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Aug 25, 2016
The Act which went into effect on August 1, 2016 will ensure that Illinois colleges and universities: Develop a clear, comprehensive campus sexual violence policy, including detailed incident reporting options and university response guidelines; Notify student survivors about their rights, including their right to confidentiality, and the protections the university...
Aug 24, 2016
Distracted driving seems to be the cause for the death rate increasing in 2015, up 8% nationally. Not only are people texting, but then proliferation of social media and apps such as Pokemon Go, may account for the increase....
Aug 23, 2016
City of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel stands by Eddie Johnson’s move to fire seven officers involved in the 2014 shooting of teenager McDonald....
Aug 16, 2016
The Illinois Supreme Court amended its rules in 2013 to allow attorneys to enter limited scope appearances in civil cases and to make it easier for attorneys to provide unbundled services to their clients. Even so, many attorneys remain hesitant to incorporate limited scope representation into their practices. Join us...
Aug 15, 2016
Illinois nannies, housekeepers and other domestic workers will be entitled to the state minimum wage and basic human rights protections come Jan. 1,...
Jul 27, 2016
IPRA, the agency that oversees police shootings, has recommended the termination of three CPD officers accused of unjustified shootings. This is groundbreaking in that most shootings investigated by IPRA over the years were found to be justified. These recommendations mark a turn in how these cases are handled following the...
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