Deal or No Deal
A summary of Tielke v. Auto Owners Insurance Co., which involves mistakes made by both a trial judge and a plaintiff’s attorney as well as a possible ethical violation by a defense counsel.
An introduction to the issue from the editor, John L. Nisivaco.
An introduction to the issue by John L. Nisivaco.
Expert Testimony in the Age of Disinformation
In today’s information-based society, there is a fine line between the court’s proper deference to the jury and its obligation to ensure that verdicts are supported by the evidence.
Illinois Plaintiff as Bystander Cases
An analysis of how damages are awarded in “plaintiff as bystander” cases where the plaintiff did not incur severe physical injury but suffers an emotional disturbance as the result of negligent physical contact.