When an insurance company puts a policy application under the microscope after an accident in a hunt for misrepresentations that can be used to rescind coverage, Section 154 of the Illinois Insurance Code provides important protection for the insureds and the folks they injure.
Assistant Editor's Note
What’s the Illinois General Assembly going to do now with all its free time?
In recent years, prosecutors have relied ever more heavily on the Responsible Corporate Officer (RCO) doctrine to charge company executives with criminal felonies even where these executives have no actual knowledge of the alleged corporate wrongdoing.
Through Glazed Eyes
Most readers will remember the saga of Broadway Bank and its demise in early 2010 under the hand of the Giannoulias family.
The legal profession, including the law schools preparing students for the profession, is at a crisis point.
See if you know what happened on This Day in Legal History with Karen Conti.
With concussion concerns, murder allegations and an investigation into locker room bullying, it has certainly been an off-the-field season to forget for National Football League officials.
Make it a point to eat a good breakfast every day and you will find yourself eating less during the day. As a result, you will likely be leaner than those who skip breakfast.
Three months after the NFL agreed on a $765 million settlement with thousands of ex-players for concussion-related health problems, a group of their NHL peers is going to court, too.
Rachel Ann Kuchar of the city of Chicago Law Department spotlights the Drinks for a Claus: Holiday Party and Toy Drive organized by the Civic Leadership Council of Constitutional Rights Foundation Chicago.
Balancing Life and the Law
I swear, there is nothing better than the sound of a child laughing. Not a canned, fake laugh — but a real laugh.
Peace on Earth. Good will toward men. So goes the season’s most significant and meaningful message. But, unfortunately, for centuries it has fallen on deaf ears.
Like most Chicagoans, I have been dying to go to Girl & The Goat for years now. So when I called them on Tuesday asking for a 7 p.m. reservation for that night, I almost expected to hear laughter on the other end of the line.
Amy Aebersold gets you ready for your December get-togethers party with a holiday drink recipe.