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Defense attorneys and their clients received a boost in construction accident cases involving personal injury thanks to a recent Illinois Supreme Court ruling. The decision restricts construction negligence and premises liability theories of recovery in Illinois. Johnson & Bell Shareholder, Katie E. Gorrie, provides an overview of the decision and its potential impact.
Effective January 1, 2012, the State of Illinois’ Supreme Court appointed Johnson & Bell, Ltd. Shareholder Joseph R. Marconi as Advisor to the Judicial Conference Committee on Discovery Procedures. Mr. Marconi is the chair of the Business Litigation/Transactions group at the firm. The Committee is comprised of circuit court judges from around the state and Continue Reading »