Barely a year into a 15-year deal, a union representing more than 12,000 government employees in the Chicago area broke the lease on its headquarters in Des Plaines and moved to new quarters in Park Ridge.

Teamsters Local 700's actions have prompted a lawsuit against the union by its old landlords, who are claiming damages "in the millions of dollars."
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