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Nemeroff Law Offices Blog

Nemeroff Law Offices Blog

Covers personal injury news.

http://www.chicagoinjurylawyer.pro/category/blog/
  • Dec 5

    Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit?

    Who can file a wrongful death lawsuit?
    At this time of the year, I like to go back and reflect upon previous blog posts. One in particular stays with me, it is that of the Delia and Marvin family. It started as a normal Tuesday morning in the City of Chicago for this family. What…
  • Apr 19

    Check out the new Nemeroff Law Offices website

    Check out the new Nemeroff Law Offices website
    Friends, Excited for the launch of our new and improved website. Please check it out at: www.chicagoinjurylawyer.pro/ Would love to hear your thoughts on the site. David Nemeroff, Nemeroff Law Office
  • Aug 10

    Watch Kong: Skull Island (2017) Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download

    Watch Kong: Skull Island (2017) Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download
    Quality: HDTitle : Kong: Skull IslandDirector : Jordan Vogt-Roberts.Release : 2017-03-08Language : English.Runtime : 118 min.Genre : Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Fantasy.Synopsis : Movie ‘Kong: Skull Island’ was released in…
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Vasilatos Injury Law Blog

Vasilatos Injury Law Blog

Covers workers' compensation, personal injury, and social security disability.

http://www.vcinjurylaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 22

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  • Apr 22

    Meilleurs Prix pour tous les clients / Motilium Generique Livraison Rapide

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  • Apr 22

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    How Much Antabuse 500 mg generic Generic Antabuse How To order Cheap Antabuse Generic. Generic Antabuse (disulfiram) is used to treat chronic alcoholism by affecting the metabolism and digestion of alcohol, creating an unpleasant physical…
Rank this Week: 3084

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Illinois Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois divorce law. From Michael Roe.

http://www.illinoisdivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 22

    Divorce and BPD: Traits of Anger in Borderline Personalitie

    Divorce and BPD: Traits of Anger in Borderline Personalitie
    Representing many clients through the past 20+ years in relationships with people with borderline traits, it is helpful to see new artciles that discuss the experiences of people in these relationships. Here, a discussion about the triggering…
  • Apr 18

    Illinois Divorce: Stress and Anxiety

    Illinois Divorce: Stress and Anxiety
    One of the priviledges that I have as a lawyer for some wonderful people going through a significant life change is the ability to interface with them about anxiety and depression. In some cases, the symptoms are being experienced by the…
  • Apr 5

    Illinois Divorce and BPD: Can it be Overcome?

    Illinois Divorce and BPD: Can it be Overcome?
    Is it possible for someone with BPD to overcome it by themselves with awareness? The short answer is no. The basic reasons why someone cannot overcome Borderline Personality Disorder on their own are: It is hard to be objective about…
Rank this Week: 1842

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By Law Offices of David L. Freidberg, P.C.

http://www.chicagocriminallawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 21

    Terrorist Threats in Chicago

    Terrorist Threats in Chicago
    Making terrorist threats is a serious crime that can lead to significant terms of custody. This is particularly true in this age of international terrorism, which has the capability of harming thousands of people. The global definitions hold…
  • Apr 19

    Revenge Porn in Chicago: The Law and Privacy Issue

    Revenge Porn in Chicago: The Law and Privacy Issue
    Revenge porn is a crime that is gaining prominence in the age of social media. The law in Chicago took some time to catch up with the reality that some victims were being exposed to serious danger. By 2015, the state legislature had decided…
  • Apr 14

    Domestic Abuse in Chicago: Where the Law Intersects with Family Dispute

    Domestic Abuse in Chicago: Where the Law Intersects with Family Dispute
    The state will always interfere in domestic relationships if there is a threat of harm or actual harm to one of the parties. The most common trigger for a prosecution is physical violence. However, lately there has been some consideration of…
Rank this Week: 1227

Central Illinois Paralegal

Central Illinois Paralegal

News, opinions, job postings and continuing legal education information for the Central Illinois paralegal.

http://www.icclaw.net/
  • Apr 21

    Position with Afni, Bloomington, IL

    Position with Afni, Bloomington, IL
    Afni is hiring a Regulatory Lead who will be responsible for leadership of the regulatory portion of the compliance department. The Lead is also tasked with a variety of legal duties including, but not limited to, licensing application and…
  • Apr 17

    Paralegal - Peoria

    Paralegal - Peoria
    PARALEGALSeeking highly qualified paralegal.  Willing to pay market-leading compensation.  Submit resume, including skills, to:Jerold I. Horn401 Main Street, Suite 1650Peoria, IL 61602jihorn@aol.comFax (309) 676-2779
  • Apr 11

    Great way to gain experience and network!

    Great way to gain experience and network!
    FOR IMMEDIATE POSTINGJOB ANNOUNEMENTAvailable:  ImmediatelyThe Bloomington office of Prairie State Legal Services is seeking a legal secretary (37.5 hours). Job Description: The legal secretary will participate in a full range of…
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Lake County Illinois Car Accident…

Lake County Illinois Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers car, bike and train accidents. By Elman Law Group LLC.

http://www.lakecountyillinoiscaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 21

    Fatal Multi-Vehicle Accident On Route 41 In North Chicago

    Fatal Multi-Vehicle Accident On Route 41 In North Chicago
    There was a fatal multi-vehicle (MVA) accident on Route 41 in North Chicago early Friday (April 21, 2017) morning. Details on the accident appear limited at this time.  Reasons for the crash have not been publicly disclosed. According to…
  • Apr 10

    Man Dies Following Vehicle Rollover Accident Near Gurnee

    Man Dies Following Vehicle Rollover Accident Near Gurnee
    There was a fatal single-vehicle accident early Monday morning (April 10, 2017) near Gurnee. The crash resulted in the death of a 25-year-old man. First responders were called to the accident at approximately 1:10 a.m. An excerpt regarding…
  • Apr 7

    “Head-On Collision” Involving Car And Semi Truck On Route 120 Near Round Lake

    “Head-On Collision” Involving Car And Semi Truck On Route 120 Near Round Lake
    There was a “head-on collision” involving a car and semi truck Thursday afternoon (April 6, 2017) on Route 120 near Round Lake. According to preliminary crash investigation findings by the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, the…
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The White Law Group's Securities…

The White Law Group's Securities Fraud Blog

Covers securities fraud cases, investment fraud practices and securities industry regulations.

http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com/securities-fraud/blog/
  • Apr 21

    Berthel Fisher Charged with Failure to Supervise.

