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Illinois Bar Journal

The Magazine of Illinois Lawyers

November 2004Volume 92Number 11Pages 553-604

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Practice News

568
Illinois Law Update

Administrative Review Act creates right to amend complaint; expert's affidavit is prima facie evidence of med-mal; prepaid calling services subject to regulation; and more.

See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.

Articles

572
Attorney & Client | By
Helen W. Gunnarsson
While some lawyers are nervous about exchanging unencrypted e-mail with clients, others say just do it.
578
Family Law | By
Michael K. Goldberg
The legislature takes another crack at grandparent visitation.
582
Tort Law | By
Judy L. Cates
A plaintiff's-eye view of this important limit on discovery in med-mal cases.
586
Attorney & Client | By
Joseph J. Siprut
Steps company lawyer-business advisors can take to protect attorney-client privilege.
590
Civil Practice | By
Jeffrey A. Parness
This year's conference addressed court funding, litigation expenses, settlement talks, and more.

Columns

558
Letters
A "usable, current summary".
560
President’s Page | By
Ole Bly Pace III
The results of the ISBA law-firm economic survey are in.
598
Finding Illinois Law | By
Thomas Keefe
The question isn't whether to use books, it's how.
600
The Judge’s Corner | By
Hon. Ron Spears
The search for justice yields a solution worthy of Solomon.
601
Estate Planning | By
David Berek
A summary of three new estate-planning laws.