Editor’s columnBy Malcolm L. MorrisBusiness Advice and Financial Planning, September 1999At long last, "The Counselor" arriveth. Our apologies for the delay.
Editor’s columnBy Malcolm L. MorrisBusiness Advice and Financial Planning, April 1999This edition comes a little later than usual, but we think you will agree the wait was worthwhile.
Editor’s columnBy Malcolm L. MorrisBusiness Advice and Financial Planning, January 1999This is a special edition of our newsletter devoted to the section's upcoming collegium.
Editor’s cornerBy John T. PhippsGeneral Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, November 1999ISBA President Cheryl I. Niro has proclaimed the theme of her bar year as the "Lawyer as Healer."
Editor’s noteBy John L. ConlonAdministrative Law, December 1999This edition of the newsletter has articles on important topics for antitrust practitioners.
Editor’s noteBy Michael L. EnglishFederal Taxation, November 1999At the September 24, 1999, meeting of the Federal Taxation Section Council, the members of the council heard a guest presentation by Edith Siler, Senior Attorney with the Office of IRS District Counsel, in Chicago.
Editor’s noteBy Cecilia Hynes GriffinFamily Law, October 1999In order to best serve our readers, we would like to know what topics you would like to see in the newsletter.
Editor’s noteLabor and Employment Law, July 1999This issue contains an interesting article pointing out distinctions between substantive law and remedies under the Illinois Human Rights Act in comparison to federal law.
Editor’s noteReal Estate Law, May 1999In this newsletter, we are treated with three interesting articles involving three diverse topics.
Editor’s noteTrusts and Estates, February 1999Editor's note: This newsletter issue contains a compendium of recent Illinois estate and probate decisions prepared by Donald L. Metzger of Edwardsville, Illinois.
Editor’s note: New publicationState and Local Taxation, March 1999Illinois tax practitioners will want to examine a Research Institute of America publication, "Illinois Tax Handbook." Its author, Mr. Stanley R. Kaminski, is secretary of the State and Local Taxation Section Council. The
Editor’s notesBy Eleanor F. Dein SharpeReal Estate Law, November 1999This issue of Real Property supplies information on both familiar topics and others that may not be familiar to many of us.
Editors’ notesBy Paul A. Meints & Mark E. ZumdahlTrusts and Estates, October 1999This issue is unusual from a couple of perspectives, none of which is really obvious to the reader.
Editor’s notesReal Estate Law, September 1999The first article selected for this issue of Real Property is based on a very recent United States Supreme Court decision and should be of much interest to those practitioners who represent commercial mortgagors or their mortgagees, as well as those involved in mortgage foreclosures.
Editor’s notesBy Paul A. Meints & Mark E. ZumdahlTrusts and Estates, September 1999This first issue of Volume 46 of the Trusts and Estates newsletter contains four articles.
Editor’s notesBy Gary R. GehlbachReal Estate Law, June 1999This issue contains five excellent articles. The first, by Ed Jarot, is an important note on pending Illinois legislation regarding land trusts and of particular interest to attorneys who wish to return to using Illinois land trusts for family gifting purposes, especially to reduce potential taxable estates through annual exclusion gifting.
Editor’s notesTrusts and Estates, May 1999Editor's note: This issue of the Trusts and Estates newsletter contains three interesting articles. The first article is by Deanne Morgan of Saint & Carmichael, P.C., Bloomington, Illinois.
Editor’s notesReal Estate Law, March 1999This newsletter contains articles on two timely mortgage issues.
Editors’ notesState and Local Taxation, February 1999Recently, the mayor of the city of Chicago, Richard M. Daley, and the Cook County assessor, James Houlihan, sponsored a program to provide homeowners, who are on low-income budgets, assistance in financing the payment of their real estate taxes.
Editor’s notesReal Estate Law, February 1999Both articles selected for this issue of Real Property are based on very recent Illinois appellate court decisions, both come out of the First District and, of particular interest to the real estate practitioner, both are Illinois cases of first impression.
Editor’s notesBy Nancy HyzerReal Estate Law, January 1999This issue is mainly devoted to a case law update. The case law contributors are members of the Winnebago County Bar Association who concentrate their practices in real estate law.
An elder-friendly officeElder Law, November 1999In a recent article in the ABA Journal, Jerome Ira Solkoff suggests ways to make a lawyer's office inviting to older persons.
Elderly services officers training programBy Mardyth E. PollardElder Law, April 1999The state of Illinois is the national leader in becoming the first in the nation to provide elderly services officers (ESO) training.
Electronic imaging of court documentsBench and Bar, December 1999On October 1, 1999, the Illinois Supreme Court entered the following administrative order (M.R. 16182): Until further order of the Court, St. Clair County is authorized to function as a pilot site for electronic imaging of documents filed in traffic (TR) cases.
The emerging role of efficiencies in merger analysisBy Michele R. Namm & Rebecca A.D. NelsonDecember 1999The past few years have witnessed increasing merger activity and the corresponding evolution of the methodology for analyzing the competitive impact of mergers.
Eminent domain—public use and private benefitBy John H. BrechinLocal Government Law, November 1999An essential element of any valid eminent domain action is that the property be taken to benefit the public instead of private individuals.