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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: 39

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/
  • Feb 20

    BRCA and Lynch Syndrome Testing Can Prevent Cancer AND Lawsuit

    BRCA and Lynch Syndrome Testing Can Prevent Cancer AND Lawsuit
    A February 10th article in Medical Economics tackles the issue of legal responsibility for physicians treating one of the estimated two million patients with a BRCA mutation or Lynch Syndrome. 1 in 400 Americans are carriers of the BRCA gene…
  • Feb 19

    Dr. Larry Nassar & USA Gymnastics: Abusing a Position of Trust

    Dr. Larry Nassar & USA Gymnastics: Abusing a Position of Trust
    In a New York Times OpEd from late January, the first victim of Dr. Larry Nassar’s to come forward shared how speaking out against the physician cost her several friendships and proved to be the difficult choice when compared to staying…
  • Feb 15

    Some Illinois Hospitals Putting an End to Deny and Defend

    Some Illinois Hospitals Putting an End to Deny and Defend
    It happens so often that there’s a well-known term for it in the legal community: Deny and defend. It refers to a situation in which a guilty party denies any wrongdoing and allows an attorney to vigorously defend them in court. This…
Rank this Week: 51

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/
  • Feb 22

    KiOR Inc. – Investor Alert – Securities Fraud Investigation

    KiOR Inc. – Investor Alert – Securities Fraud Investigation
    Concerned about your investment in KiOR Inc.? The White Law Group is investigating potential claims involving broker dealers who may have improperly recommended Kior Inc. to investors. KiOr Inc. opened the first U.S. commercial-scale…
  • Feb 22

    Tender offer – American Finance Trust – $13.66/share

    Tender offer – American Finance Trust – $13.66/share
    Recovery of Investment Losses in American Finance Trust American Finance Trust is a publicly registered non-traded real estate investment trust sponsored by AR Global. According to its website, American Finance Trust,…
  • Feb 21

    FINRA Reportedly Hits Christopher D. Bennett & J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons with $445,000 Award

    FINRA Reportedly Hits Christopher D. Bennett & J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons with $445,000 Award
    FINRA award claims firm and broker Christopher D. Bennett mishandled retirement accounts. According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, a FINRA arbitration panel has awarded a client of J.J.B. Hilliard, W.L. Lyons and broker,…
Rank this Week: 64

Central Illinois Paralegal

Central Illinois Paralegal

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

http://www.icclaw.net/
  • Feb 19

    Patrol Deputy, Correctional Officer, and Court Security Officer Openings in Knox County!

    Patrol Deputy, Correctional Officer, and Court Security Officer Openings in Knox County!
    Greetings,The Knox County Sheriff’s Department announces today that they will begin accepting applications for the positions of Patrol Deputy, Correctional Officer, and Court Security Officer.  You can download an application and…
  • Feb 14

    Paralegal Opening, Peoria Law Firm

    Paralegal Opening, Peoria Law Firm
    Paralegal opportunity in Peoria. Will be working directly with one attorney in a worker's compensation and personal injury law firm. Candidates must have 0-10 years of Law Firm experience. Responsibilities:-Deliver premier quality legal…
  • Feb 12

    Part-time Paralegal or Legal Assistant, Peoria, Illinois Law Office

    Part-time Paralegal or Legal Assistant, Peoria, Illinois Law Office
    Part-time paralegal or legal assistant wanted.  Schedule is flexible.  Position is for a single attorney who practices in the following areas: personal injury, criminal, family law, estate planning, and probate. …
Rank this Week: 62

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
Rank this Week: 70

Nursing Home Law News

Nursing Home Law News

Covers common problems encountered by residents and their families at nursing homes and assisted living facilities. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers LLC.

https://www.nursinghomelawcenter.org/news/
  • Jan 25

    Senior Emergency Preparedne

    Senior Emergency Preparedne
    In an emergency, staying safe often depends on having some type of preparedness plan in place. This is particularly true for senior citizens. Whether a person is in a senior care facility or living independently at home, clear steps should be…
  • Jan 25

    A Senior’s Guide to Computer Basic

    A Senior’s Guide to Computer Basic
    Computers are an invaluable part of modern society that’s become as standard as cars. Although they are now commonplace, when compared to telephones and televisions, computers can still be considered a somewhat new addition to the ranks…
  • Jan 25

    The Benefits of Pet Therapy in Nursing Home

    The Benefits of Pet Therapy in Nursing Home
    Pet therapy is a low-stimulation form of therapy for elders, especially those who live in nursing homes. There are many benefits to pet therapy, including increased self-esteem and increased mental and physical activity. As with other…
Rank this Week: 73

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Illinois Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers Federal Tort Claims Act, Injuries to Minors and Children, Land Owner Liability, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Products Liability, and Toxic Torts. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.illinoisinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 2

    Workers Lose, Insurance Companies Win with Workers’ Comp in Illinoi

    Workers Lose, Insurance Companies Win with Workers’ Comp in Illinoi
    A study by the National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) found that Illinois is indeed a very good place to conduct business. Summarizing the findings in a recent fact sheet, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) reports that…
  • Jan 19

    Medical Devices: An FDA Afterthought Despite Known Injuries and Death

    Medical Devices: An FDA Afterthought Despite Known Injuries and Death
    This month, the New York Times online and print editions both ran a piece on the surprisingly unregulated medical device industry. Although now under the purview of the Food and Drug Administration, devices only became their responsibility in…
  • Dec 14

