Publications

Illinois Bar Journal

The Magazine of Illinois Lawyers

June 2005Volume 93Number 6Pages 265-320

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Practice News

280
Illinois Law Update

Failure to register under SCR 721 (c) not UPL; increased mandatory minimum for domestic battery; Illinois Procurement Code amended; and more.

See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.

Articles

284
Estate Planning / General Practice | By
Helen W. Gunnarsson
Advance directives aren't as simple as most people think. Here's how to help clients tailor POAs and living wills to their wishes.
290
Family Law | By
Thomas J. Kasper
Orders of protection can become part of the gamesmanship of divorce. Here's how to represent plaintiffs and defendants in OP proceedings.
294
Estate Planning | By
Ray J. Koenig
and
Adam S. Kornblatt
Suppose your client was left out of a will — can he contest it? This article discusses the legal landscape.
298
Real Estate Law | By
Roger L. Price
The author reviews recent decisions on the constitutional validity of the Act and recommends legislative action.
304
Corporations | By
Anjali C. Das
A look at common D&O policy provisions and exclusions with a view toward helping lawyers advise corporate clients.

Columns

270
Letters
An Impartial Look at Tort Reform?
272
President’s Page | By
Ole Bly Pace III
A reflection on the bar year.an for it.
312
Business Law | By
Lin Hanson
Involuntary dissolution for failure to pay taxes or fees can put directors and officers at risk.
314
Civil Practice | By
James E. Pfander
Under current doctrine, foreign mass-tort plaintiffs are often left with little or nothing.
316
Risk Prevention | By
Karen Erger
Would you want to read that e-mail in the newspaper? Think before you send.