News from January 2019

HEPLERBROOM: 23 Hb Attorneys Listed As Illinois Super Lawyers® And Rising Stars®

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

HeplerBroom is proud to announce that 14 of its attorneys have been listed as 2019 Illinois Super Lawyers and an additional 9 have been named 2019 Illinois Rising Stars by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Glenview Terrace Nursing Center named in wrongful death lawsuit

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 29, 2019

A man is suing Glenview Terrace Nursing Center and Advocate Medical Group, alleging negligence and wrongful death.

Patient claims caregiver Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center improperly administered, removed catheter

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 29, 2019

A resident is suing Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, a long-term care facility, citing alleged negligence.

Ray Graham Association, of Addison, named in lawsuit after man dies choking on banana bread

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jan 29, 2019

A man is suing Ray Graham Association For People with Disabilities, in the choking death of a man who was a resident at the Ray Graham facility in Addison.

Manor Care Oak Lawn named in resident's wrongful death lawsuit

By Bree Gonzales | Jan 29, 2019

special administrator of the estate of Leeona Hemphill is suing Manor Care Healthcare Service of Oak Lawn and affiliated entities, alleging wrongful death.

Appeals court: Illinois authorities have final say in action over dumping of acid in spent wells

By Karen Kidd | Jan 29, 2019

Two Colorado energy producers whose dumping of acidic waste into wells in Illinois has been turned back by multiple state courts can't expect federal courts to take up their cause, a federal appeals court has said.

IL Supreme Court: Court order tops FOIA in dispute over Daley grand jury materials

By Dana Herra | Jan 30, 2019

In finding a government watchdog group can’t get access to grand jury materials involving former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley in the manslaughter case against the mayor’s nephew, the Illinois Supreme Court has declared a court order to seal grand jury documents will trump the state’s Freedom of Information Act.

Class action: Chicago should pay up for red-light camera tickets from 2003-2010, too, not just 2010-2015

By Jonathan Bilyk | Jan 30, 2019

Less than a year since Chicago City Hall inked a settlement to end a class action over defective red-light and speeding camera ticket notices sent from 2010-2015, a new class action has landed in Cook County court demanding the city be made to pay out for similar notices delivered to others who got red light camera tickets in earlier years.

Appellate court affirms dismissal of amended lawsuit over cyclist's death on Aurora bike trail

By Karen Kidd | Jan 30, 2019

A state appeals court has declined to revive the fifth try at a lawsuit filed over the 2015 death of a Des Plaines woman who died while bicycling on an Aurora bike trail.

Jan. 22: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for breach of warranty cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following breach of warranty-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 22. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Jan. 22: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for fraud cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following fraud-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 22. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Jan. 22: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for replevin cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following replevin-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 22. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Jan. 22: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for other commercial litigation cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following other commercial litigation-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 22. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on Jan. 23

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on Jan. 23 in the suits below:

Jan. 23: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for contract cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 23. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Jan. 23: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following personal injury-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 23. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Jan. 23: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for joint action cases

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The following joint action-related cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on Jan. 23. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Credit Acceptance vs Maria Parras on Jan. 30

By The Cook County Record | Jan 30, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Credit Acceptance against Maria Parras on Jan. 30:

Case activity for Portfolio Recovery vs Veronica Razo on Jan. 25

By The Cook County Record | Jan 31, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Portfolio Recovery against Veronica Razo on Jan. 25:

COZEN O'CONNOR: Attorney Jim Argionis Honored for Exceptional Community Service by Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce

By Press release submission | Jan 31, 2019

Cozen O’Connor attorney Jim Argionis, a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation practice in Chicago, has been named a 2018 “Community Star” by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce.

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