Feb 15, 2019

Mayoral candidate Bob Fioretti, Kathy Hunt Muse on police consent decree, Jason Van Dyke attorney Jennifer Blagg

Attorney and former alderman Bob Fioretti is in studio to discuss his run for Chicago mayor. American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois Special Litigation Counsel Kathy Hunt Muse discusses the recently approved Chicago police consent decree. Criminal defense attorney Jennifer Blagg joins Rich and Tina to discuss the latest developments […]

Feb 12, 2019

Ohio Owners Vulnerable to Subcontractor’s Defective Work

By: Geoffrey Bryce In October 2018, the Ohio Supreme Court finally determined whether a subcontractor’s defective work could be considered an “occurrence” for triggering coverage under an upstream contractor’s CGL policy. In Ohio Northern University v. Charles Construction Services (2018-Ohio-4057, 2018 Ohio LEXIS 2375, 2018 WL 4926159), the court ruled […]

Feb 6, 2019

Illinois Supreme Court Rules Actual Injury Not Necessary to be an “Aggrieved” Person Under BIPA

By: Jessica Jackler and Storrs Downey The Illinois Supreme Court has unanimously ruled against Six Flags Entertainment Corp. in a landmark Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) case. The ruling will certainly impact claims against employers in the future for failing to properly notify and obtain consent from employees about the collection […]

Feb 4, 2019

Mayoral candidate Amara Enyia, Patrick Cotter on Solis, law school deans Roasto Perea & Krent

Amara Enyia joins us in studio to explain why she’s the best candidate to lead Chicago. Former federal prosecutor and longtime white-collar defense attorney Patrick Cotter discusses the federal investigations of aldermen Burke & Solis. DePaul University College Of Law Dean Jennifer Rosato Perea & Chicago-Kent College Of Law Dean Harold […]

Jan 25, 2019

Custom Arbitration Language in Construction Contracts

By: Werner Sabo Most construction contracts include dispute resolution provisions, including situations where the parties decide not to use industry-standard agreements. Using custom language in such provisions poses real danger, including potential litigation regarding the meaning of the contract. Below are two recent cases that illustrate this danger. 1.    Did the […]

Chicago, Illinois 312-377-1501 | Schererville, Indiana 219-488-2590

Chicago, Illinois

312-377-1501


Schererville, Indiana

219-488-2590