CHICAGO — The state of Illinois is suing Studio OMD Inc. and Chukwudifu "Chuks" Okwuje for alleged breach of contract and unpaid wages.
The Illinois Department of Labor filed a complaint on Sept. 14 in Cook County Circuit Court, alleging that the defendants failed to pay the state agency under the terms of a settlement agreement over unpaid wages.
The plaintiff seeks penalties of 2 percent of the amount of wages owed per month, $21.80 per month, wages owed, $10.90 per calendar day, 20 percent of base wages, a $218 penalty, court costs and any further relief this court grants. The IDOL is represented in the action by the Illinois Attorney Genera's office.
Cook County Circuit Court case number 2017-CH-12523