September 2004 • Volume 92 • Number 9 • Pages 441-496
Allowing property to pass intestate not "giving"; rape victims' "prior sexual activity" inadmissible; Illinois restricts use of SS#s; and more.
See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.
A guide through the steps required under IMDMA to recover fees from the other side.
How does parents' post-marital sexual behavior affect their right to custody and visitation? A look at Illinois law.
Thomas empowers courts to use an ex-spouse's pension benefits to meet maintenance and support obligations.
Till lowers the interest rate most Chapter 13 debtors pay to secured creditors. Here's post-Till guide to calculating rates.
The author examines the right to non-suit in Illinois and opines that it should be limited.
In the recent ISBA economic poll, we asked survey recipients what the ISBA could do to improve the economics of the practice.
It takes time to train fledgling lawyers to write well. But the time you invest now will pay dividends later.
More and more information is available on state agency Web sites, much of it useful to lawyers and – best of all – free.