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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Federal Civil Practice Section

  • to enhance knowledge and professional capabilities of lawyers who practice civil law in the United States District Courts in Illinois;
  • to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas among and between practitioners and federal judges;
  • to review and make recommendations concerning federal legislation and proposed changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and federal district court rules that affect federal civil practice;
  • to promote communication through seminars and newsletters.

Recent Related Cases

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Election Law  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

McCoy v. Chicago Heights Election Commission, No. 16-3463 (January 22, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Evidence  |  S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.

Hamden v. Indiana University Health North Hospital, No. 16-1074 (January 22, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Food and Drug Administration  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Guilbeau v. Pfizer Inc., No. 17-2056 (January 19, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Election Law  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Segovia v. U.S., No. 16-4240 (January 18, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Illinois Sex Offender Registration Act  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Johnson v. Madigan, No. 16-3189 (January 17, 2018) Affirmed

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