Tag Archives: Illinois

Parental Kidnapping Law in Illinois | Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act Explained

In this Learn About Law article we discuss parental kidnapping and what the potential repercussions are. Read more detail on Recent Estate Planning posts –

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Illinois Short-Term Guardianship Explained

In this article, we will explain short-term guardianship in Illinois and answer the following questions: what is a short-term guardianship?, when is it appropriate?, who can be one?, and what powers do they have. Read more detail on Recent Estate … Continue reading

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New Maintenance Law in Illinois

Beginning January 1, 2019, Illinois has a new formula for calculating maintenance. If you get divorced in 2019 and beyond, this new formula applies to your case.  Maintenance (also known as alimony or spousal support) used to be taxable to … Continue reading

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Illinois EPA shuts down Willowbrook Sterigenics plant Friday night

WILLOWBROOK, Ill. (February 15, 2019) – The Illinois Environment Protection Agency has ordered the Sterigenics plant in suburban Willowbrook to be immediately sealed after tests showed “extreme daily fluctuations” in ethylene oxide levels and “the highest levels of EtO recorded in … Continue reading

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Illinois Appellate Court Affirms Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case Dealing with Admissions that are Evidentiary Not Judicial

Jodi Hall sued Dr. Roberto P. Cippola for medical malpractice, claiming that he had violated the applicable standard of care by not referring Jason Hall, Jodi’s husband, to a hospital emergency room. Jason had gone to St. Joseph’s PromptCare complaining … Continue reading

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