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June 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 15, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on June 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

June 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for joint action cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 15, 2019

The following cases categorized as "joint action" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on June 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Valentin Nancy vs Gloria Sutera on June 11

By The Cook County Record | Jun 15, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Valentin Nancy against Gloria Sutera and Rodriguez Michael on June 11:

June 7: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for replevin cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 15, 2019

The following cases categorized as "replevin" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on June 7. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on June 7

By The Cook County Record | Jun 15, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on June 7 in the suits below:

Appeals panel says Cook County can't deny health insurance to retirees who leave the county to work elsewhere

By Dan Churney | Jun 14, 2019

A divided state appeals court has ruled Cook County cannot turn down health insurance coverage to retirees who left the county payroll to work elsewhere before retiring, saying the county's rules limiting coverage only to workers who retired while employed by Cook County are illegal.

Appeals panel: Federal law trumps state privacy law in class actions vs airlines over fingerprint scans

By Scott Holland | Jun 14, 2019

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has agreed airlines shouldn’t face class action lawsuits concerning the use of employee fingerprint scans for biometric punch clocks

Appeals court revives man's slip-and-fall lawsuit vs Palatine sports bar

By Jenna Lyons | Jun 14, 2019

A three-justice panel of the Illinois First District Appellate Court has revived a lawsuit brought by a man who claimed a restaurant should be held liable after he slipped and fell on the property.

June 6: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 14, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on June 6. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Uptown Station LLC vs Gsi Cafe LLC on June 11

By The Cook County Record | Jun 14, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Uptown Station LLC against Gsi Cafe LLC on June 11:

Suit: Electric garbage truck maker says Chicago knew vehicles were 'experimental'

By Dan Churney | Jun 14, 2019

A truck maker being sued by the city of Chicago for allegedly dumping a defective electric garbage truck on the city, is counter suing, claiming the city knew the truck was “experimental” and needed “real-world testing” to achieve perfection.

Case activity for 10 South Lasalle vs Suite 3500 Association on June 11

By The Cook County Record | Jun 14, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by 10 South Lasalle against Suite 3500 Association on June 11:

June 6: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 14, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on June 6. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on June 6

By The Cook County Record | Jun 14, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on June 6 in the suits below:

Supreme Court ruling in similar case sends ex-UBS employees' class action suit to arbitration

By D.M. Herra | Jun 14, 2019

A class-action lawsuit against UBS will be settled in arbitration after a recent Supreme Court ruling shifted the framework on which the plaintiffs had relied.

Illinois "deep pockets" law leaves taxpayers on hook for big settlements, despite minimal fault

By John Pastuovic | Jun 13, 2019

Illinois lawmakers' refusal to reform the law has socked taxpayers with a "lawsuit tax," leaving Chicago and other governments as the "deep pockets" defendants needing to foot the bill for huge settlements, when they aren't even at fault.

IL discipline board: Disbar lawyer who accused others of abuse, malpractice to control lawsuit vs Greyhound over mother's death

By Jonathan Bilyk | Jun 13, 2019

Panel says lawyer should be disbarred because he created a "tangled web" of accusations and frivolous lawsuits to gain control of the wrongful death lawsuit that followed the death of a mother who was crushed by a Greyhound bus in Colorado.

Appeals court: Union Pacific owed no 'duty of care' to contractor, despite injuries in rail yard

By Shanice Harris | Jun 13, 2019

An Illinois state appeals court says the employee of a contractor can't sue Union Pacific Railroad for injuries he suffered on a Union Pacific job site.

Appeals court: CTA bus driver's obesity doesn't qualify for ADA protection

By Scott Holland | Jun 13, 2019

The U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has put the brakes on an appeal from a former bus driver who said the Chicago Transit Authority illegally fired him for being obese, finding the man’s weight didn’t qualify him for Americans with Disabilities Act protections.

June 5: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 13, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on June 5. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

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