Posts by Alex Campos

Jul
21

Illinois Fourth District Appellate Court Creates Doubt as to the Viability of Section 2-1205 Post-Judgment Relief

Posted in Appellate

A recent Appellate Court Decision from the Illinois Fourth District has cast doubt on the viability of a defense-friendly modification to the collateral source rule. In Miller v. Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, et al., 2016 IL App (4th) 150728, the Plaintiff was successful in his medical...

Oct
23

Illinois Appellate Court Honors Venue Provision

Posted in Commercial

When entering into a business arrangement, venue provisions for future litigation are sometimes an afterthought. The prospect of litigation seems remote, and to some parties, it seems as if any venue provision will do. The First District’s recent opinion in Saba Software v. Deere &...

Aug
27

Illinois Appellate Court’s Decision Serves as Reminder of Physician’s Duty to Timely Communicate and Follow-up

A recent Appellate Court Decision from the Illinois First District has provided a reminder on the importance of following-up. In Buck v. Charletta, the plaintiff, an oncological nurse, consulted an orthopedic surgeon complaining of neck pain. 2013 IL App (1st) 122144 at ¶3. The orthopedic surgeon...

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