DGAA bLAWg

Illinois' New Revenge Porn Law

Web Admin - Friday, January 30, 2015

Illinois revenge porn law, Crystal Lake criminal defense lawyerOne of Former Governor Quinn's last acts during his time in office was to sign a new bill into law criminalizing the act of disseminating private nude photos of someone, commonly referred to as revenge porn. Until recently, revenge porn has been something of a grey area in the legal world. There were certain laws that might have been violated by the act of posting these sorts of images online, such as stalking or harassment, the intentional infliction of emotional distress, and even copyright law. Yet, these laws were often not well-suited to the situation. This new law, which goes into effect on June 1st, changes that, providing a clear criminal offense for posting revenge porn.

How the Law Works

Illinois' new revenge porn law makes it a class 4 felony to disseminate private sexual images of a person. In order to violate the law, the person's act must fulfill a variety of criteria.

  • - The person must purposefully disseminate an image of a person;
  • The person in the picture must be nude or engaged in some sort of sex act;
  • The person in the photo must be identifiable either from the photo or from other information accompanying the photo;        
  • - The circumstances surrounding the photo must have been such that a reasonable person would have known it was meant to be private; and
  • - The person in the photo must not have consented to its posting.

If a person posts an image that meets these criteria, then they can be sentenced to up to three years in prison along with a possible $25,000 fine.

Many commentators have remarked that this law is a particularly aggressive revenge porn law, citing two main aspects of the law's definition of revenge porn. First, many revenge porn laws require a person to post the image in an effort to harass or humiliate the person in the picture. Illinois' law does not have that same requirement. Second, many revenge porn laws are limited to the initial poster of the picture. Illinois' law covers anyone who posts the picture knowing it was supposed to be private.

The Law's Controversy

The law has met with some pushback, particularly from groups concerned about the free speech implications of the law. American law values freedom of expression highly, and safeguards it above almost any other right. The U.S. Constitution often protects speech from government intervention, especially in cases like this where the restriction on the speech is based on the speech's content. However, since the law has yet to go into effect, no one has challenged it on these grounds.

Criminal law is constantly changing to keep up with offenses related to new technologies. If you have been charged with a crime like this, contact a Crystal Lake criminal defense attorney today. Our firm assists accused clients in many different northwest suburban towns, such as Barrington, Rolling Meadows, and Inverness.

About the Author: Founding partner of Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC, Colin Gilbert, received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of law in 2005. Colin argues cases across many practice areas including criminal defense, collections, civil litigation, real estate law, and corporate law. Colin is an active member of the Board of Governors of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association and the Illinois Creditors Bar Association. He is currently Vice President of the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, and is a Commissioner for the Village of Arlington Heights. Colin has a 10.0 Attorney rating on Avvo, and was named one of the 2014 “Top 40 Under 40” Trial Lawyers in Illinois by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

The Status of Medical Marijuana in Illinois

Web Admin - Thursday, January 15, 2015

medical marijuana in Illinois, Arlington Heights drug defense lawyerOne of the most controversial issues currently facing politics is the legalization of marijuana. Some states have gone so far as to completely legalize it, allowing recreational use of the drug. Other states, along with the federal government, have left it totally illegal. Illinois has chosen the middle ground of allowing the use of marijuana to treat certain medical conditions. Illinois' medical marijuana law was signed in 2013, and it creates a framework for how to regulate the use of marijuana. However, there have recently been delays in the implementation of that framework, meaning that even though medical marijuana is technically legal, it is still inaccessible to Illinois residents.

General Rules

The Illinois medical marijuana law sets up both a legal framework for patients who possess marijuana, as well as for growers and distributors. Patients may apply for a medical marijuana card if they have one of almost 40 qualifying illnesses, including Parkinson's, cancer, and glaucoma. In order to get a medical marijuana card, people must also be residents of Illinois who are over the age of 18 and who do not have a criminal record.

