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Articles From Stephen C. Buser

Illinois Nursing Home Litigation 2000

By Stephen C. Buser
June
2000
Column
Page 302
For years lawyers ignored clients who wanted to file suit against a nursing home.

An Overview of Illinois Nursing Home Litigation

By Stephen C. Buser and Harriet H. Hamilton
June
2000
Article
Page 316
A practice-oriented review of Illinois and federal statutes and cases governing nursing home lawsuits.

Variety the spice of this month’s Journal

By Stephen C. Buser
May
2000
Column
Page 247
Variety the spice of this month's Journal

The supreme court review — ’99 edition

By Stephen C. Buser
April
2000
Column
Page 187
The supreme court review — '99 edition

Notice Our New Look for the Journal

By Stephen C. Buser
March
2000
Column
Page 119
If the Journal looks different somehow this month, don't adjust your set;

Winning topic for Lincoln-Award winner

By Stephen C. Buser
February
2000
Column
Page 58
Winning topic for Lincoln-Award winner

Editor’s Note

By Stephen C. Buser
December
1999
Column
Page 627
Managed-care reform statute takes effect on 1/1/00.

Editor’s Note

By Stephen C. Buser
November
1999
Column
Page 567

Editor’s Note

By Stephen C. Buser
October
1999
Column
Page 511
Lincoln Award Contest; the Journal is the Winner

Editor’s Note

By Stephen C. Buser
September
1999
Column
Page 450
Grandparents have rights, too.

Admissibility of prior injuries vetted in this month’s IBJ

By Stephen C. Buser
August
1999
Column
Page 398
This month's Journal features an article by Chicago trial judge Barbara McDonald on a much-discussed topic of late among tort practitioners ; the fifth district's Brown v Baker decision and its impact on the same-part-of-the-body rule. 

QILDRO, eavesdropping, damages, and more

By Stephen C. Buser
July
1999
Column
Page 346
If matrimonial law is part of your practice, you won't want to miss Ronda Glenn's and Michelle Mosby-Scott's timely article on Illinois' QILDRO law, which took effect just days before this issue of the Journal arrived in your mailbox. 

Visit E-Commerce Article Online and “Ask the Authors”

By Stephen C. Buser
June
1999
Column
Page 295
The lineup for this month's IBJ reflects the Internet's immense impact on business, the workplace, and the law.

Supreme court review — online, with link to the full-text opinions

By Stephen C. Buser
May
1999
Column
Page 235
Once again we've called upon members of the Appellate Lawyers Association to look back on the preceding supreme court year, and once again they've delivered a thoughtful and thorough review.

Dynasty trusts, employee-discharge pointers, and more

By Stephen C. Buser
March
1999
Column
Page 123
For you estate planners, we offer an article by Messrs. Margolin and Weinstein on the interplay between dynasty trusts and that law-student's nightmare, the rule against perpetuities.

A Science Lesson for Lawyers

By Stephen C. Buser
January
1999
Column
Page 6
Though we've examined the law of DNA evidence in the Journal, we haven't reviewed the science of DNA testing; until this issue, beginning on page 18.

IBJ full text now online

By Stephen C. Buser
December
1998
Column
Page 654
TV lawyer dramas aside, closing arguments really are a critical moment in every trial. In this issue, Jeffrey Kroll outlines the dos and don't of closings for Illinois lawyers.

Perspectives on Lawyer Malpractice

By Stephen C. Buser
November
1998
Column
Page 586
This month's IBJ features a pair of articles that deal in some way with lawyer civil liability.

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