    Berthel Fisher Charged with Failure to Supervise.
    FINRA Sues Berthel Fisher and Jeffrey Dragon, former advisor According to reports, FINRA is charging Berthel Fisher with failure to supervise sales of unit investment trusts. The company, which has 350 representatives operating in 230 branch…
  • Apr 21

    Vertical US Recovery Fund Investment Losse

    Vertical US Recovery Fund Investment Losse
    Recovery of Investment Losses in Vertical US Recovery Fund Have you suffered losses investing in Vertical US Recovery Fund? If so, The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses by filing a FINRA Dispute Resolution claim…
  • Apr 21

    UDF III Secondary Market Offer

    UDF III Secondary Market Offer
    Recovery of Investment Losses in UDF III Have you suffered losses investing in UDF III? If so, the attorneys at The White Law Group may be able to help you recover your losses by filing a FINRA Arbitration claim against the brokerage firm…
Rank this Week: 125

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Illinois Nursing Home Abuse Blog

Covers Illinois nursing homes and information for nursing home residents, family members, ombudsmen, resident advocates, elder law attorneys and nursing home staff. By Levin & Perconti.

http://blog.levinperconti.com/
  • Apr 21

    Psychotropic Drugs Frequently Misused in Nursing Facilitie

    Psychotropic Drugs Frequently Misused in Nursing Facilitie
    The daughter of a Greeneville, TN man has settled a lawsuit against her father’s nursing home after he was given several powerful psychotropic medications that were not clinically warranted for a…
  • Apr 17

    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ‘Immediate Jeopardy’ Citations on the Rise

    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ‘Immediate Jeopardy’ Citations on the Rise
    With a newly named adminstrator at the head of Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), LeadingAge, a group supposedly dedicated to the health and welfare of those in nursing homes, has taken advantage of a fresh set of ears.…
  • Apr 12

    Woman Dies at Warren Barr North Shore After Staff Misread Chart

    Woman Dies at Warren Barr North Shore After Staff Misread Chart
    A 52 year old woman has died after a nursing assistant did nothing to resuscitate her, even though she was not a DNR patient. A DNR refers to a ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ order, a legal document that indicates a patient does not…
Rank this Week: 291

Chicago Lawyer Blog

Chicago Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury. By Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.

http://www.salvilaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 21

    Chicago Car Accident Attorney Throws Support Behind Aldermen’s Anti-Texting and Driving Resolution

    Chicago Car Accident Attorney Throws Support Behind Aldermen’s Anti-Texting and Driving Resolution
    CHICAGO (April 24, 2017) – With deadly crashes on the rise across the United States, two Chicago aldermen have called upon the Chicago Police Department to implement new technology that would better enforce the city’s traffic laws…
  • Apr 21

    One killed in Waukegan 3 car rollover crash

    One killed in Waukegan 3 car rollover crash
    WAUKEGAN, Ill. (April 21, 2017) – A fatal rollover crash involving three vehicles in north suburban Waukegan closed Route 41 in both directions during the Friday morning commute. READ MORE | WGN TV reports on deadly Waukegan crash…
  • Apr 19

    Salvi Law April Pet of the Month: Adoptable Dog Lady

    Salvi Law April Pet of the Month: Adoptable Dog Lady
    CHICAGO (April 19, 2017) – The Illinois personal injury law firm of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C. has committed to finding local adoptable pets a loving home in 2017. We have teamed up with the Anti Cruelty Society in…
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Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Illinois Medical Malpractice Blog

Covers medical malpractice cases, news and issues with a focus on Illinois. From Levin & Perconti.

http://medicalmalpractice.levinperconti.com/
Rank this Week: 183

Shaw Family Law Blog

Shaw Family Law Blog

Covers Illinois family law.

http://www.kanecountydivorceattorneys.com/st-charles-lawyers
  • Apr 21

    Reasons Why Couples Divorce

    Reasons Why Couples Divorce
    The American Psychological Association (APA) tells us that in the United States alone, more than 90 percent of people marry by the age of 50, but that 40 to 50 percent of couples end up divorcing. When it comes to subsequent marriages, the…
  • Apr 14

    Legal Separation or Divorce?

    Legal Separation or Divorce?
    Over the years, an array of opinions has surfaced over the subject of legal separation before divorce. For most people, the term “separation” on its own sends off immediate warning signs that something must be wrong in the…
  • Apr 7

    Staying Together for the Sake of the Children

    Staying Together for the Sake of the Children
    There is no greater dilemma for parents exploring the possibility of divorce than deciding whether or not to go through with the process for the sake of the children. There is much at stake where kids are concerned when deciding to end a…
Rank this Week: 311

Roscich & Martel Law Firm LLC Blog

Roscich & Martel Law Firm LLC Blog

Covers Illinois family law and estate planning needs.

http://www.randrattys.com/napervilledivorceattorney
  • Apr 21

    When Paternity is an Issue in Illinoi

    When Paternity is an Issue in Illinoi
    According to national statistics, there are approximately 1.5 million babies born each year to unmarried women. Although in many of these families the father immediately acknowledges paternity and his name is added to the birth…
  • Apr 14

    Common Causes for Divorce Delay

    Common Causes for Divorce Delay
    For many people, once the decision has been made to end their marriage, they want it done as quickly as possible, Unfortunately, the process of divorce can often be a long, drawn-out affair, depending on how well—or not so…
  • Apr 7

    Social Media’s Impact on Divorce

    Social Media’s Impact on Divorce
    It is hard to imagine a world without social media, yet these sites have only been around for approximately a decade. There is no debate over how quickly sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram have become a crucial part of society, with…
Rank this Week: 1009

