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CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Vol. 4

October 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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*SIDEBAR: Six-Person Juror Law Held Unconstitutional By Illinois Trial Court
In Volume 4 of our 2014 CM Report, CM partners Scott Ritchie and Sava Vojcanin alerted our friends in the industry to a new piece of legislation reducing the number of jurors in trials from twelve to six.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Volume 3

July 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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Acceptance Of A Check In Full Settlement Of A Claim Only Operates As An Accord And Satisfaction When The Person Receiving … Has Been Clearly Informed Of Same
In reversing an order from the trial court denying the insurer defendant’s motion for summary judgment,

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Volume 3

July 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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*The Minefield Of Appellate Practice Revisited—In Re: Estate Of York, 2015 IL App. (1st) 132830
The authors of this Sidebar have continually recommended to our friends in the insurance and business industry the necessity of always retaining appellate practitioners to handle any appellate matters.

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Volume 2

April 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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!*SIDEBAR: Illinois Supreme Court Holds That Wrongful Death Via Suicide Is Not A Cognizable Action In Illinois
On May 21, 2015, the Illinois Supreme Court issued its opinion in Turcios v.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Volume 2

April 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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Appellate Court Grants Defendant Landowner Summary Judgment On The Basis That The Allegedly Defective Condition Was Open And Obvious, And Inherent Or Incident To The Nature Of The Property
In Mossberg v.

East Coast CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Volume 1

January 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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Court Of Appeals Holds That Insured Has Burden Of Proof Regarding Exception To Policy Exclusion
… And That Ensuing Loss Provision Does Not Trump Unambiguous Policy Exclusion

In Platek v.

CM Report of Recent Decisions – 2015 Volume 1

January 1, 2015 / CM Reports

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*SIDEBAR: The Minefield Of Summary Judgment Practice
—Building A Record Means Strict Compliance With The Rules
The Illinois Appellate Court, Fourth District, teaches that lackadaisical compliance with Supreme Court Rules regarding summary judgments is fraught with danger.

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