Section Newsletter Articles on Damages
Damages available for breach of fiduciary duty
Trusts and Estates
, August 2011
There are multiple remedies available for breach of fiduciary duty in Illinois, and it is clear that one remedy alone may not be sufficient to compensate an injured party.
Establishing actual damages in legal malpractice cases
General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm
, July 2009
What happens when the attorney has been retained to defend a lawsuit and, due to malpractice, misses a defense that results in a judgment being entered against the client? Assuming the client does not have the funds to pay the judgment, has the client suffered actual damages as a result of the attorney’s malpractice? A look at the recent case of Fox v. Seiden.