As far as a growth and distribution framework, the law allows for 22 businesses to receive licenses to actually grow marijuana. One of these businesses will be located in each state police district. The law also authorizes a set of 60 licenses for distributors who will purchase the marijuana from the growers and sell it throughout the state. Additionally, the law creates a new 16 member board for the addition of new qualifying illnesses to the list of diseases that would allow someone to receive medical marijuana.

Recent Delays

Despite the fact that the law went into effect at the beginning of 2014, it has been plagued with implementation delays. According to a report by the Chicago Tribune, state agencies spent almost a full year just developing the regulations to manage this program. So far, only 650 patients have been given their medical marijuana cards, and the numbers on the business side are even less encouraging.

Many people were hoping that Governor Quinn would award the licenses for the growers and distributors before he left office. However, that did not happen. That means that it will be up to Governor Rauner to make the decision about future licensing. Governor Quinn did make some appointments to the board that will decide about adding new illnesses before he left office, but he also left some spaces open for Governor Rauner to make more appointments.

Illinois's medical marijuana law creates a complex legal framework, and running afoul if it can result in criminal drug charges. If you have recently been charged with a drug crime, contact an Illinois criminal defense attorney. Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC represents the accused in towns across the northwest suburbs, including in Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg, and Arlington Heights.

About the Author: Founding partner of Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC, Colin Gilbert, received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of law in 2005. Colin argues cases across many practice areas including criminal defense, collections, civil litigation, real estate law, and corporate law. Colin is an active member of the Board of Governors of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association and the Illinois Creditors Bar Association. He is currently Vice President of the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, and is a Commissioner for the Village of Arlington Heights. Colin has a 10.0 Attorney rating on Avvo, and was named one of the 2014 “Top 40 Under 40” Trial Lawyers in Illinois by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Thanksgiving Day Massacre: If Turkeys Had Legal Rights

Web Admin - Friday, November 21, 2014
turkey Thanksgiving criminal charges, Schaumburg personal injury lawyer

Thanksgiving is just around the corner now, so it seems like a good time to engage in an educational hypothetical: “what if turkeys had legal rights?” Suppose Chris Carver is just about to start preparing Tom Turkey for Thanksgiving dinner, when Governor Rauner, taking his cue from the annual presidential turkey pardon, decrees that all turkeys are protected and have the same rights as people. The police break down Chris's door, taking him away in handcuffs and saving Tom. This leads to two questions: “what, undoubtedly delicious, crimes could Chris be charged with?” and “what civil claims could Tom bring against him?"

Criminal Charges

There are a variety of crimes that Chris may be guilty of. The two major ones are kidnapping and attempted murder. Kidnapping is defined under Illinois law as “secretly confining someone against their will.” Chris was clearly confining Tom. Assuming it was done secretly, Chris may actually be guilty of aggravated kidnapping, a more serious version of the crime, because he had a carving knife, which would be a deadly weapon for purposes of the law. Aggravated kidnapping is a Class X felony in Illinois, which carries a sentence of between six and 30 years in prison.

However, Chris was doing more than just confining the turkey; he was preparing to cook him, which would be first-degree murder in Illinois. The different degrees of murder in Illinois are based on what the offender was attempting to do. Chris's qualifies for first-degree, the most serious, because he was intentionally trying to kill Tom. The fact that Chris did not succeed in killing Tom Turkey does not matter because he took a “substantial step” towards the murder when he kidnapped Tom. This means that the state could still charge him with attempted first-degree murder, also a Class X felony.

Civil Claims

While the criminal charges would take care of punishing Chris for his crimes, they do not provide Tom with any restitution for his ordeal. Fortunately, Tom can also sue Chris in civil court for several different claims. For instance, Tom can sue Chris for false imprisonment, the civil version of kidnapping, because he held Tom against his will. Tom could also sue Chris for assaulting him, since Chris intentionally acted in a way that put Tom in fear of an immediate harmful contact. Assuming Tom succeeds on these claims he can recover a variety of damages including payment of any medical bills, any wages he lost from his job during his confinement and recover, and compensation for the emotional pain and suffering of almost becoming Thanksgiving dinner.