    The Biggest Consumer Injury Related Corporate Scandals of 2017

    The Biggest Consumer Injury Related Corporate Scandals of 2017
    The American Association of Justice (AAJ) has compiled a list of the 9 largest corporate scandals and coverups of the past year. Their report, titled “Worst Corporate Conduct of 2017,” outlines bad behavior on the part of United…
Rank this Week: 112

General Counselor

General Counselor

Provides employment and labor law news and commentary. By Arnstein & Lehr LLP.

http://general-counselor.com
Rank this Week: 154

Law Offices of Lauren E. Jackson

Law Offices of Lauren E. Jackson

An Illinois legal blog covering all things relating to estate planning, real estate, and probate issues.

http://laurenjacksonlaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 20

    What happens to my Moms bank account since she did not have beneficiaries listed?

    What happens to my Moms bank account since she did not have beneficiaries listed?
    If your mom had a trust and the bank account was properly transferred to be owned by the trust, then the trust should be able to distribute it. The bank should not give you any problems. If the bank account was not owned by the trust, but the…
  • Feb 7

    The Legacy Challenge… Can you pass it?

    The Legacy Challenge… Can you pass it?
    When you die will your family have an easy time dealing with all of your financial affairs? We understand that talking about your death or even planning for your death is hard to discuss. Below are a few helpful guidelines to remind you what…
  • Jan 23

    Are you responsible for your parents’ debt?

    Are you responsible for your parents’ debt?
    A question I often get asked when discussing the consequences of the death of a parent is: Am I responsible for my parents’ debt when they die? The quick answer to that question is…..no. Whether your parents have an estate plan…
Rank this Week: 137

Malman Law Injury Blog

Malman Law Injury Blog

Covers personal injury law issues and topics, including medical malpractice, product liability, and worker's compensation.

https://www.malmanlaw.com/Malman-Law-Injury-Blog/
  • Nov 24

    Is Your Car Insurance Enough?

    Is Your Car Insurance Enough?
    Owning your very own car means freedom, adventure, and no more hassles of relying on public transportation, friends, and family for getting you to your destination. A car of your own also gives you more options when it comes to financially…
  • Nov 17

    What are the Most Common Delayed Symptoms after an Accident?

    What are the Most Common Delayed Symptoms after an Accident?
    After an accident, it is common to have an injury. In fact, per the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), 20 to 50 million people are injured in motor vehicle accidents each year in the world, with an estimated 2.35 million…
  • Nov 10

    How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?

    How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?
    If you are involved in an accident and suffer serious injuries, you may file a personal injury claim. As part of your claim, you may qualify for pain and suffering damages. Pain and suffering damages are offered in addition to your general…
Rank this Week: 168

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

Briskman Briskman & Greenberg Blog

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

http://www.briskmanandbriskman.com/blog/
  • Feb 21

    Air Force veteran dies in fatal hit and run crash in Illinoi

    Air Force veteran dies in fatal hit and run crash in Illinoi
    A 93-year-old World War II Air Force veteran was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Interstate 64 near Nashville, Illinois. Ervin H. Goeden was a passenger in a Toyota Avalon that crashed after being hit on the side by a passing vehicle.…
  • Feb 14

    OSHA investigates construction worker’s sewer pipe death

    OSHA investigates construction worker’s sewer pipe death
    A construction worker died on the job after firefighters failed to rescue him from a sewer pipe in Streamwood, Illinois. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is investigating the man’s death. Brett Morrow, 22, was…
  • Feb 9

    Teen accused of having meth in his system during fatal motorcycle crash

    Teen accused of having meth in his system during fatal motorcycle crash
    A 21-year-old motorcyclist was killed after a teenager from Naperville, Illinois, allegedly hit her as she was traveling through an intersection. Prosecutors accused the 17-year-old boy of having methamphetamine in his body when the accident…
Rank this Week: 264

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

Chicago IP Litigation Blog

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

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

    Judge Der-Yeghiayan Retires After Fourteen Distinguished Year

    Judge Der-Yeghiayan Retires After Fourteen Distinguished Year
    Judge Der-Yeghiayan has retired effective February 17, 2018 after serving fourteen years.  Judge Der-Yeghiayan was the American success story.  He was the first Armenian immigrant to be appointed to the federal bench.  He…
  • Feb 16

    No Deposition of Board Chairman Where Evidence May Be Attainable by Other Mean

    No Deposition of Board Chairman Where Evidence May Be Attainable by Other Mean
    Nucap Indus. Inc. v. Robert Bosch LLC, et al., No. 15 C 2207, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Dec. 7, 2017) (Kim, Mag. J.). Judge Kim granted without prejudice defendants’ (collectively “Bosch”) motion for a protective order barring the…
  • Feb 14

    Discovery Can Reasonably Predate the Claim

    Discovery Can Reasonably Predate the Claim
    Lawson Prods., Inc. v. Midwest Motor Supply Co. d/b/a Kimball Midwest, No. 17 C 1250, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Dec. 8, 2017) (Gilbert, Mag. J.). Judge Gilbert granted in part defendant Kimball Midwest’s motion for a protective order…
Rank this Week: 344

Chicago Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer…

Chicago Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Blog

Covers elder abuse, medical malpractice and nursing home abuse and neglect. By Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates P.C.

http://www.chicagonursinghomeabuselawyerblog.com/
  • Nov 24

    Is Your Car Insurance Enough?

