcer

By Louie Torres | Mar 16, 2017

A deceased woman's family is suing a nursing facility, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Pine Crest Health Care allegedly failed to provide adequate care to patient

By Louie Torres | Mar 10, 2017

The representative of a patient is suing Pine Crest Health Care LLC, Atied Associates LLC, Premier Healthcare & Financial Services Inc., Icare Consulting Services LLC, Jeffrey Webster, Shimon Webster, Howard Wengrow and Yeruchom Levovitz for allegedly taking insufficient measures to provide adequate medical care to the patient.

Niles nursing facility allegedly failed to prevent patient from suffering head injury

By Louie Torres | Mar 6, 2017

A woman's family is suing a Niles nursing facility, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Jury OKs $5.2M for couple injured in downstate crash with decoupled trailer

By Jonathan Bilyk | Jan 26, 2017

A Chicago federal jury has awarded $5.2 million to a couple injured in a 2012 crash with a trailer loaded with vegetable oil that decoupled from a truck on Interstate 57 near downstate Effingham.

Glenview Terrace Nursing Center, others accused of negligence in man's care

By Louie Torres | Dec 16, 2016

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Beecher Manor Nursing & Rehab Center, others accused of negligence in care

By Louie Torres | Nov 23, 2016

A deceased woman's family is suing Beecher Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Central Street Management LLC; Beecher Properties LLC; Extended Care Consulting LLC; and Extended Care Clinical LLC, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park accused of negligence in wrongful death claim

By Louie Torres | Oct 14, 2016

A deceased man's family is suing Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park  in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

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