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What Led Chicago to Sue DoorDash and Grubhub

The filings may have been a surprise, but the reasoning behind the lawsuits was not a secret

Chicago Sues Grubhub and DoorDash for Allegedly Scamming Basically Everyone: Restaurants, Drivers, and Customers

The lawsuits have been universally celebrated by restaurant owners who feel the companies have gaslit them throughout the pandemic

Tamale Guy Strikes Deal to Move to Randolph Restaurant Row

How FDA’s Johnson & Johnson Pause Affects Chicago’s Restaurants

Tank Noodle Must Return $150K Pandemic Grant to Illinois After Federal Wage Theft Investigation

Tank Noodle Pays Out Nearly $700,000 to Employees After Federal Wage Theft Investigation

Chicago Restaurants Earn Small Win in Legal Battle for Pandemic Business Interruption Insurance Claims

Chicago-Area Pizzeria Owner Allegedly Used Shoe Camera to Film Young Female Employees

Suburban Doughnut Shop’s Viral Social Media Plea Leads to 10K Sales Over 72 Hours

Ex-Acadia Worker Asks Yelp and Microsoft For Data to Unmask Creator of Harassing Website in Ryan McCaskey Case

Headquarters Caught in Legal Battle Over Proposed Pilsen Arcade Bar

Avondale’s Popular Riverfront Brewery Faces Eviction

Acadia Chef Ryan McCaskey Has Moved to Maine

Acadia Chef Ryan McCaskey Countersues Against Ex-Employee in Harassment Case

Chicago’s World Famous Garrett Popcorn Pivots to Grocery Stores Sales

Restaurants Continue to Adapt to Illinois’ Indoor Dining Ban

Chicago Restaurants Plead For Help As Indoor Dining Ban Goes Into Effect

Chicago Reckons With Latest Indoor Dining Ban

Chicago Has 18 of the Top 100 Highest-Grossing Restaurants in the U.S.

Illinois Restaurant Sues Over COVID-19 Indoor Service Ban

Judge Extends No-Contact Order for Acadia Chef Accused of Harassment

Acadia Chef Accused of Spearheading Retaliatory Harassment Campaign Against Former Server

The campaign is allegedly retaliation for accusations made about the culture at the Michelin-starred restaurant through the Instagram account The86dlist

Chicago Vegan Company Sues Oklahoma Over Packaging Label Law

Restaurant Lobbyists Want Lightfoot to Let More Diners Eat Indoors

Richard’s Bar Sued by Family of Slain Stabbing Victim

California Clipper Landlord Fires Back at Brendan Sodikoff With Back Rent Lawsuits

Alinea to Serve Diners Michelin-Caliber Meals on a Rooftop

Delta Owners Reconcile, Plan to Reopen Next Month in Wicker Park

Chicago Fast-Food Workers Say Companies Aren’t Protecting Them From COVID-19

Wicker Park Bar Owner Accuses Investor of Stealing $145K PPP Loan in Lawsuit

Lost Lake, Parson’s Among Group Suing Over COVID-19 Insurance Claims

River West’s Maillard Tavern Is the Latest Restaurant to Take on the Insurance Industry Over COVID-19 Losses