    Is Your Car Insurance Enough?
    Owning your very own car means freedom, adventure, and no more hassles of relying on public transportation, friends, and family for getting you to your destination. A car of your own also gives you more options when it comes to financially…
  • Nov 17

    What are the Most Common Delayed Symptoms after an Accident?

    What are the Most Common Delayed Symptoms after an Accident?
    After an accident, it is common to have an injury. In fact, per the Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT), 20 to 50 million people are injured in motor vehicle accidents each year in the world, with an estimated 2.35 million…
  • Nov 10

    How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?

    How are Pain and Suffering Damages Calculated?
    If you are involved in an accident and suffer serious injuries, you may file a personal injury claim. As part of your claim, you may qualify for pain and suffering damages. Pain and suffering damages are offered in addition to your general…
Rank this Week: 332

Zevan & Davidson Law Firm, LLC…

Zevan & Davidson Law Firm, LLC Blog

Covers personal injury and medical malpractice law in Missouri and Illinois.

http://www.zevandavidson.com/category/blog/
  • Jan 14

    Attorney Rick Voyta

    Attorney Rick Voyta
      Rick Voytas is licensed to practice in Missouri and Illinois. He has been a practicing trial lawyer since 2002. His focus is on aggressively representing clients who have been wronged by large companies. Rick is a native of St. Louis,…
  • Jun 10

    Fatal Consequences of Ectopic Pregnancy Misdiagnosi

    Fatal Consequences of Ectopic Pregnancy Misdiagnosi
    Birth injuries are an unfortunate reality faced by thousands of babies and their parents every year. Pregnancy is one of the most exciting phases in a couple’s life. It can bring cheer and hope to the entire family. However, some…
  • Jun 2

    Missouri Statute of Limitations for Birth Injurie

    Missouri Statute of Limitations for Birth Injurie
    It is important to understand the Missouri statute of limitations for birth injury claims and how it may affect your compensation. Most lawsuits have a statute of limitations which must be adhered to. This includes birth injury lawsuits,…
Rank this Week: 266

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/
  • Feb 20

    Alzheimers’ Association – Events and Activities for Illinois Caregiver

    Alzheimers’ Association – Events and Activities for Illinois Caregiver
    We’d like to share some upcoming Alzheimers’ Association events and activities that are specifically intended for caregivers of those who suffer from Alzheimers’ and dementia. All conferences and events listed below are…
  • Feb 15

    Illinois Nursing Homes Interviewed in Alarming Human Rights Report

    Illinois Nursing Homes Interviewed in Alarming Human Rights Report
    Researchers with the advocate group Human Rights Watch interviewed 323 people and visited 109 nursing homes in six U.S. states between October 2016 and March 2017. The goal was to discuss the overuse and misuse of antipsychotic drugs given to…
  • Feb 15

    AARP Ranks Quality of Life for Illinois Long-Term Care Residents as Poor

    AARP Ranks Quality of Life for Illinois Long-Term Care Residents as Poor
    AARP has reviewed all 50 states and the District of Columbia to highlight progress and pace of change, as well as identify needs for the improvements of long-term care services and support systems for older adults, people with physical…
Rank this Week: 409

Chicago Overtime Lawyer Blog

Chicago Overtime Lawyer Blog

Covers the Fair Labor Standards Act, overtime, class actions, and wage and hour cases. By Chicago Overtime Law Center.

http://www.chicagoovertimelawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 375

Chicago Business Litigation Lawyer…

Chicago Business Litigation Lawyer Blog

Covers class action litigation, fraud, consumer law and shareholder disputes. By DiTommaso Lubin Austermuehle.

http://www.chicagobusinesslitigationlawyerblog.com/
Rank this Week: 452

duilawyerskokie.com

duilawyerskokie.com

Covers Illinois DUI law. By Matt Keenan.

http://duilawyerskokie.com/
Rank this Week: 368

Constitutional & Legal Education…

Constitutional & Legal Education News

Covers constitutional and legal issues in a non-lawyerly way. By David J. Shestokas.

http://www.shestokas.com/
  • Jan 25

    Senate Moves to Erase Thomas Jefferson From History

    Senate Moves to Erase Thomas Jefferson From History
    During the 2017 controversies over Confederate monuments, President Trump sent out a prescient tweet with the following question:  “…who’s next, Washington, Jefferson?” On December 21, 2017, the United States…
  • Jan 25

    Senate Moves to Erase Thomas Jefferson From History

    Senate Moves to Erase Thomas Jefferson From History
    During the 2017 controversies over Confederate monuments, President Trump sent out a prescient tweet with the following question:  “…who’s next, Washington, Jefferson?” On December 21, 2017, the United States…
  • Jan 20

    The American Creed, Declaration of Independence

    The American Creed, Declaration of Independence
    There are 55 critical words in the Declaration of Independence.
Rank this Week: 377

Chicago Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Chicago Car Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers car accidents, truck accidents, and personal injury law in Illinois. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.chicagocaraccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Jan 2

    One in Two Drivers Admit to Texting While Driving

    One in Two Drivers Admit to Texting While Driving
    The CDC defines distracted driving as any activity that involves visual, manual or cognitive distraction. In short, distracted driving refers to anything that takes a driver’s eyes or mind away from the road or anything that…
  • Dec 15

    Driverless Cars: Are They Really Safer?

