Publications

Illinois Bar Journal

The Magazine of Illinois Lawyers

November 2000Volume 88Number 11Pages 609-672

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Practice News

624
Illinois Law Update

Trial court did not abuse discretion in allowing deposition testimony; defendant must face custodial interrogation to invoke Miranda; and more.

See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.

Articles

628
Multidisciplinary Practice | By
Elizabeth Ellis
A review of MDP through a report of this year's Allerton House Conference proceedings.
642
Criminal Law and Procedure | By
James G. Fahey
Effective November 1, the Illinois Supreme Court amended Rules 604 and 605 to clear up the confused law of plea-agreement appeals. Read all about it.
648
Evidence | By
Michelle R. Mosby-Scott
and
Michael Todd Scott
A review of self-critical-analysis privilege under federal and state law.
652
Family Law | By
Michael W. Kalcheim
Find out when and how personal goodwill should be valued at divorce, and how to present and cross-examine experts.
659
Indian Law | By
Jennifer L. Nutt Carleton
An outline of Indian-law issues that any lawyer might encounter.

Columns

618
Laureate of the Month
This month's featured honoree: Esther Rothstein.
620
The Lawyer’s Journal | By
Bonnie C. McGrath
A lower burden of proof for consumer fraud? Arbitration-award rejection—can secretaries sign after all? and more.
663
Legal Communication | By
Maureen B. Collins
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, the new edition of the Bluebook is waiting to taunt you with its incomprehensible minutiae.
665
Finding Illinois Law | By
James E. Duggan
Difficult though they may be to research, legislative histories can make a difference in your case. Here's how to find what you need.