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Garman will succeed Kilbride as chief justice next month

Bethany Krajelis Sep. 12, 2013, 12:58pm


Insurance company claims it doesn't have duty to defend police officers

Rhys Saunders Sep. 11, 2013, 5:06pm

An insurance company has asked a federal court to decide whether it has to pay for the defense of former police officers being sued by five men wrongfully convicted of the  rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl.

Defendants in Prenda Law's defamation suit seek sanctions

Bethany Krajelis Sep. 11, 2013, 1:27pm


7th Circuit hears arguments over sealed documents appeal in settled atrazine lawsuit

Bethany Krajelis Sep. 10, 2013, 7:49pm


ISBA to hold CLE on 'Fracking in Illinois'

The Cook County Record Sep. 9, 2013, 1:52pm

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Appellate court affirms ruling in personal injury suit in favor of defendants

Andrew Thomason Sep. 9, 2013, 1:15pm


Small business-focused campaign hits home for Illinois business owners

Travis Akin Sep. 9, 2013, 1:08pm


First District dismisses legal malpractice suit over failed retail development project

Jonathan Bilyk Sep. 9, 2013, 11:24am


Split panel of ARDC Review Board recommends suspension for lawyer with drug conviction

Rhys Saunders Sep. 9, 2013, 11:10am

The Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC) has recommended a four-year suspension for an attorney convicted of conspiracy with the intent to distribute 1,000 kilograms or more of marijuana.

Defendant removes 19 suits over train derailment to federal court

Andrew Thomason Sep. 6, 2013, 4:36pm


First District affirms dismissal of legal malpractice suit

Jonathan Bilyk Sep. 6, 2013, 12:14pm


Illinois Central asks federal court to find city of Harvey's new ordinances unenforceable

Jonathan Bilyk Sep. 6, 2013, 11:44am


Police officer sues park district over slip and fall incident

Rhys Saunders Sep. 6, 2013, 11:23am

A Chicago police officer is suing the park district for more than $3 million after a slip and fall incident at Ping Tom Park.

Decision to strike anti-competitive law a step in right direction

The Cook County Record Sep. 5, 2013, 10:05am

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Split appeals panel reverses circuit court, remands suit over workers' compensation

Andrew Thomason Sep. 4, 2013, 12:37pm


First District affirms ruling in favor of railroad company in negligence suit

Jonathan Bilyk Sep. 4, 2013, 12:01pm


Appellate court: bar manager had no duty to warn patron of threat

Rhys Saunders Sep. 4, 2013, 11:43am


First District affirms ruling over construction bid in city of Chicago's favor

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 29, 2013, 4:48pm


Supreme Court slated to hear arguments in 17 cases in Chicago

Bethany Krajelis Aug. 29, 2013, 4:28pm

The Illinois Supreme Court will hear arguments in more than a dozen cases later this month, when the justices will convene in Chicago for their September term.

ARDC hearing board recommends disbarment for Oak Brook attorney

Andrew Thomason Aug. 29, 2013, 4:19pm

A hearing board of the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC) has recommended an Oak Brook attorney be disbarred for misappropriating more than $2 million from a client.