    Driverless Cars: Are They Really Safer?
    It sounds like something out of a movie about the future: millions of Americans sitting behind the wheel of a car, talking, texting, eating, reading, working, putting on makeup or doing one of many other activities, besides actually driving…
  • Oct 26

    Smartphones Behind Spike in Car Accident Death

    Smartphones Behind Spike in Car Accident Death
    Let’s start with some facts about car accidents and smartphones in America: In the past two years, the number of pedestrians and cyclists struck and killed has increased by 22% In the past two years, the total number of FATAL car…
Rank this Week: 454

Kathryn L. Harry & Associates,…

Kathryn L. Harry & Associates, P.C. Blog

Covers criminal news in the Chicago land area.

http://www.youraffordabledefense.com/illinois-criminal-law-blog/
  • Jun 23

    Over 240 Arrested in Major Health Care Fraud Sweep

    Over 240 Arrested in Major Health Care Fraud Sweep
    Several federal agencies, working together, announced a major nationwide health care fraud sweep which resulted in the arrests of almost 250 people. Among those arrested were physicians, nurses, and pharmacists, who were all accused of…
  • Jun 18

    New Illinois Law Would Grant Amnesty to Underage Drinkers Seeking Medical Help

    New Illinois Law Would Grant Amnesty to Underage Drinkers Seeking Medical Help
    In Illinois, it is against the law for anyone under the age of 21-years-old to consume, be in possession of, or deliver alcohol. Depending on the nature of the violation – as well as the charging agency – anyone found ……
  • Jun 10

    Speeding in Illinois Road Construction Zone

    Speeding in Illinois Road Construction Zone
    Along with the warm weather comes road construction. Whether it is a road requiring repair from the ravages of winter weather, or the expansion of an existing roadway, Illinois drivers can count on seeing the orange cones all over the…
Rank this Week: 477

Seize Your Business

Seize Your Business

Interviews successful business owners to discuss strategies that can immediately be incorporated. By Kevin O'Flaherty and Jim Waszak.

https://www.oflaherty-law.com/seize-your-business
Rank this Week: 987

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/
  • Feb 22

    Lake County Drunk Driving And Drug-Impaired Driving Accident

    Lake County Drunk Driving And Drug-Impaired Driving Accident
    A woman was arrested for DUI in Libertyville on February 18, 2018.  The incident is discussed in the February 21, 2018 Grayslake Patch article titled “Slumped Over Driver Arrested For DUI At Busy Intersection: …
  • Feb 16

    Motor-Vehicle Deaths In The U.S. – Trends And Factor

    Motor-Vehicle Deaths In The U.S. – Trends And Factor
    Motor-vehicle deaths and the national trends is discussed in the February 16, 2018 Wall Street Journal article titled “U.S. Road-Death Rates Remain Near 10-Year High.”   The article discusses trends in fatal vehicle…
  • Feb 12

    22-Month-Old Girl Suffers Head Injury During Lake County Crash

    22-Month-Old Girl Suffers Head Injury During Lake County Crash
    There was a Lake County traffic accident this morning (February 12, 2018) in unincorporated Zion.  A 22-month-old female passenger suffered a head injury during the crash. According to information provided by the Lake County…
Rank this Week: 953

Chicago Lawyer Blog

Chicago Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.salvilaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 22

    Patrick Salvi interviewed on WJOB Radio

    Patrick Salvi interviewed on WJOB Radio
    HAMMOND, Ind. (February 22, 2018) – Managing Equity Partner Patrick A. Salvi was interviewed live on WJOB radio Wednesday night. The show covered a variety of topics, including his most recent record-breaking verdict and…
  • Feb 20

    Elizabeth Olszewski discusses drunk driving liability in Wisconsin with TMJ4

    Elizabeth Olszewski discusses drunk driving liability in Wisconsin with TMJ4
    KENOSHA, Wis. (February 20, 2018) – On New Year’s Day in Kenosha, a drunk driver went over the center lane, killing 53-year-old Djuana Latshaw in a wrong way, head-on crash. The driver admitted to drinking for hours at a…
  • Feb 19

    Patrick Salvi discusses rise in traffic-related deaths with Chicago Tribune

    Patrick Salvi discusses rise in traffic-related deaths with Chicago Tribune
    CHICAGO (February 19, 2018) – The traffic death toll in Chicago is growing, and the national count remains at historic highs, despite new car safety technology. Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C.’s founder and Managing Partner…
Rank this Week: 954

Salvi Law - Chicago Lawyer Blog

Salvi Law - Chicago Lawyer Blog

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

https://www.salvilaw.com/blog/
  • Feb 22

    Patrick Salvi interviewed on WJOB Radio

    Patrick Salvi interviewed on WJOB Radio
    HAMMOND, Ind. (February 22, 2018) – Managing Equity Partner Patrick A. Salvi was interviewed live on WJOB radio Wednesday night. The show covered a variety of topics, including his most recent record-breaking verdict and…
  • Feb 20

    Elizabeth Olszewski discusses drunk driving liability in Wisconsin with TMJ4

    Elizabeth Olszewski discusses drunk driving liability in Wisconsin with TMJ4
    KENOSHA, Wis. (February 20, 2018) – On New Year’s Day in Kenosha, a drunk driver went over the center lane, killing 53-year-old Djuana Latshaw in a wrong way, head-on crash. The driver admitted to drinking for hours at a…
  • Feb 19

