July 2015 • Volume 103 • Number 7 • Pages 1-60
Relation back applies to amended complaint substituting proper special administrator; New rules for guarantee funds under Home Equity Assurance Act; and more.
See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.
ISBA President Umberto Davi arrived as a 14-year-old from Sicily and rose to success in law and life.
Q. The finance company sent my client the title to her truck, along with the contract stamped "paid in full." A year later they're saying they made a mistake. Can I hold them to their release?
Q. My client, a municipality, must have water tested every day. Are they subject to the consecutive-work-day limits of the One Day Rest in Seven Act?
Parents have the right to administer corporal punishment in Illinois, unless it's counter to the best interest of the child.
A Cook County judge rules that categorically denying court supervision for 'excessive speeding' is unconstitutional.
Lawyers representing clients who are both divorcing and bringing a p.i. claim should work together.
Unless they have reasonable suspicion, police may not extend an otherwise completed traffic stop to conduct a dog sniff.
Can the veil of limited liability be pierced in a statutory Illinois LLC? Courts have struggled to decide.
The Journal gets a redesign for the first time in more than a decade.
Digital assets, passing the bar
America is a place where a 14-year-old from Sicily has the freedom and opportunity to prosper.
Protect clients' digital information; use post-engagement review calls to get client referrals; a new DUI app?
The Good Wife poses ethical puzzlers for Illinois lawyers.
A closer look at this repository of federal legislative and administrative resources.