Why Are Many Defendants Sometimes Sued Over a Single Injury?

In a recent case filed in Joliet, Illinois, a woman’s attorney sued no less than six defendants in a single wrongful death lawsuit....

When Can a Personal Injury Lawsuit be Filed for Sexual Abuse?

A personal injury lawsuit may take many forms. People mostly think of these suits in the context of car accidents or medical malpractice...

Top 5 Things You Might Not Know About Medical Malpractice Cases

Medical Malpractice Cases Happen Every Day Doctors, surgeons, and nurses aren’t perfect, although they often pretend to be. According to some reports, preventable...

5 Questions About Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring

When fetal monitoring is used (and diagnosed) properly, it can help doctors monitor how childbirth is proceeding. Nowadays, most hospitals in Chicago and...

Neapolitan Mastiff Wins World's Ugliest Dog Contest

Some people might think she has a face only a mother could love, but Martha the mastiff doesn’t care. She just won the...

Memory Care Patient Found Dead Outside Illinois Nursing Home

Champaign County Nursing Home is currently being investigated in reference to the death of a 78-year-old woman. The woman, who was a long-time...

Chicago in Top 5 Cities for Postal Dog Attacks

While the idea of dogs barking at postal workers may seem cliché, it is, in fact, an indicator of a serious problem. Attacks...

$53M Birth Injury Verdict Largest Ever in Chicago

In what is believed to be the largest jury verdict ever awarded in Cook County, Illinois, for a birth injury case, a Chicago...

Over $160M in Medical Malpractice Claims Paid Out by Just Two Chicago Hospitals

One recent study found that over 250,000 people die every year in America from avoidable medical mistakes. But the vast majority of these...

Jimmy Kimmel’s Son Shows the True “Cost” of a Birth Defect

TV host Jimmy Kimmel’s son, William, was born on April 21st, 2017. But soon after birth, the baby boy started to turn blue....