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Illinois Bar Journal

The Magazine of Illinois Lawyers

July 2013Volume 101Number 7Pages 321-376

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Practice News

336
Illinois Law Update

Court rejects assignment of claim against insolvent insurer; surcharge for strip clubs benefits sexual assault crisis centers; adult hosts of underage drinkers may face charges; and more.

See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.

Articles

340
ISBA | By
Janan Hanna
ISBA members can earn up to 15 MCLE credit hours per year at their computers and mobile devices. Here's how it works.
344
Family Law / Social Media | By
Adam C. Kibort
A look at Facebook-related issues that arise during divorce and suggestions for advising your clients.
348
Evidence | By
Hon. Gino L. DiVito
,
Brian C. Haussmann
, and
John M. Fitzgerald
Illinois Rule of Evidence 502 and the Center Partners decision mean fewer business discussions fall outside attorney-client privilege.
352
Appellate Practice | By
Hon. John C. Anderson
A reviewing court can be an intimidating place for the occasional appellate practitioner. These tips will help put you at ease.
360
Employment Law / Immigration | By
Douglas A. Hass
Employers are barred from hiring people not legally authorized to work in the U.S. They're also forbidden from discriminating against noncitizens. Here's how they can avoid the squeeze.

Columns

328
President’s Page | By
Paula H. Holderman
ISBA is taking steps to increase its value to Illinois lawyers.
367
Best of ISBA Newsletters
Advising commercial drivers about traffic tickets, and why the next will you draft should have a supplemental needs trust provision.
368
Finding Illinois Law | By
Tom Gaylord
The new Bad Law Bot flags negative treatment of cases.
370
Ethics | By
Charles J. Northrup
You don't have to respond to unsolicited email, but there's a right way if you do.