If you believe you have been a victim of harms like Tom's, or you want to learn more about your criminal rights if you have been charged, contact the Schaumburg personal injury and criminal attorneys at Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC today. We assist clients in Rolling Meadows, Buffalo Grove, Barrington, and throughout the Chicago suburbs. Call 847-934-6000 for a free consultation.

About the Author: Founding partner of Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC, Colin Gilbert, received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of law in 2005. Colin argues cases across many practice areas including criminal defense, collections, civil litigation, real estate law, and corporate law. Colin is an active member of the Board of Governors of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association and the Illinois Creditors Bar Association. He is currently Vice President of the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, and is a Commissioner for the Village of Arlington Heights. Colin has a 10.0 Attorney rating on Avvo, and was named one of the 2014 “Top 40 Under 40” Trial Lawyers in Illinois by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Murder in the Mushroom Kingdom: Is Mario a Knight in Shining Armor or a Dangerous Fugitive?

Web Admin - Tuesday, March 25, 2014

illinois criminal defense lawyer mario murderSuper Mario Bros. is one of the best-selling video games of all time, and its story presents an interesting issue of criminal law. In the game, Bowser invades the Mushroom Kingdom, turns all of its inhabitants into inanimate objects, and kidnaps the princess in order to prevent her from undoing the spell. Then, Mario sets off on his quest to free the princess and the kingdom. At the end of the game Mario confronts Bowser, pushing him into a pit of lava to free the princess. This raises the question of whether Mario’s killing of Bowser was a crime or whether it was done out of necessity or self-defense.

The Crimes

After killing Bowser, Mario would likely be charged with some form of homicide. Illinois law breaks homicide down into four categories: first-degree murder, second-degree murder, reckless homicide, and involuntary manslaughter. Of these types of killing, Bowser’s would probably fall into either first or second-degree murder. First-degree murder occurs when a person kills someone either with the intent to kill them or do them serious bodily harm, or when a person kills someone by taking some action that they know will kill or seriously injure the person. Second-degree murder is the same, except that the killing is mitigated by the fact that the killer is either acting under extreme emotional provocation or that the killer has an unreasonable but sincere belief that they have a legal justification for the killing, such as self-defense.

In Mario’s case, it seems most likely that he would be charged with second-degree murder since Bowser had just turned everyone he knew into inanimate objects, which would definitely fall into the serious provocation version of second-degree murder. Furthermore, Mario probably has a strong legal defense to the killing, which he no doubt sincerely believed.

The Defenses

Mario could raise two defenses in his case that would probably allow him to escape with a not guilty verdict: self-defense and necessity. Both of these are covered by the justifiable use of force section of the Illinois Criminal Code. For the purposes of self-defense, a person is allowed to use deadly force only if they reasonably believe it is necessary to prevent “imminent death or great bodily harm” to themselves or another person. Since Bowser had kidnapped the princess and stolen her kingdom that would probably be grounds for reasonable belief that he was going to kill or seriously harm her.

Mario could also use a defense of necessity for the murder, and it would probably succeed. The concept of necessity allows a person to do something that would be criminal if the harm that arises from it is less that the harm that they prevent with the act. Since Mario’s killing Bowser freed the kingdom, and there were no members of law enforcement left, a court would likely find what he did to be necessary.

If, like Mario, you have recently been the subject of criminal charges, seek help from a criminal defense lawyer in Illinois today. We represent accused citizens in the northwest suburban area, including in Rolling Meadows, Arlington Heights, and Schaumburg.

