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In This Issue…
- Bench & Bar addresses attacks on the rule of law
A note from the chair of the Bench & Bar Section Council, David W. Inlander.
- Efficiency, economy, and consistency: 2018-2019 amendments to the Federal Rules
The 2018-2019 amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure communicate a steady resolve to have the Rules evolve with the times through principles of efficiency, economy, and consistency.
- Thoughts on human nature and attorney discipline
Hon. Steve Pacey (ret.) reflects on the disciplinary process.
- Recent appointments and retirements
Recent changes to Illinois' judiciary.
And the Hits Just Keep Coming: State, Local, and Property Taxes in the 2020s
January 30 | Chicago, Webcast
LIVE WEB - Civil Appeal Basics: Handling an Appeal in the Illinois Appellate Court
February 26 | Webcast
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