Chicago Injury Attorneys Blog

Chicago Injury Attorneys Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Katz, Friedman, Eagle, Eisenstein, Johnson & Bareck, PC.

https://www.chicagoinjuryattorneysblog.net/
Rank this Week: 3323

Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. Blog

Hoffmann Law Firm, L.L.C. Blog

Discusses news, tips, and information related to Missouri auto accidents. By Christopher Hoffmann.

http://www.hoffmannpersonalinjury.com/category/car-accident/
  • Apr 21

    Wrecks Caused by Cell Phone Use – St. Louis Auto Injury Lawyer

    Wrecks Caused by Cell Phone Use – St. Louis Auto Injury Lawyer
    Study suggests cell phone use is the cause of more than 50% of car wrecks. Cell phones are distracting when you’re driving, and a recent study suggests that this distraction is responsible for over 50 percent of the car accidents…
  • Apr 20

    Does Work Stress Increase Car Accident Risk? – St. Louis Attorney

    Does Work Stress Increase Car Accident Risk? – St. Louis Attorney
    Work-related stress has become a part of many people’s everyday life. Even the best jobs have their fair share of stress. On our way to work we may be thinking about the stresses we’re about to walk into. On the way home, the…
  • Apr 14

    Will Stronger Laws Reduce Drunk Driving? – St. Louis Car Accident Lawyer

    Will Stronger Laws Reduce Drunk Driving? – St. Louis Car Accident Lawyer
    Anything that can be done to reduce drunk driving accidents, even by a small amount, should be done Drunk driving laws are nothing new. They’ve been in place in one form or another in the US for over 100 years. When the laws were first…
Rank this Week: 1496

Legal Developments In…

Legal Developments In Non-Competition Agreements

Reviews recent cases involving non-competition agreements and related claims. By Kenneth J. Vanko.

http://www.non-competes.com/
  • Apr 21

    The Reading List (2017, No. 16): DuPont Suffers Another Theft

    The Reading List (2017, No. 16): DuPont Suffers Another Theft
    Non-Compete and Trade Secrets News for the week ended April 21, 2017***DuPont Employee Charged with Trade Secret TheftNo company has had bigger problems with trade secret theft than DuPont. And this problem is not ending anytime soon. The…
  • Apr 13

    The Reading List (2017, No. 15): Trade Secrets Theft and the Fifth Amendment

    The Reading List (2017, No. 15): Trade Secrets Theft and the Fifth Amendment
    Non-Compete and Trade Secrets News for the week ended April 14, 2017***The Fifth Amendment and Document ProductionThe Fifth Amendment, and its guarantee against self-incrimination, plays a role in civil litigation and certainly in…
  • Apr 7

    The Reading List (2017, No. 14): Showing Irreparable Harm Requires Actual Fact

    The Reading List (2017, No. 14): Showing Irreparable Harm Requires Actual Fact
    Non-Compete and Trade Secrets News for the week ended April 7, 2017***Franchise Non-Competes and Irreparable HarmDisputes over franchise non-competes arise less frequently than employment-based covenants, but they tend to produce some…
Rank this Week: 1570

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers medical malpractice and injury and accident law. By Moll Law Group.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.net/
  • Apr 21

    Beach Umbrellas Can Pose a Serious Danger in Strong Wind

    Beach Umbrellas Can Pose a Serious Danger in Strong Wind
    Beach umbrellas can be a great way to avoid getting a sunburn at the beach. But on a windy day, they can also pose a significant danger. A strong wind can turn an umbrella into a dangerous object, with the potential to cause serious injuries.…
  • Apr 19

    Nursing Home Lawsuits Often Require Expert Testimony

    Nursing Home Lawsuits Often Require Expert Testimony
    Although lawsuits against nursing homes may be brought for a variety of reasons, these lawsuits often require experts. Experts can help explain the standard of care the home was required to follow or the cause of a resident’s injuries.…
  • Apr 17

    Plaintiff Barred from Pursuing Nursing Home Claim in Court Because Deceased Wife Signed Arbitration Agreement

    Plaintiff Barred from Pursuing Nursing Home Claim in Court Because Deceased Wife Signed Arbitration Agreement
    In a recent case, a state supreme court had to decide whether an arbitration agreement, governed by the Federal Arbitration Act and entered into by a nursing home patient and her power of attorney, was enforceable against her husband after he…
Rank this Week: 3069

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Covers Northern District of Illinois intellectual property cases. By R. David Donoghue.

http://www.chicagoiplitigation.com/
  • Apr 21

    CLE: Ethics in the Practice of Intellectual Property Law

    CLE: Ethics in the Practice of Intellectual Property Law
    On Friday, May 5, 2017, from 8:15 am – 1:30 pm, John Marshall is hosting its 8th annual Ethics in the Practice of Intellectual Property Law seminar.  In addition to providing ethics credit, the program is top-notch, including:…
  • Apr 19

    Twombly / Iqbal Requires Factual Allegations Beyond Reciting Patent Claim Element

    Twombly / Iqbal Requires Factual Allegations Beyond Reciting Patent Claim Element
    Atlas IP, LLC v. City of Naperville, No. 15 C 10744, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Jul. 19, 2016) (Coleman, J.). Judge Coleman granted defendant Naperville’s Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss for failure to state a claim pursuant to…
  • Apr 17

    Court Identifies “Troubling” Trend of Plaintiffs Not Following Local Rule

    Court Identifies “Troubling” Trend of Plaintiffs Not Following Local Rule
    ABS-CBN Corp. v. Pinoy Grill, LLC, No. 16 C 11448, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Jan. 9, 2017) (Shadur, Sen. J.). Judge Shadur sua sponte ordered plaintiff to comply with Local Rule 5.2(f) and the Court’s directive that all pleadings –…
Rank this Week: 466

Chicago Immigration Lawyer Blog

Chicago Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration law. By Zneimer & Zneimer, P.C.

http://www.theusimmigrationlawyer.com/
  • Apr 20

    Derecogniton of ACICS by U.S. Department of Education, and its effect on international F and M student