About the Author: Founding partner of Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC, Colin Gilbert, received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of law in 2005. Colin argues cases across many practice areas including criminal defense, collections, civil litigation, real estate law, and corporate law. Colin is an active member of the Board of Governors of the Northwest Suburban Bar Association and the Illinois Creditors Bar Association. He is currently Vice President of the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce, and is a Commissioner for the Village of Arlington Heights. Colin has a 10.0 Attorney rating on Avvo, and was named one of the 2014 “Top 40 Under 40” Trial Lawyers in Illinois by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

The Case of Bear v. Goldilocks

Web Admin - Thursday, February 27, 2014

illinois criminal civil lawyerWhile people often see the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears as nothing more than a children’s story, it can also act as a simple overview of the legal system. After all, Goldilocks commits a variety of different offenses, both civil and criminal, throughout the story. 

The difference between a civil case and a criminal case is that a civil case involves a dispute between two private parties, the Bears and Goldilocks, while the criminal case involves the state pursuing Goldilocks for her illegal actions. Of course, many of Goldilocks’ actions can give rise to both civil liability and criminal charges.

The Civil Case: Bear v. Goldilocks

The Bears have three claims for which they may be able to sue Goldilocks: trespassing on their land, conversion of the porridge, and conversion of the chair. The Bears can easily show that Goldilocks trespassed on their land, but they will likely not receive any money for doing so, since her act of trespassing did not appear to cause any actual damage on its own. 

As for the claims of conversion, the Bears must show three things: that they owned the porridge and chair, that Goldilocks took some act inconsistent with that ownership, and that their property was damaged by Goldilocks’ acts. Since Goldilocks ate the porridge, and then sat in and broke the chair, the Bears can show that she converted those items and recover their value from Goldilocks.

The Criminal Case: The People v. Goldilocks

The state could also bring criminal charges against Goldilocks for all three of those same actions. These charges would be criminal trespass to land, petty theft of the porridge, and criminal damage to property for breaking the chair. However, the state would not have as easy a case as the Bears did suing for those same actions.

Trespassing is a crime in Illinois punishable by up to a $500 fine and six months in jail, but in order to be guilty of trespassing, a person must enter the land after being warned not to, or they must stay on the land after being told to leave. Unless the Bears had posted a sign warning trespassers, it would only be a civil offense. On the other hand, if Goldilocks had entered the house with a plan to commit a crime, she would be guilty of burglary, a class 2 felony punishable by up to 14 years in prison.

The petty theft of the porridge is an easier case. She clearly steals the porridge by eating it, and in Illinois the seriousness of the theft is determined by the value of the item. Since the porridge was probably worth less than $500, it would be petty theft, a class A misdemeanor punishable by up to a $2500 fine and one year in prison.

The state could also press charges against her for criminal damage to property for her breaking the chair, but this would likely fail. In Illinois, a person must knowingly damage the property to be guilty of the criminal offense. Because Goldilocks did not know she would break the chair if she sat in it, that charge would probably fail.

If you have recently found yourself involved with criminal charges or civil litigation, contact an attorney today. A Rolling Meadows criminal defense or civil litigation attorney can put their knowledge and legal experience to work for you. Our team serves clients across the northwest suburbs, in areas such as Schaumburg, Palatine, Barrington, and Inverness.

About the Author: Founding partner of Drost, Gilbert, Andrew & Apicella, LLC, Colin Gilbert, received his J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of law in 2005. Colin argues cases across many practice areas including criminal defense, collections, real estate law, and corporate law. He is involved in his local Illinois community as an active member of the DuPage County Bar Association, Northwest Suburban Bar Association, and the Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce. In 2012, Colin was nominated for 2012 Business Leader of the Year by the Chamber.

What Happens if I Get Caught Driving Without a License in Illinois?

Web Admin - Friday, December 13, 2013

By Colin H. Gilbert 

cgilbert@dgaalaw.com

http://www.dgaalaw.com/colin-gilbert.html

The State of Illinois takes driving without a license very seriously. The law does not view this like a mere speeding ticket or red light violation. Instead, the Illinois Vehicle Code allows the state to pursue criminal charges against drivers who get on the road without a license.

