Building Manager Illegally Filed 500 Suits: Tenants

Law360, New York (November 29, 2011, 2:32 PM EST) -- A class of residents at a nine-story Chicago luxury apartment building on Monday accused property manager B&A Associates LLC of operating without a license to conduct business in Illinois and illegally bringing lawsuits against more than 500 tenants.

Court records indicate that many of the lawsuits at issue were for breach of contract, but the tenants' complaint does not specify the claims. Attorneys did not respond to requests for more details.

Jesse Barreiro, who previously sued B&A individually, brought suit on behalf of at least 500...
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