    Derecogniton of ACICS by U.S. Department of Education, and its effect on international F and M student
    On December 12, 2016, The U.S. Department of Education announced that it will derecognize the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) as an accrediting agency. This will have immediate effect on foreign students who…
  • Apr 4

    USCIS zooms in on H-1B petitions for computer occupation

    USCIS zooms in on H-1B petitions for computer occupation
    On March 31, 2017, USCIS rescinded a memorandum from December 22, 2000, called “Guidance memo on H-1B computer related positions.”  According to USCIS rescinding this 2000 memorandum will prevent inconsistencies because it…
  • Mar 6

    President Trump Reissued the Order Suspending Entry for 90 Day

    President Trump Reissued the Order Suspending Entry for 90 Day
    President Trump today signed a new Executive Order, explaining the reasons to suspend admission of foreign nationals from certain countries.  The Order, entitled Executive Order Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The…
Rank this Week: 3229

Family Law Topics

Family Law Topics

Covers family and divorce law. By Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP.

http://www.familylawtopics.com/
  • Apr 20

    Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Illinoi

    Legalizing Recreational Marijuana in Illinoi
    Attitudes toward recreational marijuana use are continuing to evolve, with the idea becoming more and more acceptable to more and more people.  In fact, the push to legalize marijuana on a recreational level continues in Illinois.…
  • Mar 29

    Same Sex Marriage and the Possible Correlation with Decreases in Teen Suicide Rate

    Same Sex Marriage and the Possible Correlation with Decreases in Teen Suicide Rate
    In 2015, Obergefell v. Hodges held that the fundamental right to marry is guaranteed to same-sex couples by both the Due Process Clause and the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment of the US Constitution. Obergefell provides a…
  • Mar 28

    Five Tax Considerations When Divorcing

    Five Tax Considerations When Divorcing
    Whether you are in the process of getting divorced or are considering filing for divorce, there are a five (5) tax considerations you should be aware of as you move forward.  As we are in the midst of tax season it is the perfect time to…
Rank this Week: 834

Orland Park Criminal Defense…

Orland Park Criminal Defense Lawyer Blog

By the Law Office of John S. Fotopoulos, P.C.

http://www.fotopouloslaw.com/orland-park-criminal-lawyer/
  • Apr 20

    Can a Tattoo Prove Your Innocence on Drug Charges?

    Can a Tattoo Prove Your Innocence on Drug Charges?
    If you are arrested on drug charges, such as possession of a controlled substance with the intent to deliver, the burden is on police and prosecutors to prove you did something wrong. This includes establishing your identity and presence at…
  • Apr 13

    Can a Drug Conviction Be Used Against Me in a Future Case?

    Can a Drug Conviction Be Used Against Me in a Future Case?
    If you are on trial for a violent crime, such as assault and battery, prosecutors will make every effort to discredit you in front of the jury. Should you choose to testify—and remember, the Constitution protects your right to remain…
  • Apr 6

    Should I Allow the Police to Search My Car Without a Warrant?

    Should I Allow the Police to Search My Car Without a Warrant?
    A good criminal defense lawyer will always tell you two things: Never voluntarily answer police questions—remember, you have the right to remain silent—and never consent to a warrantless search of your car. If you are pulled…
Rank this Week: 3311

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer…

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Illinois civil procedure, the Illinois Wrongful Death Act, medical malpractice and medical device liability. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.chicago-personal-injury-lawyer-blawg.com
  • Apr 20

    Illinois Appellate Court Affirms Dismissal of Work Injury Case Because of Retained Control

    Illinois Appellate Court Affirms Dismissal of Work Injury Case Because of Retained Control
    Jeffrey Gerasi appealed an order granting summary judgment to the defendant, Gilbane Building Company Inc. The issue on appeal was whether there was a  material fact existing as to whether Gilbane retained control over the work of its…
  • Apr 10

    $27 Million Jury Verdict for Death of Construction Worker

    $27 Million Jury Verdict for Death of Construction Worker
    Edgar Gonzalez was a construction worker employed by a commercial contractor.  While working at a project commissioned by the city of Los Angeles, he was  erecting a wall-forming system used to support poured concrete. Gonzalez, 30,…
  • Mar 29

    $5.8 Million Verdict Affirmed in Asbestos-Causing Mesothelioma Wrongful Death

    $5.8 Million Verdict Affirmed in Asbestos-Causing Mesothelioma Wrongful Death
    A jury found that the mesothelioma contracted by James Lester Phillips was caused in part by exposure to asbestos contained in Bendix brakes. In an appeal, Honeywell challenged the $5.8 million awarded to Phillips’s wife and surviving…
Rank this Week: 216

Gillette-Torvik Blog

Gillette-Torvik Blog

Two lawyers in two states blog about law and the issues of the day, and then comment on each other's posts.

http://gillette-torvik.blogspot.com/
  • Apr 20

    Good press for a good friend.

    Good press for a good friend.
    I have a big post coming but in the meantime, please take a look at this post at Minnesota Litigator. It discusses a big win for a good friend of Mr. Torvik's and mine, Martin Fallon.  It's nice to see one great person/lawyer (i.e., Seth…
  • Apr 11

    Wait. . . What?

    Wait. . . What?
    I really want to share my thoughts on the whole United Airlines passenger removal fiasco, and I have a post about human resources that I think will be better than the subject matter implies (a low bar, but a bar nevertheless). But I am pretty…
  • Mar 31

    Ted Cruz will never be President of the United States of America

    Ted Cruz will never be President of the United States of America
    Astute Reader(s)™ of this blog undoubtedly noticed that we went over a year without posting anything. One of my regrets about that period is that I had a draft post about how Ted Cruz will never be elected President of the United…
Rank this Week: 5121

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer…

Indiana Injury and Family Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury, drug recalls, product hazards and family law. By Padove Law.

http://www.indianainjuryandfamilylawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 19

    Jurors Award $6.1 Million in Fatal Indiana Crash

    Jurors Award $6.1 Million in Fatal Indiana Crash
    Jurors in central Indiana have awarded more than $6 million in connection with injuries suffered in a fatal crash eight years ago.  The Marion-Chronicle Tribune reported jurors awarded the two men damages – approximately $3 million…
  • Apr 5

    Indiana Bicycle Accident Ruling Favors Defendant City

    Indiana Bicycle Accident Ruling Favors Defendant City
    An Indiana bicycle accident claim will go no further after the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled the trial court was wrong to deny summary judgment favoring the defendant city. According to court records in the case, the plaintiff, a mountain…
  • Mar 16

    Mandatory Bicycle Helmet Laws: Do They Help?