The law breaks down the seriousness of getting caught driving without a license into three separate categories depending on a variety of factors. These factors include whether or not the reason the person has a license, whether the person ever had a license, and the person’s age.

Driving without a license starts off as a petty offense. The law considers it a petty offense if the person had a license at one point in the past year, and merely let it lapse. In these cases the law limits the punishment to a $500 fine. If the person’s license expired more than a year ago, or if the driver in question is below the age to get a driver’s license then the law upgrades the crime to a class B misdemeanor. 

Class B misdemeanors can trigger punishments of up to $1,500 in fines, and 180 days in prison. However, jail time for unlicensed driving in this case is uncommon, and judges are allowed to sentence offenders to probation or community service instead. The law may also punish driving without a license as a Class A misdemeanor in the event that the driver committed the offense after the Secretary of State suspended or revoked their license. In these cases, the court may sentence the offender to up to a year in prison, along with $2,500 dollars in fines.

Additionally, people caught driving without a license face more than just criminal sanctions. The Secretary of State will also get involved by suspending their license. License suspensions can last anywhere from two months to a year depending on the number of convictions for driving without a license that a person has received. Also, license suspension affects even those people who never received a driver’s license, since they will be unable to get one for the length of their suspension. Furthermore, after a person’s fifth conviction, the Secretary of State can revoke a person’s driving privileges. In this instance, the state will not allow the person to drive until they have recovered their privileges in a formal hearing.

 

If you face criminal charges for driving without a license, you do not have to go through the process alone. Contact a Schaumburg criminal defense lawyer today. We serve many northwest suburban areas including Rolling Meadows, Arlington Heights, Barrington, and other nearby communities.


