Illinois

Law Firms

Milwaukee firm adds Chicago litigation boutique, anticipates more growth

Government Law

Chicago files $300M suit over red-light camera program

Trials & Litigation

Lawyers acquitted of coaching witnesses to lie; case a ‘scary attack’ on defense bar, counsel says

Legal Ethics

Lawyer accused of indecent exposure and improper touching is suspended while ethics case is pending

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer in federal perjury case takes stand, insists he didn’t coach witnesses to lie

Law Firms

Benesch opens Chicago office, plans additional growth there and elsewhere

Copyright Law

Ethics case alleges ‘settlement shakedown’ by lawyer whose Prenda firm sued porn downloaders

Copyright Law

Michael Jordan is smiling after winning $8.9M in ad case, but says suit ‘was never about the money’

White-Collar Crime

Former CEO of red-light camera vendor takes plea in Chicago bribery case

Labor & Employment

NLRB nixes college football players union, declines to hear election petition

Legal Ethics

Lawyer goes on trial for allegedly coaching witnesses to lie; scripted Q-and-A cited

Celebrities

Michael Jordan to testify in suit seeking up to $10M in damages over supermarket steak ad

Constitutional Law

Chicago OKs stop-and-frisk pact with ACLU

Trials & Litigation

Suit claims lax regulation of gun shops by Chicago suburbs violates state civil rights law

Trials & Litigation

Chief judge calls for more traffic court security; says future incident a question of when, not if

Labor & Employment

As workers’ social media comments clash with employer expectations, the NLRB takes center stage

Criminal Justice

7th Circuit questions the accuracy of Lex the drug-sniffing dog but upholds car search evidence

Criminal Justice

Defendant says he’s proud to be a cop-killer in murder trial, threatens to spit on prosecutor

Aviation & Space Law

Chicago ponders possible drone rules, could require registration and insurance

Legal Ethics

Suspension recommended for lawyer accused of indecent exposure, improper touching