Class Action Lawsuit

Consumers Of Babies “R” Us, Toys “R” Us Baby Products Eligible For Settlement From Class Action Suit

Consumers who purchased a number of baby products at Babies “R” Us or Toys “R” Us are now eligible for compensation following a class-action lawsuit.

06/04/2014

Jon Burge

No Class-Action Suit For Alleged Burge Torture Victims

Judge Paul P. Biebel Jr. also said he came up with a “remedy” for the unfortunate chapter in Chicago history” by assigning David Yellen, the dean of Loyola Law School as a “special master” to identify legitimate claims of torture by incarcerated men

03/13/2014

A Chicago traffic scene. (CBS)

Indiana Drivers May Be Eligible For Refund

If you own a car in the State of Indiana, you might be eligible for a little extra cash.

01/23/2014

The CTA's new Ventra card. (CBS)

Transit Rider Files Ventra-Related Lawsuit Against CTA

A CTA bus rider has filed a federal lawsuit alleging breach of contract and consumer fraud. Among his complaints, he says he was wrongly charged for making calls to the CTA’s customer service center.

10/11/2013

(File photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Temp Workers File Class-Action Lawsuit Against Walmart

A lawsuit claims Walmart and its staffing agencies failed to follow federal minimum wage and overtime laws when it required temporary workers to appear early for work, stay late to complete work and work through lunches and breaks.

10/22/2012

Bad Gas

Class Action Lawsuit Planned In BP Bad Gas Crisis

Drivers whose vehicles have been affected by bad gas from BP are threatening to take action.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2012

Yelp! offers user reviews of businesses and services. (Yelp/CBS)

2 Investigators: Businesses Yelping About Review-Driven Web Site

Some Chicago business owners say they felt pressured to advertise with Yelp or face negative consequences. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman looks at how the popular website arranges its reviews.

02/27/2012

Samsung logo (CBS)

2 Investigators: Some Samsung TVs Won’t Turn Back On; Owners Get Repair Bills

Samsung Electronics is now admitting that millions of its flat screen TV’s may have problems that cause them to just shut down. As 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports, owners have been complaining about it for years and were unable to get help.

02/09/2012

Court Case Graphic

Laid Off CPS Teacher Sues Board of Ed. For Recall Laws Violation

A laid off Chicago Public Schools teacher filed a proposed class action lawsuit Tuesday against the city’s Board of Education, claiming the firings violated recall laws.

06/14/2011