    Patrick Salvi discusses rise in traffic-related deaths with Chicago Tribune

    Patrick Salvi discusses rise in traffic-related deaths with Chicago Tribune
    CHICAGO (February 19, 2018) – The traffic death toll in Chicago is growing, and the national count remains at historic highs, despite new car safety technology. Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard, P.C.’s founder and Managing Partner…
Rank this Week: 934

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/
  • Feb 20

    Motor-Vehicle Deaths Involving Pedestrians And Motorcyclist

    Motor-Vehicle Deaths Involving Pedestrians And Motorcyclist
    Motor-vehicle deaths and the national trends is discussed in the February 16, 2018 Wall Street Journal article titled “U.S. Road-Death Rates Remain Near 10-Year High.”   The article discusses trends in fatal vehicle…
  • Feb 15

    Fatal Pedestrian Accident On Potter Road In Park Ridge

    Fatal Pedestrian Accident On Potter Road In Park Ridge
    There was a fatal pedestrian accident Wednesday (February 14, 2018) in Park Ridge.  The woman was hit by a car as she was attempting to walk south across Potter Road near Farrell Avenue. According to Park Ridge Police, the accident…
  • Feb 13

    Fatal SUV Crash On The Stevenson Expressway

    Fatal SUV Crash On The Stevenson Expressway
    There was a fatal crash early Tuesday (February 13, 2018) on the Stevenson Expressway (I-55) near Midway Airport.  The crash led to one person being fatally injured and three other people being seriously injured. According to information…
Rank this Week: 951

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/
  • Feb 16

    Indiana Motorcycle Accident Victim’s $9M Damages Award Affirmed on Appeal

    Indiana Motorcycle Accident Victim’s $9M Damages Award Affirmed on Appeal
    The Indiana Court of Appeals recently affirmed a $9 million verdict – including compensatory and punitive damages – in favor of a motorcycle accident victim who was severely injured after a collision with a pickup truck in…
  • Feb 2

    What to Do Immediately After an Indiana Car Accident

    What to Do Immediately After an Indiana Car Accident
    There were 223,733 car accidents in Indiana in all of 2016, according to the Indiana University Public Policy Institute, of which 769 were fatal and nearly 53,000 involved serious personal injuries. Northern Indiana auto accident lawyers…
  • Jan 17

    Quadriplegic Wins $35M Verdict in Indiana DUI Crash; Whether He Can Collect is Uncertain

    Quadriplegic Wins $35M Verdict in Indiana DUI Crash; Whether He Can Collect is Uncertain
    A man who was rendered quadriplegic in an Indiana drunk driving accident several years ago was awarded $35 million by a jury in Marion County recently, according to The Indiana Lawyer. However, the most he would be able to collect, following…
Rank this Week: 555

Family Law Topics

Family Law Topics

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

http://www.familylawtopics.com/
  • Feb 16

    The Wedding is Off: Now What?

    The Wedding is Off: Now What?
    As we approach the end of February, we also approach the end of engagement season. According to WeddingWire, nearly 40% of engagements will happen between the months of November and February. In fact, Valentine’s Day ranks as one of the…
  • Feb 13

    The Heart of the Collaborative Divorce Proce

    The Heart of the Collaborative Divorce Proce
    On January 1, 2018, the Uniform Collaborative Law Act (“UCLA”) was enacted in Illinois. This means that divorcing couples, who want to preserve their relationship, protect their children and maintain privacy can contractually bind…
  • Jan 3

    Legal Fee Savvy

    Legal Fee Savvy
    Everybody likes a good deal. At Schiller, DuCanto & Fleck, LLP, we take comfort using a team approach which makes our resources go further and adds value for the client. Oftentimes, consumers of legal services ask about hourly rates only…
Rank this Week: 674

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio…

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio Blog

Covers Illinois workers compensation law.

http://discipiolaw.com/illinoisworkerscompensation/
  • Feb 14

    5 Common Reasons Workers’ Comp Claims Are Denied

    5 Common Reasons Workers’ Comp Claims Are Denied
    If you have been injured on the job, you are likely filing for workers’ compensation. Although workers’ compensation claims are often approved, denials do arise for a variety of reasons. By understanding the common reasons…
  • Jan 31

    Why Following Doctor’s Orders is Important for Your Workers’ Comp Case

    Why Following Doctor’s Orders is Important for Your Workers’ Comp Case
    Under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act, employees who are hurt on the job are eligible to receive medical and wage loss benefits. However, these benefits are not automatic—there are certain rules that injured employees…
  • Jan 18

    5 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer for a Workers’ Compensation Case

    5 Reasons to Hire a Lawyer for a Workers’ Compensation Case
    If you sustain an injury while at work, you may face a great deal of stress. In addition to filling out paperwork for a workers’ compensation claim and trying to determine which benefits you may be qualified to receive, you may…
Rank this Week: 904

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law. By Robert Kreisman.

http://www.robertkreisman.com/injury-lawyer/
Rank this Week: 874

Chicago Motorcycle Accident Lawyer…

Chicago Motorcycle Accident Lawyer Blog

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

http://www.chicagomotorcycleaccidentlawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 8

    Hazards Caused By Improperly Maintained Motorcycles And Defective Part

    Hazards Caused By Improperly Maintained Motorcycles And Defective Part
    As discussed on the “Ways To Avoid Motorcycle Accidents And Injuries” page, one way to minimize the possibility of having a motorcycle accident is to make sure that proper maintenance is performed on the motorcycle. However, there…
  • Feb 8

