Fighting UPL after Downtown DisposalBy Kimberly GlasfordNovember 2013Article, Page 574Downtown Disposal held that a layman's UPL on behalf of a corporation does not automatically void the proceedings. But the author argues that lawyers still have many UPL-fighting tools.
The high court empowers the ARDC to go after UPLBy Helen W. GunnarssonJanuary 2012LawPulse, Page 10New rules give the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission authority to prosecute actions for the unauthorized practice of law.
The supreme court latest UPL case: a mixed blessingBy Helen W. GunnarssonJune 2005LawPulse, Page 274The supreme court allows nonlawyer lenders to charge for preparing mortgages but reaffirms that drafting and filling out real estate documents is the practice of law.
Murphy’s Law: A judge says “no” to UPLBy Helen W. GunnarssonJuly 2003LawPulse, Page 326An Illinois-based federal district judge takes a bold stand against UPL, and the seventh circuit affirms.
Fighting UPLBy Helen W. GunnarssonNovember 2001LawPulse, Page 564The ISBA's three-front war against the unauthorized practice of law is proceeding.
The Fight Against UPL ContinuesBy Tim EatonJuly 2001Column, Page 336Traditionally, the inaugural President's Page is devoted to the new president's own programs for the coming year or to giving him or her an opportunity to share some personal insights or words of wisdom.