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Illinois Bar Journal
Articles on Unclaimed Property

Cwik: state need not pay interest on unclaimed property By Helen W. Gunnarsson July 2010 Lawpulse, Page 342 The Illinois Supreme Court rules that the state can divest neglectful owners of interest earned on their property while it's in state custody for safekeeping.
Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property act amended. PA 095-1003 May 2009 Illinois Law Update, Page 226 Illinois lawmakers amended section 20 of the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act. 765 ILCS 1025/20.
Found treasure By Helen W. Gunnarsson December 2004 Lawpulse, Page 614 Dividends on unclaimed stock belong to the owner, not the state, the supreme court rules.
Enforcement in place for Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act August 2003 Illinois Law Update, Page 384 The Illinois State Treasurer and the Office of Banks and Real Estate have promulgated joint regulations related to the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act (765 ILCS 1025).
Found Treasure: A Primer on Unclaimed Property in Illinois By Joshua A. Joyce and Hugh F. Drake August 2003 Article, Page 409 Is your client entitled to, or holding, unclaimed property? Here's a review of the Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act.