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Illinois Bar Journal

The Magazine of Illinois Lawyers

December 2013Volume 101Number 12Pages 597-648

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Practice News

Articles

616
Law Practice Management | By
Janan Hanna
What does the Affordable Care Act mean to law firms as employers and lawyers as consumers? Here's a thumbnail sketch.
620
Second Amendment | By
Caitlyn G. McEvoy
Key provisions of concealed carry take effect next month. Here's a practical guide to the new law.
624
Civil Practice | By
Andrew W. Vail
and
Tiffany M. Cartwright
These tips from seasoned judges and attorneys can help you incorporate juror questioning into your trials.
626
Employment Law | By
Christopher Keleher
As courts grapple with whether unpaid internships violate minimum wage laws, businesses - including law firms - should review their programs.
632
Workers' Compensation | By
Brad A. Elward
The Illinois Supreme Court recently applied the mailbox rule to filings for circuit-court review of Workers' Compensation Commission rulings. Here's what it means.
638
Civil Practice | By
Jeffrey A. Parness
Social media use by lawyers and other technology topics were on the agenda of the 2013 Allerton Conference.

Columns

602
Comments
More about Earlywine.
604
President's Page | By
Paula H. Holderman
Happy Holidays from the ISBA.
605
A Message from the President-Elect | By
Richard D. Felice
Nominate yourself for a section council or committee for 2014-15.
640
Best of Discussions
Should you put springing clauses in your health care and property POAs?
642
Every Lawyer's Guide To… | By
Peter S. Trotter
Good teamwork is the key to success.
644
Loss Prevention | By
Karen Erger
Prepare for the unlikely event of malpractice - alleged or real.