Law Day—May 1, 2015May 2015May 1st is an annual day set aside for many purposes. As you read the words of Chief Justice Rita B. Garman, take a moment to reflect upon the balance between tradition and progress in your practice.
Legislation of noteBy J.A. SebastianNovember 2015Please read the summary of Senate Bill 1447 and provide your comments.
Legislation of noteBy J.A. SebastianSeptember 2015Effective January 1, 2016, Public Act 99-419 amends the Illinois Attorneys Act regulating the licensing of noncitizens, to authorize the Illinois Supreme Court to grant a law license to a person who, in addition to fulfilling the requirements to practice law within this State, satisfies specific requirements.
Recent casesBy Barbara J. BellFebruary 2015Summaries of the recent cases of Robbins v. Department of State Police Merit Board and Richard Reimer v. the Retirement Board of the Fireman’s Annuity & Fund of Chicago.