News from June 2019

May 28: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) subrogation cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle) subrogation" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 28. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Coleman Delores vs Wal-Mart Stores on June 3

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Coleman Delores against Wal-Mart Stores on June 3:

Case activity for Michael Saller vs Barry Jernt 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 Michael Saller and Thomas Chomer against Barry Jernt on May 31:

Case activity for Khaled Elhashani vs Ahmad Zamat 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 Khaled Elhashani against Ahmad Zamat and Hisham Alhajahmad on May 31:

May 28: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for contract cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The following cases categorized as "contract" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 28. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on May 28

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on May 28 in the suits below:

May 28: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 28. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Case activity for Pratt/McCormack vs D/b/A Kd Mailing on June 3

By The Cook County Record | Jun 5, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activities in the suit brought by Pratt/McCormack against D/b/A Kd Mailing and Occupants Any on June 3:

Case activity for Ronald Rhoden vs Cornelius Duggan 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 Ronald Rhoden against Cornelius Duggan on May 31:

New law to make prime contractors liable for unpaid wages of subs' workers stalls in state Senate

By John Breslin | Jun 5, 2019

Legislation that would have made prime, or direct, contractors liable for the unpaid wages of workers employed by sub-contractors has stalled in the Illinois General Assembly.

Would-be developers of North Loop hotel sue law firm Schain Banks, demand $120M over sunk Pittsfield tower deal

By Scott Holland | Jun 5, 2019

The would-be developers of a hotel in a North Loop skyscraper have sued their former attorneys seeking up to $120 million in damages because they allegedly advised another client on how to defeat the proposed hotel development.

Cook County: Appeals court ruling should give new life to county's claims vs HSBC, Wells Fargo over foreclosures

By Jonathan Bilyk | Jun 5, 2019

Cook County has asked federal judges to rely on a federal appeals court ruling to restore the breadth of its damages claims vs HSBC and Wells Fargo for the harm the county said it suffered from the banks' alleged predatory lending practices.

Circuit Court of Cook County: Actions Taken on May 29

By The Cook County Record | Jun 6, 2019

The Circuit Court of Cook County reported the following activity on May 29 in the suits below:

May 29: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 6, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 29. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Judge: Homeowner's policy for ex-IL lawmaker convicted of child porn doesn't cover $2M judgment for victims

By Scott Holland | Jun 6, 2019

A federal judge has determined an insurance company isn’t obligated to pay two women who claim they were victims in a child pornography scandal involving an ex-Illinois lawmaker.

From Legal Newsline

File & ServeXpress has the expertise to integrate legal filings across many court systems

By Robert Hadley | Jun 6, 2019

Although e-filing court documents has streamlined the legal process, no universal standards exist for transmitting data. It’s up to the sender to learn the requirements to match each system.

IL state worker who 'physically attacked' supervisor, but kept job, awarded $360K back pay in state budget

By Cook County Record | Jun 6, 2019

An Illinois state employee who physically assaulted her supervisor, but was protected by her union and allowed to keep her job, has been awarded $360,000 in back pay as part of Illinois’ new state budget.

IL Judicial Inquiry Board: Cook County judge made unwanted sexual advances, comments toward three women in court

By Scott Holland | Jun 6, 2019

The Illinois Judiciary Inquiry Board has accused Cook County Circuit Court Judge Mauricio Araujo of sexually harassing at least three women.

Personal injury lawyer Romanucci named new president of Illinois Trial Lawyers Association

By Jenna Lyons | Jun 7, 2019

A personal injury lawyer who specializes in suing police departments over alleged brutality and suing medical providers and others in cases involving traumatic brain injuries has been named the new president of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, a lobbying group that represents the interests of the lawyers who represent plaintiffs suing businesses and others in the state.

May 30: Circuit Court of Cook County docket for personal injury(motor vehicle) cases

By The Cook County Record | Jun 7, 2019

The following cases categorized as "personal injury(motor vehicle)" cases were on the docket in the Circuit Court of Cook County on May 30. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

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