Section Newsletter Articles on Promissory Estoppel
Boys, be careful what you promise
Commercial Banking, Collections, and Bankruptcy
, June 2010
Illinois unequivocally recognized the use of promissory estoppel as a cause of action in the Illinois Supreme Court case of Newton Tractor Sales, Inc. v. Kubota Tractor Corporation.
Promissory estoppel: Shield or sword?
Civil Practice and Procedure
, February 2006
According to the court’s majority in the Fifth District’s decision of DeWitt v. Fleming, promissory estoppel may be used as a defense but not as a cause of action.