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Illinois considering adopting Uniform Bar Examination; Chicago Kent College law dean in support

Karen Kidd Oct. 28, 2016, 4:13pm

Illinois is considering whether to adopt the National Conference of Bar Examiners' Uniform Bar Examination (UBE), a nationally recognized standardized legal bar exam that is rapidly gaining acceptance nationwide. And a Chicago law school dean on the committee weighing the question said he believes adopting the UBE would be a smart move.

IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and USPTO create pro bono patent program for low-income inventors

Vimbai Chikomo Dec. 31, 2015, 11:03am

IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has announced a partnership with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to create a program designed to assist low-income inventors and small business in Illinois who qualify.

IIT-Chicago Kent law student takes fight for FAA drone regulation info to federal court

Hoang Tran Nov. 5, 2015, 4:52pm

A second-year student at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law has launched a legal fight with the Federal Aviation Administration over the agency’s lack of speed in responding to his request for information on the agency’s regulations of drone aircraft.

Allegations of unpaid commission prompts sales rep to sue former employer

Robert Hadley Sep. 30, 2015, 9:37am

A man is suing his former employer for alleged violations under the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act.

City watchdog sues mayor, council; seeks $200K in more funding, injunction preventing his termination

Bethany Krajelis Oct. 22, 2014, 5:24pm


IMS Engineered Products sued for age discrimination

Joel Brakken Dec. 3, 2013, 2:24pm