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Business and Securities Law

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Business and Securities Law Section

  • to monitor developments in legal fields that have particular application to all forms of business, charitable and professional entities, including the related fields of securities and commodities law; and
  • to inform the membership through appropriate means;
  • to review and research applicable laws and propose needed changes;
  • to review and comment on proposed legislation and regulations in these fields;
  • to assist in the improvement of legal practices in these areas; and
  • to contribute to the improvement of the legal climate in Illinois for business, charitable and professional entities.

Recent Related Cases

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Federal Railway Safety Act  |  Petition for Review, Order of U.S. Dept. of Labor

Sparre v. U.S. Dept. of Labor, Nos.18-1105 & 18-2348 Cons. (May 10, 2019) Petition denied

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Corporations  |  1st Dist.

Advantage Marketing Group, Inc. v. Keane, 2019 IL App (1st) 181126 (May 10, 2019) Cook Co., 6th Div, (DELORT) Reversed and remanded.

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Corporations  |  C.D. Ill.

Lowinger v. Oberhelman, No. 18-1863 (May 9, 2019) Affirmed

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Motions to Dismiss  |  1st Dist.

RS Investments Ltd. v. RSM US, LLP, 2019 IL App (1st) 172410 (February 28, 2019) Cook Co., 4th Div, (McBRIDE) Affirmed in part and reversed in part; remanded.

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