    Mandatory Bicycle Helmet Laws: Do They Help?
    Many states have bicycle helmet laws, although many of those pertain solely to children under the age of 18. Indiana is not one of those states.  However, in the wake of an increasing number of bicycle accidents across the country,…
Rank this Week: 2198

Chicago Medical Malpractice…

Chicago Medical Malpractice Attorney Blog

Covers birth injuries, medical device liability, medical misdiagnosis and surgical errors. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/medical-malpractice-lawyer/
Rank this Week: 33

Chicago DUI Lawyer Blog

Chicago DUI Lawyer Blog

By The Davis Law Group, P.C.

http://www.illinoisdriverslicensereinstatementlawyer.com/blog/
  • Apr 18

    How long does a traffic ticket stay on your Illinois driving record?

    How long does a traffic ticket stay on your Illinois driving record?
    According to the Illinois Secretary of State, tickets for moving violations such as speeding, disobeying a stop sign, disobeying a traffic control light, and improper lane usage will stay on your Illinois driving record for four to five…
  • Apr 4

    Illinois Driver’s License Point System

    Illinois Driver’s License Point System
    The Illinois Secretary of State uses a unique system to determine driver’s license suspensions and revocations based on the number of moving violations and a point system. A driver 21 years of age or older will have their…
  • Mar 22

    Illinois DUI Law: Reasonable Suspicion & Probable Cause

    Illinois DUI Law: Reasonable Suspicion & Probable Cause
    In order to stop a vehicle, a police officer must have reasonable suspicion that the driver is committing a violation of Illinois law. The Fourth Amendment of the United States Constitution requires that law enforcement have specific and…
Rank this Week: 838

Illinois Expungement Lawyer Blog

Illinois Expungement Lawyer Blog

By Jorie K. Johnson.

http://www.illinoisexpungementlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 18

    Illinois Governor Rauner grants 5 clemency petitions on Good Friday, 2017

    Illinois Governor Rauner grants 5 clemency petitions on Good Friday, 2017
    In his 16th batch of clemency petition decisions since taking office in January of 2015, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner granted pardons authorizing expungement to five (5) individuals on April 14, 2017: one (1) individual was granted relief…
  • Jan 19

    Join me for an Expungement Summit on January 21, 2017!

    Join me for an Expungement Summit on January 21, 2017!
    The Westside Baptist Ministers Conference, Workship Coalition, Inc., and The Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County are hosting an expungement summit on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 325 S. California Ave., Chicago,…
  • Jan 8

    Dramatic Revisions to Illinois Expungement Laws effective January 1, 2017

    Dramatic Revisions to Illinois Expungement Laws effective January 1, 2017
    Happy New Year everyone! I have some very exciting changes to the Illinois Criminal Identification Act (ICIA) to discuss here, with regard to both expungement and sealing.  Regarding expungement, pursuant to Public Act 099-0881 and the…
Rank this Week: 3801

Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyers…

Chicago Criminal Defense Lawyers Blog

Covers criminal law. By Legal Defenders, P.C.

http://www.chicagocriminaldefenselawyersblog.com/
  • Apr 18

    Waiver of Jury Trial in an Illinois Armed Robbery Case

    Waiver of Jury Trial in an Illinois Armed Robbery Case
    In a recent Illinois appellate case, the defendant appealed after being convicted of armed robbery, which is a Class X felony.  He was sentenced to 21 years in prison, which is the six-year minimum plus a 15-year enhancement for using…
  • Mar 31

    Flynn and Immunity – More Than Meets the Eye

    Flynn and Immunity – More Than Meets the Eye
    I woke up to multiple news reports this morning that former National Security advisor, Michael Flynn, has offered to cooperate with Federal Investigators in return for a grant of immunity. I was watching news coverage and notice that the…
  • Mar 30

    Can a Prior Drug Crime Conviction Be Used as Impeachment in an Illinois Domestic Battery Case?

    Can a Prior Drug Crime Conviction Be Used as Impeachment in an Illinois Domestic Battery Case?
    A recent Illinois appeal involved a Domestic Battery. The defendant was acquitted of Aggravated Domestic Battery and unlawfully interfering with a report of Domestic Violence, but he was convicted of Domestic Battery under 720 ILCS…
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Avoidance Action Update Blog

Avoidance Action Update Blog

By A Bayard, P.A. Covers preference actions, fraudulent transfers and everything else under the bankruptcy code's avoidance statutes.

http://avoidanceactionupdate.bayardlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3369

Chicago Injury Blog

Chicago Injury Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Abels & Annes, P.C.

https://www.daveabels.com/blog/
  • Apr 18

    4 Things to Know about Car Accident Claim

    4 Things to Know about Car Accident Claim
    After a car accident, many people think they can just call an insurance company and receive a check in the mail. Generally speaking, that does not happen, and resolving a car accident claim can be significantly more complicated than that. The…
  • Apr 13

    Who Is Liable if I Fall at Work?

    Who Is Liable if I Fall at Work?
    Many adults spend most of their time during the week at work. Accidents can happen anywhere, but the time you spend at work increases the chances that you could suffer an accidental injury on the job. This is especially true if you work in an…
  • Apr 11

    When is a Trucking Company Liable for a Truck Accident?

