News from June 2019

Case activity for Sharon Kawar vs Ricardo Barrera on May 29

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Sharon Kawar against Ricardo Barrera on May 29:

Case activity for Blue Cargo Group vs Stone City of Kitchen on May 28

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Blue Cargo Group against Stone City of Kitchen on May 28:

Case activity for Markus Thomas vs Animated Manufactu on May 28

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Markus Thomas against Animated Manufactu on May 28:

May 24: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for contract cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The following cases categorized as "contract" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 24. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Vickie Davis vs Albina Mock on May 30

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Vickie Davis against Albina Mock on May 30:

Case activity for Jack F. Zausa vs Pellin Micheal V. on May 28

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Jack F. Zausa against Pellin Micheal V. on May 28:

Case activity for Tammi McCoy vs Barry Earls on May 28

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Tammi McCoy against Barry Earls and Harris Shawndell on May 28:

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on May 24

By The Cook County Record | Jun 1, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on May 24 in the suits below:

SMITH AMUNDSEN LLC: SmithAmundsen Named Among the Best Law Firms for Women Attorneys by Law360

By Press release submission | Jun 3, 2019

Law360 has ranked SmithAmundsen #4 on its list of "Best Law Firms for Female Attorneys" among firms with 150-299 attorneys on it's 2019 Glass Ceiling Report!

Attorneys take aim at new work comp law, allowing workers to sue in court and press work comp claims

By John Breslin | Jun 3, 2019

Criticism, often biting, is following the signing into law of what is being described as a deeply flawed change that will allow workers to sue outside the workers' compensation system.

Ex-Democratic staffer: Chicago Teachers Union documents will show Madigan forces blackballed her for harassment complaint

By Dan Churney | Jun 3, 2019

A woman claiming Illinois Democrats, led by House Speaker Michael J. Madigan, have denied her jobs after she complained a Madigan operative sexually harassed her, is trying to force a reluctant Chicago Teachers Union to turn over documents to aid her lawsuit.

SALVI SCHOSTOK & PRITCHARD: Partner Tara R. Devine Named One Of Chicago’s 2019 ‘gen X Leaders In Law’

By Press release submission | Jun 4, 2019

Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. is pleased to announce Lake County Managing Partner Tara R. Devine has been named a Crain’s Custom Media 2019 Chicago Gen X Leader in Law.

SAUL EWING LLP: Malitz Named to Crain’s 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law

By Press release submission | Jun 4, 2019

Steve Malitz, a partner resident in the Firm’s Chicago Office and member of the executive committee, was named to Crain Chicago Business’ 2019 Notable Gen X Leaders in Law.

MCGUIREWOODS LLP: McGuireWoods Ranks Second in Advising Lenders in Q1 Syndicated Loans

By Press release submission | Jun 4, 2019

McGuireWoods ranked No. 2 in deal count and No. 4 in proceeds for advising lenders in global and U.S. syndicated loans during the first three months of 2019.

Case activity for C & M Southwest vs James Byczek on May 31

By The Cook County Record | Jun 4, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by C & M Southwest against James Byczek and Raf Partners on May 31:

Case activity for Sloane Justin vs Chicago Transit on May 31

By The Cook County Record | Jun 4, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Sloane Justin against Chicago Transit on May 31:

United Continental pilots' class action suit vs their union should survive, judge says

By DM Herra | Jun 4, 2019

A federal judge has grounded an airline pilots’ union’s efforts to dodge a class-action lawsuit by arguing the claims brought by the suit expired while the case was on appeal, and the class action over pay owed to pilot instructors will continue.

COZEN O'CONNOR: Three Cozen O’Connor Attorneys recognized as Crain's Chicago Business “Notable Gen X Leaders in Law”

By Press release submission | Jun 4, 2019

Three Cozen O’Connor attorneys have been recognized as 2019 Chicago Notable Gen X Leaders in Law by Crain’s Chicago Business for their success and accomplishments in their leadership roles within the firm and across the legal community.

Judge tosses suit against Chicago Options Exchange, says plaintiffs didn't show VIX exchange allowed manipulation

By Dan Churney | Jun 4, 2019

A Chicago federal judge has knocked down a putative class action against the Chicago Board Options Exchange, which alleged the exchange allowed anonymous traders to manipulate the market, saying plaintiffs failed to show the exchange knew of, much less encouraged any manipulation.

Case activity for 545 Investors LLC vs Maison Hd on May 31

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by 545 Investors LLC against Maison Hd on May 31:

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