    Hazards Caused By Improperly Maintained Motorcycles And Defective Part

    Hazards Caused By Improperly Maintained Motorcycles And Defective Part
    As discussed on the “Ways To Avoid Motorcycle Accidents And Injuries” page, one way to minimize the possibility of having a motorcycle accident is to make sure that proper maintenance is performed on the motorcycle. However, there…
  • Jan 23

    Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit Regarding Edwardsville, Illinois Motorcycle Accident

    Motorcycle Accident Lawsuit Regarding Edwardsville, Illinois Motorcycle Accident
    Motorcycle accidents often lead to serious accident injuries for both motorcyclists and any passengers.  As seen in many Chicago area as well as other Illinois motorcycle crashes discussed on this site, a broad range of injuries can…
Rank this Week: 910

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/
  • Feb 8

    What Should You Do If You Hit Someone’s Parked Car When They Aren’t Around?

    What Should You Do If You Hit Someone’s Parked Car When They Aren’t Around?
    If you damage someone’s car while it is parked, there are a number of steps you should take to avoid serious legal trouble. Accidents happen all the time out on the road. However, there are also times when they can happen when you are…
  • Feb 6

    6 Things to Do After a Car Accident

    6 Things to Do After a Car Accident
    Protect your legal rights by doing these six things after an automobile accident. Not many people make it through life without getting in some kind of car accident, be it minor or major. It is also the case that not many drivers know how to…
  • Feb 5

    Can Social Media Be Used Against You in a Car Accident Lawsuit?

    Can Social Media Be Used Against You in a Car Accident Lawsuit?
    What you post to social media might end up telling a different story than what you want. Yes. There is a possibility that social media could be used against you in a car accident lawsuit. There was a time when what you said could and would be…
Rank this Week: 664

Chicago DUI Lawyer Blog

Chicago DUI Lawyer Blog

By The Davis Law Group, P.C.

http://www.illinoisdriverslicensereinstatementlawyer.com/blog/
  • Feb 6

    What is DUI Court Supervision in Illinois?

    What is DUI Court Supervision in Illinois?
    Court supervision is a sentence available once in a person’s lifetime for driving under the influence (DUI) in Illinois. It is the best possible result aside from dismissal or a finding on ‘not guilty’ after trial on a…
  • Jan 20

    What is the Criminal Charge of DUI in Illinois?

    What is the Criminal Charge of DUI in Illinois?
    In our previous post we explained that there are two main parts of Illinois DUI law: the Illinois Statutory Summary Suspension and the criminal charge of DUI. This post addresses the basics of the second part of a DUI case, the criminal…
  • Jan 2

    What is the Illinois Summary Suspension Law?

    What is the Illinois Summary Suspension Law?
    The DUI defense attorneys at The Davis Law Group, P.C., often find that many of our clients are both concerned and confused when confronted with the complex landscape of Illinois DUI law, which includes the statutory summary suspension law.…
Rank this Week: 516

Mass Tort Lawyer Blog

Mass Tort Lawyer Blog

Covers product liability and injury and accident law. By Moll Law Group.

http://www.masstortlawyerblog.com/
  • Feb 6

    Recent Study Suggests E-Cigarettes May Not Be a Safe Alternative to Smoking

    Recent Study Suggests E-Cigarettes May Not Be a Safe Alternative to Smoking
    Over the past decade, manufacturers of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, have marketed their product as a safe alternative to smoking. Indeed, their efforts have been largely successful, with an estimated 2 million adults and teens…
  • May 26

    Federal Appellate Court Upholds Judgment in Favor of Boston Scientific in Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit

    Federal Appellate Court Upholds Judgment in Favor of Boston Scientific in Pelvic Mesh Lawsuit
    Earlier this week, a federal appellate court upheld a jury verdict in favor of Boston Scientific in a lawsuit regarding its Uphold brand pelvic mesh product. In the lawsuit, the plaintiff alleged that she suffered injuries after a surgical…
  • May 24

    JPML to Hear Argument on Forming MDL for J&J Physiomesh Product

    JPML to Hear Argument on Forming MDL for J&J Physiomesh Product
    This month, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) will hear arguments regarding whether to consolidate the numerous pending cases against Ethicon, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, regarding its physiomesh products. The…
Rank this Week: 939

Illinois Bicycle Law

Illinois Bicycle Law

Covers Illinois cycling laws and news. By Michael Keating.

http://www.illinoisbicyclelaw.com/
  • Jan 8

    Keating Law Offices' Tom Reuland Authors Article On The Dangers of Uber and Lyft

    Keating Law Offices' Tom Reuland Authors Article On The Dangers of Uber and Lyft
    Caption from "Trial Journal" Article by Attorney Tom ReulandTrial Journal, the leading print publication of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, published an article by Attorney Tom Reuland of Keating Law Offices in its Winter…
  • Jan 3

    New for 2018: Cycling Is The "Official" State Exercise Of The State of Illinoi

    New for 2018: Cycling Is The "Official" State Exercise Of The State of Illinoi
    Text of Public Act 100-0383 Designating Cycling as the official State Exercise of the State of IllinoisAs of January 1, 2018, Cycling is the official State Exercise of the State of Illinois. This is an actual law in the State of Illinois…
  • Jan 2