Recent Posts


Tags

elder abuse Illinois employment law firm small business Arlington Heights wills and trusts lawyers living wills license suspension Illinois insurance disputes Chicago life insurance attorney power of attorney for healthcare probate claims Arlington Heights car accident lawyer real estate contract Illinois Sales Representative Act Rolling Meadows probate lawyer pain and suffering dram shop law BUI Illinois medical malpractice attorney Deer Park accident attorney expungement Schaumburg personal injury attorney Forcible Entry workplace sexual harassment cause-of-death exclusions trust payments Employment Discrimination Law Illinois boating accident lawyer involuntary manslaughter Rolling Meadows litigation lawyer Barrington drug crime attorney loopholes construction accidents Crystal Lake medical malpractice attorneys beneficiary complications Crystal Lake accident attorney IRA trust transfer healthcare Palatine employment attorney Arlington Heights Attorney insurance claim hiring employees Rolling Meadows medical malpractice lawyers workers comp Illinois tax attorney workers compensation first degree murder Joliet general practice lawyers Long Grove estate planning attorneys Schaumburg estate planning attorney clemency insurance negligence Crystal Lake civil litigation lawyer Schaumburg probate attorney drug crimes lawyer Chicago employment attorney Barrington injury attorney privacy Arlington Heights pedestrian accidents real estate attorney medical malpractice claims underinsured motorist Barrington estate planning attorney insurance agents Barrington personal injury lawyer Illinois employment lawyer preventable medical errors food poisoning Illinois insurance lawyer guardianship attorney Barrington workers compensation attorney taxes Long Grove estate planning Schaumburg employment law attorneys fault based insurance Barrington employment attorney Illinois Probate Act of 1975 preventing accidents breathalyzer test bicycle dooring accidents Crystal Lake medical malpractice lawyer work unions overtime pay Colin Gilbert Illinois home inspection Deer Park motorcycle accident lawyer Illinois bicycle safety Buffalo Grove medical malpractice lawyers Illinois Barrington personal injury attorney Des Plaines drug crimes lawyer Illinois car accident attorney Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act car crash injuries license reinstatement disability benefits dynasty trusts Illinois employment law attorneys insurance claim denial Illinois employee rights attorney. residential real estate estate planning, death tax, succession plans, business estate plans, Barrington estate planning lawyers Crystal Lake employment law attorney Illinois defective products attorney traffic violations estate planning trusts underage DUI Palatine traffic lawyer Inverness traffic law firm Crystal Lake car accident lawyer Chicago will attorney Illinois traffic attorney eluding a police officer Des Plaines real estate attorney Illinois real estate lawyer FMLA medical marijuana Detainer Actions Arlington Heights criminal lawyer Illinois traffic attorneys Des Plaines motorcycle accident attorney Barrington real estate lawyer digital evidence Crystal Lake insurance lawyer investment property license revocation Buffalo Grove insurance claim dispute lawyers Palatine traffic accidents trauma after an accident corporate law blended families Illinois wills and trusts icy parking lots Rolling Meadows corporate lawyer anesthesia errors Illinois traffic ticket lawyer employee discrimination Illinois small business traffic accidents Rolling Meadows insurance dispute lawyers, insurance dispute Rolling Meadows Attorney life insurance policy Schaumburg civil litigation attorney in terrorem provision Schaumburg estate attorney Illinois insurance claims lawyers capital gains tax car collision field sobriety test Illinois trusts attorney Chicago estate planning LLCs Chicago employment lawyer Inverness injury lawyer premises liability Illinois lawyer unfunded trust Arlington Heights Traffic Lawyer Crystal Lake law firm car accident lawyer Arlington Heights wills and trusts attorney Crystal Lake bike accident lawyer Rolling Meadows marijuana attorney Chicago traffic lawyer Rolling Meadows tax attorney personal injury lawyer fiduciary rule delay trucking accident lawyers Schaumburg real estate lawyer overtime violations back injuries Legal Info Inverness real estate attorney commercial leases Class A misdemeanor Inverness accident lawyer coronavirus Palatine insurance lawyer Schaumburg drug defense lawyer unpaid overtime rent to own real estate contracts traumatic brain injury elder law Chicago estate planning lawyer defective products Illinois corporate lawyer probate process real estate leasing drugs new real estate form insurance claim dispute attorney hit and run accident rumble strips attorney fees Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Do Not Resuscitate Barrington Illinois estate planning lawyer probate financial advisors Rolling Meadows Kenilworth estate planning lawyer Illinois jet ski accident lawyer workers compensation benefits Crystal Lake traffic lawyer real estate attorneys Buffalo Grove life insurance attorney employment law, Illinois employment laws Palatine