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United Thermal Industries allegedly failed to pay contributions

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 20, 2018

BENTON — Employee benefit fund administrators are suing United Thermal Industries for allegedly failing to make contributions to employee benefit funds.

Former New York Times photographer alleges copyright infringement

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 18, 2018

BENTON — A former New York Times photographer claims his photos were used in violation of federal copyright laws.

City of Mounds accused of failing to make settlement payments

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 18, 2018

BENTON — A company is suing the City of Mounds for allegedly breaching a settlement agreement reached after the Fifth District ordered mediation.

NCC Business Services accused of using deceptive debt collection practices

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 18, 2018

BENTON — A woman claims she was damaged when a business used deceptive debt collection practices.

Taylor Roofing Solutions accused of trademark infringement

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 18, 2018

A company is suing Taylor Roofing Solutions Inc. and Gerrit Yank for alleged trademark infringement and unfair competition.

Ditech Financial claims woman failed to make payments

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 15, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A company has filed a lawsuit against a woman for allegedly failing to make payments on a debt.

Man sues insurer over alleged denial of benefits

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 14, 2018

BENTON — A Red Bud man is suing an insurance company for allegedly violating workers compensation acts.

USF Holding employee alleges racial discrimination

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 13, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — An African-American truck driver is suing his employer for allegedly subjecting him to racial discrimination and a hostile work environment.

Advertising agency owner alleges insurer failed to make payments following flood

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 12, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — An advertising agency owner is suing an insurer for allegedly failing to make payments after his business was damaged due to a flood.

Employer sued for allegedly failing to make employee contributions

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 12, 2018

BENTON — Administrators of employee benefit funds for VI Corps. are suing their employer for allegedly failing to make contributions on behalf of employees.

Illinois House approves required $40,000 salary for teachers

By Benjamin Yount, Illinois News Network | May 2, 2018

Some Illinois lawmakers are on board with a plan to require school boards to pay starting teachers $40,000 a year without providing additional funding for districts.

Buyer of Royal Sub Market in ESL claims seller breached agreement

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 1, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A buyer is suing Qusaio O. Odeh, owner of Royal Sub Market in East St. Louis, citing alleged breach of oral agreement.

Medical service providers suing plan administrator for alleged breach of contract

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 1, 2018

BELLEVILLE — Medical service providers are suing Meridian Health Plan of Illinois Inc., a plan administrator, citing alleged common law fraud.

City officials accused of sharing private business tax information with outside auditors

By Cole Lauterbach, Illinois News Network | Apr 25, 2018

The Illinois Retail Merchants Association said Monday that it had obtained emails showing that municipal officials illegally shared local businesses tax information with an outside company that makes money auditing businesses on behalf of local governments.

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