April 2020 • Volume 108 • Number 4 • Pages 1-52
Court provides inadequate self-defense jury instruction; multimillion-dollar oil-leak verdict reversed; open-and-obvious doctrine closed for elevator doors; and more.
See cases, legislation, and administrative agencies.
It’s time to take a closer look at how you’re protecting your data.
Understanding notices of appeal, which are the jurisdictional gateway to the Illinois Appellate Court.
Avoid common pitfalls to ensure you don’t lose your appeal before you even file it.
Have you considered adding restorative-justice techniques to your dispute-resolution tool kit?
Recognizing a few special contributions from members of our evolving Supreme Court.
Find a qualified ISBA member when a case falls outside of your area of practice.
If you operate a website, become aware of the information it’s collecting from visitors.
Consider revisiting basic conflict-of-interest rules to sharpen your ethical vision.
Turning your own cheek when dealing with all the inconsiderate people out there.