Elder Law

Consumer Law

Feds cite ‘epidemic’ of debt-collection abuse, charge 7 individuals and company in ongoing probe

Elder Law

Elder law attorney accused of stealing from clients and estates takes plea, will forfeit $3M

Privacy Law

Will Illinois become the sixth state to allow granny cams in nursing homes?

Trials & Litigation

Federal suit claims family members were banned from mom’s nursing home over social media posts

Real Estate & Property Law

Neighbor of chief federal prosecutor faces graffiti charge for tagging boundary fence

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer accused in $6M client theft won’t face criminal or civil trial; where money went is unknown

White-Collar Crime

Judge cites danger of ‘sucker lists’ in refusing to release names of ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ victims

Entertainment & Sports Law

Lawyer claims Donald Sterling threatened to take him out; judge denies injunction

Elder Law

Judge says ‘Top 40’ radio personality Casey Kasem must be fed, hydrated and medicated

Elder Law

Daughter of hospitalized Casey Kasem, rather than his wife, will make medical decisions, judge rules

Elder Law

Court OKs independent medical exam of ailing legendary DJ Casey Kasem

Elder Law

Where is legendary ‘Top 40’ DJ? Judge appoints lawyer to find Casey Kasem, 82 and ailing

Tort Law

Male strippers caused emotional distress to nursing home resident, suit alleges

White-Collar Crime

Elder law attorney charged in $2M theft, accused of helping senior care company owner strip clients

Elder Law

Elderly woman is jailed once again after food is discovered in her yard

Juries

Every juror in nursing home case failed to reveal past litigation; judge ponders the remedy

Trusts & Estates

Night nurse for reclusive heiress seeks piece of $300 million estate

Elder Law

Onetime millionaire left destitute after guardianship litigation settles with law firm

Criminal Justice

Estate planning lawyer gets 6 years in $46 million scheme preying on terminally ill

Elder Law

Crowdfunding sought to return elderly veteran to his apartment