Browse articles by year: 2016 (297)
Judgment and memorandum of judgment expire simultaneously
Illinois Law Update, Page 228
On February 26, 2013, the third district appellate court held that a judgment creditor must revive its judgment and file a memorandum of revived judgment within seven years from the date the original judgment was entered or previously revived.
Limited Scope, Expanded Opportunity
Article, Page 508
Recent Illinois Supreme Court rule changes enable lawyers to represent clients in litigation for only a portion of a case. Proponents say that's good for lawyers, clients, and judges.
Lincoln on the Wall
Column, Page 104
Lincoln was an exemplary but not perfect lawyer - which makes his example all the more inspiring.
Marital property valued on date of dissolution in bifurcated proceeding
Illinois Law Update, Page 124
On December 28, 2012, the Supreme Court of Illinois held that, in a bifurcated marital dissolution proceeding, the date of trial on which marital property must be valued under section 503(f) of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act ("Dissolution Act") refers to the date the judgment for dissolution is rendered.
Marketing Your Practice via Social Media
Article, Page 180
You can find clients on Facebook and LinkedIn. Or, more to the point, they can find you. But be sure to go about it the right way or you'll lose business and run afoul of ethics rules.
Multilingual justice comes to Cook County
LawPulse, Page 554
The Illinois Supreme Court's Access to Justice Commission launches an ambitious program, led by two Cook County judges, to reduce language barriers to court access.