workers compensation lawyer Schaumburg Attorney minimum wage meal breaks BAIID traffic laws medication errors cell phone tower data Illinois workers compensation attorney Rolling Meadows real estate attorney Illinois business law atorneys dog bites medical malpractice, missed diagnosis, delayed diagnosis, medical mistake, Deer Creek medical malpractice lawyers living trust benefits civil litigation attorney gift taxes compensatory time DMV Des Plaines personal injury attorney creditors Palatine estate planning lawyer Palatine corporate law attorneys Schaumburg personal injury lawyer Fourth of July homestead rights car accident lawyers Retaliatory Discharge Illinois employment attorneys Crystal Lake tax lawyer drunk driving statistics employees vacation home fines Illinois LLC creation Thanksgiving insurance claims Buffalo Grove traffic lawyers condo association Illinois speeding lawyer Chicago biking tips comparative negligence owner responsibility Illinois personal injury lawyer Inverness elder law lawyer Fair Labor Standards Act wills Arlington Heights wills and trusts lawyer Crystal Lake will lawyer rollover accidents most common reasons for life insurance claim denials traffic deaths estate plan Barrington Traffic Lawyer uninsured motorist sexual harassment ACA trucking accidents forming a corporation in Illinois social media after death privacy laws Illinois insurance claim attorney DUI penalities Arlington Heights medical malpractice lawyer car accident institutional trustee Chicago will attorney, social media platforms, Illinois estate planning lawyer, Des Plaines tax law firm Schaumburg insurance lawyers pet bites Crystal Lake employment attorney Illinois insurance claim dispute lawyers Arlington Heights tax lawyer pedestrian accident Crystal Lake car accident attorney Attorney Ken Apicella Arlington Heights employment law attorneys drug possession Jay Andrew estate planning attorney driving college kids life insurance claims Illinois estate planning attorney revenge porn Policy Cancellation Des Plaines insurance attorney construction accidents, personal injury, wrongful death, Arlington Heights personal injury attorneys, workers' compensation DUI defense severance agreements Illinois rollover accident lawyers Inverness probate lawyer Deer Park traffic lawyer pedestrian-automobile accident Barrington attorney subcontractor speeding loss of consortium foreclosed rental property Inverness corporate attorney personal injury attorney Liquor Control Act Illinois Smoke Detector Act license Illinois motorcycle accident lawyer car accidents Rolling Meadows personal injury lawyer murder charges Des Plaines collections attorney Barrington life insurance lawyer traffic offenses Buffalo Grove personal injury lawyer gift tax exemption, estate planning, estate planning strategies, Illinois estate planning, South Barrington estate planning attorneys Whistleblower Claims Illinois wills and trusts attorneys Transfer on Death Instrument Arlington Heights lawyer Barrington business law firm POA consent to a search Buffalo Grove employment lawyer trustee Long Grove estate planning attorney Mount Prospect elder law attorney construction contracts Palatine corporate attorney Crystal Lake pet attorney mortgage Buffalo Grove real estate attorney medical malpractice compensation Illinois traffic laws Illinois collections attorney advance healthcare directive rollover car crashes Illinois medical malpractice lawyers murder Illinois insurance dispute lawyers probate fees Illinois attorney unpaid assessment Rolling Meadows insurance lawyer criminal record Palatine probate lawyer Illinois traffic accident lawyer Illinois medical malpractice case motorcycle accident lawyer Rolling Meadows drug defense attorney Chicago car accident lawyer Schaumburg construction accident lawyer Palatine civil attorney Arlington Heights personal injury lawyer Rolling Meadows Traffic Lawyer Schaumburg medical malpractice lawyer Des Plaines Long Grove real estate attorney denial of life insurance Illinois employment laws murder defense Illinois insurance claim dispute lawyer life insurance claim denial, denial of life insurance claim right to work criminal defense crossover accidents Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act employment lawyer texting and driving defective products lawyer denied insurance claim vacation home boating under the influence Rolling Meadows traffic law firm distracted driving accident victims products liability Illinois probate lawyer insurance dispute Illinois civil litigation lawyer wrongful termination, employment law, whistleblower protections, Illinois employment laws, discrimination in the workplace Barrington criminal defense lawyer Des Plaines injury law firm denied insurance claims Home Sale Contingencies Illinois Trust Code Illinois construction accident attorney car crash denial of insurance claim DUI llinois Real Estate Lawyers Association Rolling Meadows car accident lawyers Deer Park personal injury lawyer School Visitation Rights Act Rolling Meadows insurance dispute lawyers Barrington civil litigation attorney Illinois personal injury Des Plaines pet law attorney car crashes Schaumburg traffic lawyer boating accidents operating agreements Mount Prospect real