    New Illinois Laws to Protect Bicyclists Go Into Effect In 2018

    New Illinois Laws to Protect Bicyclists Go Into Effect In 2018
    The New Bicycle LawsThree new bicycle laws that were signed into law as Illinois Public Act 100-0359 went in to effect on January 1, 2018. This new legislation advances the rights of bicyclists and the role of bicycles in a modern…
Rank this Week: 512

Chicago Birth Injury Lawyer Blog

Chicago Birth Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers cerebral palsy, crib death, Erb's palsy and other forms of birth injuries. By Levin & Perconti.

http://www.chicagobirthinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Dec 20

    7 Year Old Girl Awarded $26 Million by New York Jury for Injuries From Preterm Labor

    7 Year Old Girl Awarded $26 Million by New York Jury for Injuries From Preterm Labor
    In November, a Brooklyn, New York jury awarded 7 year old Aleigha Buck and her mother $26 million to compensate for a hospital’s failure to appropriately stall preterm labor that resulted in deafness and vocal chord paralysis for…
  • Oct 26

    Levin & Perconti: Fighting for Women Through Every Stage of Life

    Levin & Perconti: Fighting for Women Through Every Stage of Life
    This past Tuesday night in Chicago, blogger and author Glennon Doyle (formerly Glennon Doyle Melton) joined forces with a panel of other equally insightful and inspiring women to talk about finding your own self worth and harnessing that…
  • Jul 6

    After 10 Year Coverup, Hospital Admits Falsifying Records, Girl Receives $5.2 M

    After 10 Year Coverup, Hospital Admits Falsifying Records, Girl Receives $5.2 M
    10 years ago this January, twin Sarah Butler was born at Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie, Ontario to Jaye Butler. Her twin brother was delivered healthy and free of complications several minutes prior. To encourage speedy delivery of Sarah,…
Rank this Week: 858

US Immigration Blog

US Immigration Blog

Covers recent developments in the immigration field. By Peter Messersmith.

http://blog.messersmithlaw.com
  • Nov 6

    Intent to Revoke Was Sent

    Intent to Revoke Was Sent
    A Notice of Intent to Revoke, issued by USCIS, can occur in any type of immigration application or petition, both family based and employment based, that has previously been approved. The Notice of Intent to Revoke or NOIR is a detailed…
  • Oct 15

    NIW Requirement

    NIW Requirement
    NIW Requirements The bare minimum qualification for the NIW standard is that the foreign national is a member of the professions holding an advanced degree, defined as a bachelor’s degree with five years of progressive experience or a…
  • Oct 10

    Motion to Reopen

    Motion to Reopen
    Motion to Reopen When USCIS denies a case, the applicant normally has the opportunity to file a motion to reopen, motion to reconsider and/or an appeal.  A motion to reopen, reconsider, or an appeal must be filed within 30 days of…
Rank this Week: 813

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer…

Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury topics such as auto accidents, premises liability, worker's compensation, wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, and dog bites. By Abels & Annes, P.C.

http://www.chicagopersonalinjurylawyerblog.com/
  • Oct 14

    Former Evanston Township High School Drama Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Student

    Former Evanston Township High School Drama Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Student
    A former high school drama teacher who worked for Evanston Township High School has been accused of sexual misconduct by several of his former students. Those accusing the man of wrongdoing state that the incidents occurred in the late 1980s…
  • Aug 7

    Factory Workers Face Serious Risks of Workplace Accident

    Factory Workers Face Serious Risks of Workplace Accident
    It is not uncommon for employees to become injured while on the job. An injury or illness is considered work-related if an event or exposure in the work place caused or contributed to the resulting condition or aggravated a pre-existing…
  • Jun 17

    Uber Accidents Keep Happening in Chicago. What You Need to Know If One Happens to You.

    Uber Accidents Keep Happening in Chicago. What You Need to Know If One Happens to You.
    Rideshare operations such as Uber and Lyft have become extremely popular in Chicago and other cities throughout the United States–and it is easy to see why. Ordering a ride through your smartphone is faster, easier, and often less…
Rank this Week: 598

Chicago DUI Law Blog

Chicago DUI Law Blog

Covers Chicago criminal and DUI laws. By Ava George Stewart.

http://chicagoduilaw.blogspot.com/
  • May 30

    Chicago DUI Law Blog: Chicago DUI lawyer comments on Tiger Woods' no-alcohol-DUI

    Chicago DUI Law Blog: Chicago DUI lawyer comments on Tiger Woods' no-alcohol-DUI
    This Chicago DUI attorney is not alone in experiencing déjà vu.Mr. Woods was arrested over the holiday weekend. This time, it appears he is being charged with DUI.I spoke to my mum today about these issues. Yes. You can be…
  • Mar 2

    Chicago DUI Attorney Comments on License Suspensions for DUI Arrest

    Chicago DUI Attorney Comments on License Suspensions for DUI Arrest
    This Chicago DUI attorney has posted here and hereabout having your driving privileges taken away before you ever have your first day in court.  From the Chicago Tribune:Bureaucratic mix-ups have let thousands of drunken drivers…
  • Jan 19

    Chicago DUI Lawyer's Thoughts on Martin Luther King's Holiday

    Chicago DUI Lawyer's Thoughts on Martin Luther King's Holiday
    My Dear Friends,I have already posted my thoughts over at Chicago Criminal Law Blog on this subject.  There is always something you can do today.-- PaxContinue reading over at Chicago Criminal Law Blog
Rank this Week: 762