    When is a Trucking Company Liable for a Truck Accident?
    According to a report published by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA),1 truck driver error is the cause of the majority of truck accidents that occur. You may assume, then, that truck drivers are the parties who are held…
Rank this Week: 3292

Mevorah Law Offices LLC Blog

Mevorah Law Offices LLC Blog

Covers Illinois personal injury.

http://personal-injury.mevorahlaw.com/dupage-county-lawyers
  • Apr 18

    Automated Car Accidents and the Future of Self-Driving Car

    Automated Car Accidents and the Future of Self-Driving Car
    Automated, self-driving cars were supposed to be the wave of the future— technology that would decrease the number of car crashes that occur each year. Are they really the answer, though? Or do they have the potential to do more harm…
  • Apr 11

    The Negligent Hiring of Dangerous Truck Driver

    The Negligent Hiring of Dangerous Truck Driver
    Consistent safe driving practices is ideal. However, at the end of the day, the reality is that accidents do happen. Additionally, when accidents involve large trucks, the destruction and ensuing injuries can be catastrophic. Many…
  • Apr 4

    Proposed Federal Law and New Semi-Truck Technology to Reduce Speed and Crash-Related Deaths and Injurie

    Proposed Federal Law and New Semi-Truck Technology to Reduce Speed and Crash-Related Deaths and Injurie
    Large, intimidating, and capable of wreaking complete havoc, semi-trucks are one of the most formidable vehicles on the road. Indeed, they are involved in thousands of crashes each year—98 percent of which result in at least one…
Rank this Week: 1669

Drug Law Center

Drug Law Center

Covers products liability. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

https://www.druglawcenter.org/
  • Apr 18

    Birmingham Drug Recall & Defective Medical Device Lawsuit

    Birmingham Drug Recall & Defective Medical Device Lawsuit
    Our Birmingham bad drug recall law firm is standing by ready to provide legal representation if you require reliable counsel to fight pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers. Our team of dedicated dangerous drug injuries attorneys…
  • Apr 18

    Baton Rouge Drug Recall & Defective Medical Device Lawsuit

    Baton Rouge Drug Recall & Defective Medical Device Lawsuit
    Our Baton Rouge bad drug recall law firm specializes in assisting families and individuals who have suffered harm, injury or premature death by dangerous medicines. We remain committed in providing legal services that ensure the successful…
  • Apr 18

    Arlington Drug Recall & Defective Medical Device Lawsuit

    Arlington Drug Recall & Defective Medical Device Lawsuit
    Our Arlington Virginia bad drug recall case attorneys can successfully resolve your lawsuit or claim filed against medical device makers and pharmaceutical companies. We have years of experience in assisting innocent patients who were hurt by…
Rank this Week: 1326

Chicago Injury Lawyer

Chicago Injury Lawyer

By Matthew L. Willens.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 18

    How Does The Insurance Company Determine The Pain And Suffering Part of a Settlement?

    How Does The Insurance Company Determine The Pain And Suffering Part of a Settlement?
    If you are injured in an accident and have decided to claim compensation for it, you may be wondering how much you can claim from the insurance company. It is easy enough to determine how much you will be paid for your medical expenses as…
  • Mar 3

    Determining Liability in Chicago Bus Accident

    Determining Liability in Chicago Bus Accident
    Determining fault and liability in a Chicago bus accident can get complicated. Chicago has an efficient bus transportation system that assists thousands of commuters on a daily basis. Buses are large vehicles, so bus accidents often lead to…
  • Feb 22

    Catastrophic Personal Injuries That Can Cause Paralysi

    Catastrophic Personal Injuries That Can Cause Paralysi
    Those who suffer from a paralyzing injury often require extensive medical treatment, long term physical therapy, and other forms of ongoing care. Some injuries can change the life of a victim forever, and paralysis is one such condition.…
Rank this Week: 3089

Chicago Injury Lawyer

Chicago Injury Lawyer

By the Willens Law Offices.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 18

    How Does The Insurance Company Determine The Pain And Suffering Part of a Settlement?

    How Does The Insurance Company Determine The Pain And Suffering Part of a Settlement?
    If you are injured in an accident and have decided to claim compensation for it, you may be wondering how much you can claim from the insurance company. It is easy enough to determine how much you will be paid for your medical expenses as…
  • Mar 3

    Determining Liability in Chicago Bus Accident

    Determining Liability in Chicago Bus Accident
    Determining fault and liability in a Chicago bus accident can get complicated. Chicago has an efficient bus transportation system that assists thousands of commuters on a daily basis. Buses are large vehicles, so bus accidents often lead to…
  • Feb 22

    Catastrophic Personal Injuries That Can Cause Paralysi

    Catastrophic Personal Injuries That Can Cause Paralysi
    Those who suffer from a paralyzing injury often require extensive medical treatment, long term physical therapy, and other forms of ongoing care. Some injuries can change the life of a victim forever, and paralysis is one such condition.…
Rank this Week: 1680

Chicago Car Accident Attorney Blog

Chicago Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury topics. By Matthew L. Willens.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Apr 18

    How Does The Insurance Company Determine The Pain And Suffering Part of a Settlement?

    How Does The Insurance Company Determine The Pain And Suffering Part of a Settlement?
    If you are injured in an accident and have decided to claim compensation for it, you may be wondering how much you can claim from the insurance company. It is easy enough to determine how much you will be paid for your medical expenses as…
  • Mar 3

    Determining Liability in Chicago Bus Accident

    Determining Liability in Chicago Bus Accident
    Determining fault and liability in a Chicago bus accident can get complicated. Chicago has an efficient bus transportation system that assists thousands of commuters on a daily basis. Buses are large vehicles, so bus accidents often lead to…
  • Feb 22

    Catastrophic Personal Injuries That Can Cause Paralysi

    Catastrophic Personal Injuries That Can Cause Paralysi
    Those who suffer from a paralyzing injury often require extensive medical treatment, long term physical therapy, and other forms of ongoing care. Some injuries can change the life of a victim forever, and paralysis is one such condition.…
Rank this Week: 3202

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Chicago Criminal Lawyer Blog

Covers criminal law. By James G. Dimeas.

http://www.chicagocriminallawyerblog.net/
  • Apr 18

    What Rights Do You Have if You Are Charged With a DUI?

