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Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Matthew Sheynes

The Changing Contours of the Illinois Tort of Negligent Misrepresentation By Matthew Sheynes July 2002 Article, Page 362 Since the introduction of the Moorman doctrine, the pleading requirements for negligent misrepresentation have grown complicated. Here's a tour of the new legal landscape.
The Moorman Doctrine Today: A Look at Illinois’ Economic-Loss Rule By Hon. Sheldon Gardner and Matthew Sheynes August 2001 Article, Page 406 The doctrine, which precludes tort recovery for purely economic damages, was supposed to reduce the tension between contract and tort law. But has it?