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In This Issue…
- Addressing the challenge of pro bono legal service
Bench & Bar Section Chair Deane Brown discusses some possible solutions to the challenges of pro bono work.
- Celebrate pro bono – October 22-28, 2017
Check out the list of great programs and events happening around the state during this year’s celebration of Pro Bono Week.
- Social media and judicial ethics
A presence on social media poses potential disciplinary hazards for attorneys and perhaps more so for attorneys who are judges.
- Trial lawyers make bad jurors and I can prove it
Trial lawyers don’t always make the best jurors, as one recent experience in an Illinois court shows.
- Illinois Supreme Court homes in on “at home”
The Illinois Supreme Court recently denied jurisdiction over a nonresident defendant in an insurance dispute that gained widespread attention from major corporations and the Illinois Trial Bar.
- Recent appointments and retirements
Recent changes to Illinois' Judiciary.
Civil Practice Update - Fall 2019
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