    What Rights Do You Have if You Are Charged With a DUI?
    Being arrested for a DUI can be a very confusing and stressful experience for most people.  Based on my 25 years of experience in handling DUI cases throughout Cook County, DuPage County and Kane County, I can tell you that most of the…
  • Apr 11

    What Can Happen if I Violate My Probation?

    What Can Happen if I Violate My Probation?
    If you have been placed on Probation this means that you either plead guilty to a felony, or were found guilty after a trial of a felony, and received a sentence of Probation from the court.  A sentence of Probation is the sentence that…
  • Apr 4

    Do I Have to Answer Questions by Store Security When They Stop Me for a Retail Theft?

    Do I Have to Answer Questions by Store Security When They Stop Me for a Retail Theft?
    This is a common question that I am frequently asked by clients.  The short answer is no, but let me explain further. If you are under criminal investigation for anything, whether you are being investigated for a Retail Theft by store…
Rank this Week: 3296

Chicago Illinois Car Accident…

Chicago Illinois Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents, pedestrian accidents, and other personal injury news. By Elman Law Group.

http://www.chicagoillinoiscaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    “Head-On Collision” In Bridgeport Which May Have Involved Street Racing

    “Head-On Collision” In Bridgeport Which May Have Involved Street Racing
    Because of its nature, street racing and other “high-speed driving” often leads to serious accidents and accompanying injuries.  In recent years, there have been many Chicago-area accidents that have involved street racing…
  • Apr 13

    Additional Details Regarding The February 16, 2017 Fatal Des Plaines Car Crash

    Additional Details Regarding The February 16, 2017 Fatal Des Plaines Car Crash
    Because of its nature, street racing and other “high-speed driving” often leads to “bad accidents” and accompanying serious injuries.  In recent years, many Chicago-area accidents that have involved such negligent…
  • Apr 6

    Car Strikes Tree On Lake Shore Drive Near West Wilson Avenue

    Car Strikes Tree On Lake Shore Drive Near West Wilson Avenue
    There was a car crash early Thursday morning (April 6, 2017) on Chicago’s Lake Shore Drive on the north side, near West Wilson Avenue. First responders went to the accident scene at approximately 6:20 a.m.  Preliminary crash…
Rank this Week: 1383

Chicago Motorcycle Accident Lawyer…

Chicago Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers motorcycle accidents and rider safety. By Elman Law Group LLC.

http://www.chicagomotorcycleaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Car-Motorcycle Collision In LaSalle County

    Car-Motorcycle Collision In LaSalle County
    There was a motorcycle accident Sunday (April 16, 2017) near Leland in LaSalle County. According to preliminary information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the collision involved a motorcycle and a car. The crash happened on…
  • Apr 16

    Fatal I-57 Motorcycle Crash On Chicago’s Far South Side

    Fatal I-57 Motorcycle Crash On Chicago’s Far South Side
    There was a fatal motorcycle crash late Saturday night (April 15, 2017) on I-57 .  The crash happened on Chicago’s Far South Side. According to information provided by the Illinois State Police (ISP), the crash happened at…
  • Apr 16

    Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Batavia, Illinoi

    Fatal Motorcycle Accident In Batavia, Illinoi
    There was a fatal Illinois motorcycle accident Saturday evening (April 15, 2017) in Batavia. According to information provided by the Batavia Police Department, police officers went to the accident scene at approximately 5:25 p.m.  The…
Rank this Week: 948

Illinois Estate Planning &…

Illinois Estate Planning & Elder Law Blog

Covers Illinois estate planning, real estate and trusts. By Wilson & Wilson.

http://www.illinoisestateplanningandelderlawblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Asset Protection is Less Complicated Than You Think

    Asset Protection is Less Complicated Than You Think
    When clients think about Asset Protection Off-shore trusts or some elaborate scheme of trusts and other entities usually come to mind.  However, there are several vehicles that are less complicated that a client can use that will…
  • Apr 3

    Rights to Visitation in Guardianship Proceeding

    Rights to Visitation in Guardianship Proceeding
    When a guardian has been appointed for a person with a disability (the “ward”) there are sometimes disagreements as to that person’s care.  These disagreements are usually between the guardian and the other relatives of…
  • Mar 25

    Ensuring Guardians Comply With Their Dutie

    Ensuring Guardians Comply With Their Dutie
    When a guardian is appointed for a person with a disability (the “ward”), the guardian is required to follow certain guidelines.  There are two types of guardianships in Illinois, and they each have different rules to follow.…
Rank this Week: 2038

Chicago Immigration Lawyer Blog

Chicago Immigration Lawyer Blog

Covers immigration law and visas. By Kalita Law Group, P.C.

http://www.chicagoimmigrationlawyer-blog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Policy Memo from Attorney General Jeff Session

    Policy Memo from Attorney General Jeff Session
    On April 11, 2017, Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a memorandum to all federal prosecutors titled “Renewed Commitment to Criminal Immigration Enforcement,” in which he directs federal prosecutors to enforce the criminal laws…
  • Mar 13

    Expedited Removal Under the New Executive Order

    Expedited Removal Under the New Executive Order
    The latest Trump Executive Order on Border Security makes some significant changes on Expedited Removal and who will be subject to this Administrative Procedure.  Expedited Removal is a procedure that allows Department of Homeland…
  • Feb 23

    Immigration Deportation Priorities Memo

    Immigration Deportation Priorities Memo
    On January 25th, President Trump signed and executive order “Enhancing Pubic Safety in the Interior of the United States.”  Early this week, Department of Homeland Security Director John Kelly issued a memo further defining…
Rank this Week: 4813

A Skokie Criminal Defense Lawyer…

A Skokie Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains The Law

By Matt Keenan.

http://www.skokiecriminallawyer.com/
  • Apr 17

    IF A GUN LAW IS UNCONSTIUTIONAL, CAN MY CONVICTION UNDER THAT LAW BE SET ASIDE?

