Recovering Attorney Fees for Defending Frivolous ClaimsBy Monte L. Mann and John Haarlow, Jr.September 2012Article, Page 474There are two routes to attorney fees for defending frivolous claims - a motion for Rule 137 sanctions and, rarely, a malicious prosecution claim. Here's a look at both.
Nonparty Discovery Under the Federal Arbitration ActBy Mitchell L. Marinello and John Haarlow, Jr.September 2010Article, Page 476The Federal Arbitration Act places sharp limits on a party's ability to obtain information from a nonparty, but it can be done. Here's a guide.
Departing Executives and the Wage Payment ActBy Richard L. Miller and John Haarlow, Jr.March 2008Article, Page 138The Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act can be a powerful tool for departing executives who haven t been properly compensated.