A critical look at legislation "decoupling" Illinois' estate tax from the federal credit.
January 2004 • Volume 92 • Number 1 • Pages 1–52
How to review the DCFS investigative file, appeal an indicated finding, conduct discovery, and prepare for the administrative review hearing.
The court issue a TRO against your client without notice and based on a frivolous theory. What can you do?
A federal appellate decision limited Medicare's subrogation interest in settlement proceeds, but the new Medicare reform law legislatively overturned the court and expands the lien.
A new law allows a title insurance company to file a certificate of release for any paid-off mortgage.
One of the plums of this position as the president of your Illinois State Bar Association is the opportunity to speak to newly admitted attorneys at the swearing-in ceremony conducted by the Illinois Supreme Court.
The key: make sure you're recognized as an "expert," especially by prospective clients.
Like a house, a brief needs a solid framework, intricate inner workings, and an attractive appearance.
Sometimes research still works best with books, and sometimes it works better on the computer. We're still trying to figure out why and when.