News from September 2014

Dispute over contract for parking spaces spurs lawsuit

By Annie Cosby | Sep 2, 2014

A Cook County company is suing over claims a parking garage tenant has breach its contract.850 LLC filed a lawsuit Aug. 13 in the Cook County Circuit Court against ABM Parking Services Inc., as successor in interest to System Parking Inc., and The L&R Group of Companies.According to the complaint, 850 LLC, as landlord, entered into a lease with System Parking with L&R Group as guarantor, on

Woman's slip on ice in parking lot lands Wheeling company in court

By Annie Cosby | Sep 3, 2014

A woman is suing over claims she was injured when she slipped on ice in a parking lot in the Cook County suburbs.

Chipotle faces premises liability claim over customer's slip on soda

By Annie Cosby | Sep 4, 2014

An woman is suing Chipotle over claims she was injured after slipping on soda leaking from a fountain drink dispenser in its Niles restaurant.

Cab driver claims valet attendant assaulted him

By Melody Dareing | Sep 4, 2014

A cab driver is suing a valet company and its employee, as well as the owners of a downtown parking garage, over claims the employee assaulted him.

Judge to Prenda attorney: "Mr. Duffy, this is not a game"

By Bethany Krajelis | Sep 4, 2014

DuffyAfter issuing two warnings and reminding attorney Paul Duffy why he and Prenda Law were sanctioned in the first place, a Chicago federal judge today denied the embattled firm’s motion to stay payment of the $11,000-plus sanctions award in the defamation case the duo brought last year.“Mr. Duffy, this is not a game,” U.S. District Judge John Darrah said. “Do you understand that?”Duffy, who attended

Woman accuses apartment owners of negligence after cutting her foot in puddle

By Matt Russell | Sep 5, 2014

A woman is suing the owners of her Chicago apartment complex, where she claims she cut her foot taking out the trash.

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