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Illinois Bar Journal

The Magazine of Illinois Lawyers

May 2000Volume 88Number 5Pages 241-296

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Practice News

252
Illinois Law Update

Failure to name state as respondent justifies dismissal; exercising control over contractor's work can lead to liability; and more.

See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.

Articles

260
Intellectual Property | By
William Lynch Schaller
Find out how to reduce the risk that you'll reveal proprietary information during litigation.
268
Tort Law | By
Adam H. Fleischer
A review of new Internet-based theories of liability and the insurance-coverage issues raised by them.
276
Evidence | By
Robert S. Minetz
The Supreme Court Rules should allow deponents who err during depositions to correct their testimony on the errata sheets, this author argues.
280
Employment Law | By
James P. Hanlon
and
James J. Powers
The authors discuss how Alden—which holds that Congress can't subject states to private suits for money damages in state court—may affect future employment ligitation.
285
DUI/Traffic | By
Donald J. Ramsell
Tried-and-true techniques for DUI "breath" and "refusal" trials.

Columns

246
Letters to the Editor
Flood-of-PD-lawsuits prediction all wet?
247
Editor’s Note | By
Stephen C. Buser
Variety the spice of this month's Journal
248
President’s Page | By
Cheryl Niro
Each time I reflect on our recent trip to Africa my first vision is of the little children we met in a tribal village in Zambia.
250
Laureate of the Month
This month's featured honoree: Northwestern University law professor Thomas F. Geraghty.
251
The Lawyer’s Journal | By
Mark S. Mathewson
You've got mail ... from a client ... and it's OK; fraudulent transfers and tenancy by the entirety; and more.
287
Law Office Management & Technology | By
Paul Sullivan
and
Kettie A. Sprenger
Are you keeping up your side of the employer/employee relationship?
289
Legal Communication | By
Maureen B. Collins
To be truly persuasive, don't just write a brief; tell a story.
291
Finding Illinois Law | By
James E. Duggan
Here's a compendium of resources for Illinois workers' comp lawyers.