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  • Governor Quinn Signs HB 5512 into law

    On Tuesday, August 26, Governor Pat Quinn signed HB 5512 into law. It is now Public Act 98-1077. Public Act 98-1077 extends filing time for persons who are not under a legal disability when a cause of action accrues, but who become legally disabled before the statute of limitations expires. HB 5512 was sponsored in […]

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  • Governor Quinn Signs HB 5575 into law

    On Friday, August 15, Governor Pat Quinn signed HB 5575 into law. HB 5575 – This bill raises the limits for the right to reject arbitration awards under underinsured/uninsured motorist insurance policies by 50%. The old limits were 50k/100k and are now raised to 75k/150k. HB 5575 was sponsored in the House by Representatives Mike […]

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  • Joint statement by the Illinois AFL-CIO and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association

    By Michael T. Carrigan, President, Illinois AFL-CIO and John D. Cooney, President, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association   The workers’ compensation reforms enacted by the legislature and signed by Governor Quinn in 2011 have undoubtedly had their intended impact: to reduce workers’ compensation costs for Illinois employers. The suggested 5.5 percent cut in premiums bring the […]

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  • John D. Cooney: Lawsuit abuse is a myth spun by big business

    The following letter to the editor by ITLA President John D. Cooney was published in the State Journal-Register on July 31, 2014. Lawsuit abuse is a myth spun by big business Illinois has its share of problems, but so-called “lawsuit abuse” is not one of them. When front groups for big business spin bogus studies […]

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  • John D. Cooney: Lawsuit abuse is not one of state’s problems

    The following letter to the editor by ITLA President John D. Cooney appeared in the Madison County Record on July 23, 2014.   Lawsuit abuse is not one of state’s problems Illinois has its share of problems, but so-called “lawsuit abuse” is not one of them. When front groups for big business spin bogus studies […]

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