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Section Newsletter Articles on Respondent in Discovery

How to use the Respondent in Discovery statute to your advantage By Jamie L. Bas Young Lawyers Division, April 2006 One helpful statute that many young lawyers may not be aware of is the respondent in discovery statute, located at 735 ILCS 5/2-402.
Respondents in Discovery—A useful tool By Martin A. Dolan and Myco T. Dang Tort Law, November 2004 While section 2-402 applies to all civil litigation, this article mainly deals with medical malpractice litigation, and it addresses the issue of respondents in discovery in light of the recent Illinois Appellate Court, First District, ruling in Robinson v. Johnson.