Federal Criminal Lawyer

Federal Criminal Lawyer

Covers federal crimes, sentencing guidelines, and procedure. By Lewis Gainor.

http://www.federalcriminallawyer.us/
  • Feb 27

    Violence Against The Police in Illinoi

    Violence Against The Police in Illinoi
    If you are a criminal defendant that has been accused of violence or other misconduct against a police officer, it is important to recognize the severity of the crimes filed against you. Even in a time such as now where the media is…
  • Feb 23

    Understanding White Collar Crime

    Understanding White Collar Crime
    “White collar crime” is traditionally recognized as a financially-motivated crime committed by people at large companies or those in power positions. While this is often the case, white collar crimes can be committed by anyone.…
  • Oct 19

    Keeping your record clean after an arrest for retail theft

    Keeping your record clean after an arrest for retail theft
    Getting arrested for retail theft can have serious consequences on someone’s future. If someone is caught committing retail theft, they will typically be approached by a loss prevention specialist or an agent of the store after they…
Rank this Week: 655

The Real Estate Blawg

The Real Estate Blawg

Covers Wisconsin and Illinois real estate law.

http://www.therealestateblawg.com
  • Sep 5

    How to Negotiate Your Medical Office Lease

    How to Negotiate Your Medical Office Lease
    One of the most valuable assets of a health care practice is its location. If you do not own that location, it is extremely important that you secure the value of this key asset through a well-drafted medical office lease. … Continue…
  • Sep 5

    How to Negotiate Your Medical Office Lease

    How to Negotiate Your Medical Office Lease
    One of the most valuable assets of a health care practice is its location. If you do not own that location, it is extremely important that you secure the value of this key asset through a well-drafted medical office lease. … Continue…
  • Aug 26

    4 Tips on Negotiating Startup Office Lease

    4 Tips on Negotiating Startup Office Lease
    Ready to move your startup out of the garage and into real office space? Here are 4 tips on negotiating your startup office lease: 1.  Don’t lease too much, or too little, space. For a startup, one of the most … Continue…
Rank this Week: 619

East Central Illinois Criminal Law…

East Central Illinois Criminal Law & DUI Weblog

Covers criminal law and drunk driving. By Jeremy J. Richey.

http://ecilcrime.com
  • Apr 17

    Driving While Driver’s License Is Suspended (DWLS) as a Petty Offense

    Driving While Driver’s License Is Suspended (DWLS) as a Petty Offense
    There is a type of DWLS that can be a petty offense rather than a Class A misdemeanor. The relevant statute is 625 ILCS 5/6-601: If a licensee under this Code is convicted of violating Section 6-303 for operating a motor vehicle during a time…
  • Apr 17

    Driving While Driver’s License Is Suspended (DWLS) as a Petty Offense

    Driving While Driver’s License Is Suspended (DWLS) as a Petty Offense
    There is a type of DWLS that can be a petty offense rather than a Class A misdemeanor. The relevant statute is 625 ILCS 5/6-601: If a licensee under this Code is convicted of violating Section 6-303 for operating a motor vehicle during a time…
  • Aug 27

    Douglas County Courthouse

    Douglas County Courthouse
    Address The address of the Douglas County Courthouse is 401 South Center Street, Tuscola, IL 61953.   Visitors must pass through security when entering the courthouse. Courtroom “1? is located on the third floor of the courthouse.  There…
Rank this Week: 565

Chicago Car Accident Attorneys…

Chicago Car Accident Attorneys Blog

Covers Illinois auto defects, car accidents and catastrophic injuries. By Law Offices of Steven J. Malman & Associates P.C.

http://www.chicagocaraccidentattorneysblog.com/
Rank this Week: 698

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 28

    Bicycle Dooring Accident in Chicago

    Bicycle Dooring Accident in Chicago
    As the weather is starting to get nicer, the leaves are appearing on the trees and we have hit spring in Chicago, I am reminded that it is also the beginning of bicycle riding season in Chicago.  Bicycle riding in the city of Chicago is…
  • Apr 28

    Bicycle Dooring Accidents in Chicago

    Bicycle Dooring Accidents in Chicago
    As the weather is starting to get nicer, the leaves are appearing on the trees and we have hit spring in Chicago, I am reminded that it is also the beginning of bicycle riding season in Chicago.  Bicycle riding in the city of Chicago is…
Rank this Week: 2699

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
  • Feb 22

    Should You Consider a Postnuptial Agreement?

    Should You Consider a Postnuptial Agreement?
    A postnuptial agreement, like a prenuptial agreement, is a legal contract that sets forth how marital property should be divided if the couple divorces. The only difference is that a prenuptial agreement is executed before marriage, and a…
  • Feb 15

    Collaborative Divorce in Illinoi

    Collaborative Divorce in Illinoi
    Not every couple who goes through a divorce wants to get divorced in court. Many couples decide to opt to start their divorces in a process known as a collaborative divorce. The goal of going through the collaborative law process is to…
  • Feb 8

    Illinois House Considering Bill That Would Establish Equal Parenting Time

    Illinois House Considering Bill That Would Establish Equal Parenting Time
    The Illinois House is considering a bill that would create a rebuttable presumption that equal parenting time is in the best interests of children of divorced families. In other words, divorced couples would split parenting time 50/50. Under…
Rank this Week: 1117