Taking the Hell Out of LPLBy Karen J. DilibertAugust 2002Column, Page 431Do you really know what malpractice coverage you're getting under a "claims made and reported" policy? And what does "full prior acts" mean? Read on and make yourself a more informed consumer of lawyers' professional liability (LPL) insurance.
Health insurance coverage for mastectomiesJune 2002Illinois Law Update, Page 288On March 25, 2002, the Illinois Department of Insurance (department) issued emergency amendments to section 5421 of the Illinois Administrative Code. 50 Ill Adm Code 5421.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathSeptember 2001Column, Page 450Two years and time's up for legal malpractice; nightshift-assignment doesn't constitute sex discrimination; and more.
Medicare supplement insuranceSeptember 2001Illinois Law Update, Page 454On June 18, 2001, the Illinois Department of Insurance (department) adopted amendments to section 2008 of the Illinois Administrative Code. 50 Ill Adm Code 2008.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathMarch 2001Column, Page 112Real Property Disclosure Act; legal department summon(s)ed in error; questions of law now collaterally estoppable; and more.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathFebruary 2001Column, Page 56When does may mean must? When it comes to appealing interlocutory orders
Benefits extended to non-union employeesJanuary 2001Illinois Law Update, Page 14On October 27, 2000, the Illinois Department of Central Management Services adopted new amendments to section 303 of the Illinois Administrative Code. 80 Ill Adm Code 303.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathJanuary 2001Column, Page 10Standard of review for fee suits; U.S. Supremes just say no to drug-sniffing dogs at checkpoints; employee claims rejected by 7CA; and more.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathDecember 2000Column, Page 686Extra protection against self-incrimination; grandparents get their (bad) day in court; and more.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathNovember 2000Column, Page 620A lower burden of proof for consumer fraud? Arbitration-award rejection—can secretaries sign after all? and more.
New requirement for issuance of licensesNovember 2000Illinois Law Update, Page 624On August 10, 2000, the Illinois Secretary of State adopted an emergency amendment to section 1030 of the Illinois Administrative Code. 92 Ill Adm Code 1030.
The Lawyer’s JournalBy Bonnie C. McGrathOctober 2000Column, Page 560The illusion of insurance exclusion; lease lacking, landlord loses; OSHA makes house calls; and more.