August 28, 2017
- A Florida developer is not giving up on it’s $10 million takings case. Florida’s Department of Environmental Protection won in the Florida court system against the developer; however, the developer petitioned the United States Supreme Court after Florida’s highest court refused to hear the case.
- A Freedom Mortgage Co. former employee filed a suit against the company based on racial discrimination. The employee, alleged Freedom Mortgage Co. made decisions regarding his employment due to his race; however, a Seventh Circuit panel determined the ex-employee lacked sufficient evidence to prove his claim.
- An Illinois construction company is in trouble with the state’s attorney general’s office. The Illinois attorney general office sued Katlia Construction Inc., alleging the company swindled residents out of more than $300,000 for work not completed or work completed below the industry standard.