    IF A GUN LAW IS UNCONSTIUTIONAL, CAN MY CONVICTION UNDER THAT LAW BE SET ASIDE?
    A few years ago, you were convicted under an Illinois gun law that banned carrying a firearm outside the home. In 2013, the law was set aside. Is there anything you can do about your prior offense? If you have been convicted under an…
  • Apr 6

    MODERN TECHNOLOGY AND THE FOURTH AMENDMENT

    MODERN TECHNOLOGY AND THE FOURTH AMENDMENT
    The Fourth Amendment protects you from unreasonable police searches. The founding fathers, however, never imagined the modern computer era. Under current federal law, the police can obtain all kinds of information that you may have shared…
  • Mar 27

    EXTRADITION TO ILLINOIS: VIOLATION OF PROBATION

    EXTRADITION TO ILLINOIS: VIOLATION OF PROBATION
    If you violate the terms of your out of state probation, you can be extradited to the state where you originally had the problem. Extradition means you could be arrested in your current state and brought back to face charges in the original…
Rank this Week: 768

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Covers medical malpractice, auto accident, work injury, and wrongful death cases.

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Apr 17

    Driver in deadly Illinois crash had multiple previous violation

    Driver in deadly Illinois crash had multiple previous violation
    On February 16, three members of an Illinois family were killed when a 21-year-old driver crashed into their vehicle. Piotr Rog, who was also killed in the accident, may have been traveling in excess of 100 mph before striking the Crawford…
  • Mar 31

    Workers Need Stronger Safety Protection

    Workers Need Stronger Safety Protection
    On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at the high amount of work injuries and fatalities that may be preventable in Illinois and around the country.
  • Mar 31

    Workers Needs Stronger Safety Protection

    Workers Needs Stronger Safety Protection
    On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at the high amount of work injuries and fatalities that may be preventable in Illinois and around the country.
Rank this Week: 378

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers

Covers personal injury law.

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/articles/
  • Apr 17

    Autopsies Can be Helpful in Establishing Medical Malpractice

    Autopsies Can be Helpful in Establishing Medical Malpractice
    To prove that medical malpractice played a role in the death of a loved one, you must first determine the exact cause of death and provide conclusive actions linking the attending specialist to that cause. If a hospital refuses to agree to an…
  • Apr 10

    Pharmacies Missing Many Potentially Fatal Drug Combination

    Pharmacies Missing Many Potentially Fatal Drug Combination
    The Chicago Tribune published disturbing results from an investigation where reporters attempted to fill prescriptions that had known drug interactions with one another. On numerous occasions, the reports received prescriptions that would…
  • Apr 3

    Lost in Translation. Language Barriers Pose Hurdle to Doctor & Patient

    Lost in Translation. Language Barriers Pose Hurdle to Doctor & Patient
    When lives are at stake, doctors cannot afford to be given a poor translation when attempting to understand what is going on with his or her patient and family members cannot misinterpret the instructions given to them. The quality of a…
Rank this Week: 1502

Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

Covers medical malpractice, workers' compensation and injury law. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Apr 17

    Autopsies Can be Helpful in Establishing Medical Malpractice

    Autopsies Can be Helpful in Establishing Medical Malpractice
    To prove that medical malpractice played a role in the death of a loved one, you must first determine the exact cause of death and provide conclusive actions linking the attending specialist to that cause. If a hospital refuses to agree to an…
  • Apr 10

    Pharmacies Missing Many Potentially Fatal Drug Combination

    Pharmacies Missing Many Potentially Fatal Drug Combination
    The Chicago Tribune published disturbing results from an investigation where reporters attempted to fill prescriptions that had known drug interactions with one another. On numerous occasions, the reports received prescriptions that would…
  • Apr 3

    Lost in Translation. Language Barriers Pose Hurdle to Doctor & Patient

    Lost in Translation. Language Barriers Pose Hurdle to Doctor & Patient
    When lives are at stake, doctors cannot afford to be given a poor translation when attempting to understand what is going on with his or her patient and family members cannot misinterpret the instructions given to them. The quality of a…
Rank this Week: 3152

DuPage County Divorce Lawyer Blog

DuPage County Divorce Lawyer Blog

Covers family law. By Kollias & Giese.

http://www.dupagecountydivorcelawyerblog.com/
  • Apr 17

    Illinois Law on Name Change

    Illinois Law on Name Change
    When a married couple divorces, often the wife will opt to return to the use of a former or maiden name.  The reasons and rationale are as diverse as the individuals who make this choice.  Illinois law provides this opportunity but…
  • Apr 3

    How Much Does the Date Matter when Signing a Prenuptial Agreement?

    How Much Does the Date Matter when Signing a Prenuptial Agreement?
    Imagine the classic scenario: you are presented with a prenuptial agreement on the eve of your wedding, and asked to sign before you make your vows tomorrow.  You’ve been together for years and had no idea this was coming. …
  • Mar 20

    Programs to Protect Children in Domestic Relations Litigation

    Programs to Protect Children in Domestic Relations Litigation
    Divorce litigation affects children, especially if they are living in a contentious atmosphere.  In an effort to minimize the impact of the legal process on children, counties in Illinois have implemented programs and procedures to keep…
Rank this Week: 1060

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/injury-lawyer/
  • Apr 17

    Laws in Illinois and on Federal Level Protect Trade Secret

    Laws in Illinois and on Federal Level Protect Trade Secret
    Trade secrets can be among the most valuable assets of any business. Laws in Illinois and on the federal level have long protected trade secrets. Before 1995, the protection of trade secrets was based on the common law as defined by the…
  • Apr 12

    Chemical Exposure Injury Case Ordered Back to Trial Court

    Chemical Exposure Injury Case Ordered Back to Trial Court
    The plaintiff Stephen Limoges claimed that he suffered significant pulmonary injuries as a result of inhaling the toxic fumes following a chemical spill. Plaintiffs brought suit against three different entities, including Arden Engineering…
  • Apr 5

    Missouri Law Moves to Daubert Expert Witness Standard

    Missouri Law Moves to Daubert Expert Witness Standard
    Missouri’s HB 153 became law recently, supplanting the expert witness screening standard set out in the Federal Rules of Evidence 702, 703, 704 and 705. Missouri’s new expert witness standard  effectively submits expert…
Rank this Week: 1193