estate lawyer Illinois job attorney Palatine employment law lawyer Illinois personal injury lawyers cell phone business litigation insurance disputes Illinois real estate dealing with problem employees insurance claim delay digital assets Colin H. Gilbert Illinois injury lawyer sole proprietorship holiday statistics Rolling Meadows personal injury attorney Riverwoods estate planning lawyer Crystal Lake estate planning lawyer distracted driving accidents Super Mario insurance claim denials criminal Des Plaines drug lawyer golf accidents Chicago insurance claim attorneys Crystal Lake traffic attorney comp time DUI attorney Exclusions employee misclassification Illinois criminal defense attorney commercial leasing digital assets, digital fiduciary, estate planning, digital content, Long Grove estate planning lawyers Illinois law federal regulations for LLCs Illinois will lawyer Illinois pet lawyer independent contractor IRELA DNR Schaumburg criminal attorney special needs trust contracts GM ignition switches income distribution deducation insurance dispute, insurance dispute lawyers, insurance claim denial, insurance claim delays, Rolling Meadows insurance dispute attorneys marijuana crimes attorney Schaumburg car accident attorney appealing an insurance claim Illinois registered agent Palatine real estate lawyer medical malpractice CAM swimming pools Illinois medical malpractice claim irrevocable trust wrongful death no contest clauses Crystal Lake employment lawyer Palatine life insurance lawyer Palatine construction attorney product liability top life insurance claim denials slip and fall accidents natural gas Illinois trucking safety estate planning lawyer Illinois pedestrian accident attorney Palatine business attorney insurance disputes, Illinois insurance disputes, Illinois insurance dispute attorneys, denied insurance claims, Arlington Heights insurance dispute attorneys Des Plaines criminal attorney Illinois DUI attorney Deer Park employment law attorney insurance denials pay when paid contract marijuana pet law Palatine personal injury lawyer Mt Prospect Attorney Illinois estate planning law firm Crystal Lake business law attorneys Des Plaines claims law firm Illinois estate planning lapse in policy insurance attorney insurance adjusters personal injury claim Illinois insurance attorney Crystal Lake pedestrian accident lawyer South Barrington real estate attorney Deer Park real estate law firm drunk driving landlord tenant law FSLA Rolling Meadows life insurance claim denial attorney Illinois living will Chicago insurance law firm fiduciary rule liens landlord healthcare claims Arlington Heights trucking lawyer IRS breach of contract probate claims process condo insurance denial appeals truck collisions Rolling Meadows accident lawyer Buffalo Grove personal injury attorney underfunded trust problem employees boating DUI Buffalo Grove traffic attorney manufacturing liability claims home inspection lawyer Crystal Lake personal injury lawyer Schaumburg employment attorney senior citizens pregnant women low-ball insurance settlement Buffalo Grove injury lawyer Des Plaines real estate lawyer texting while driving Palatine civil litigation lawyer Inverness DUI lawyer real estate closing employment law, meal breaks, rest breaks, hotel employees, Des Plaines employment law attorneys Chicago trucking accident attorney bicycle accidents Palatine drug lawyer Illinois employment law Illinois elder law attorney reckless homicide employment attorney drug crime Des Plaines medical malpractice attorney personal injury claims bad faith insurance claims traffic crimes digital information Illinois workplace lawyer Kenilworth estate planning attorneys Barrington employment law attorney Arlington Heights real estate lawyer Barrington estate planning lawyer Rolling Meadows employment law attorneys Des Plaines civil attorney auto accidents Mount Prospect wills and trusts lawyers Buffalo Grove corporate attorney material misrepresentation Landlord Tenant Ordinance Inverness estate planning lawyer Arlington Heights estate planning attorney deed transfer insufficient documentation Rolling Meadows insurance attorney Illinois personal injury attorney Barrington boating accident attorney Crystal lake insurance dispute attorney Des Plaines Traffic Lawyer Rolling Meadows employment law attorney pedestrian injuries, pedestrian fatality Illinois business lawyer whistleblower protections federal crimes Crystal Lake criminal defense attorney IRA benefits Schaumburg wrongful death attorney Crystal Lake injury attorney Buffalo Grove law firm insurance agent negligence employment contract Rolling Meadows boating crash lawyer Rolling Meadows DUI lawyer Deer Park medical malpractice attorney employee rights Illinois workplace discrimination attorney employment law brain injury estate planning, digital assets, Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, Illinois digital assets, Illinois estate planning, Inverness personal injury attorney drug crimes Rolling Meadows criminal lawyer Palatine punch death motorcycle accident Schaumburg injury lawyer civil litigation Inverness insurance attorney insurance dispute attorney Family Medical Leave Act Chicago attorney trench injuries traffic tickets foreclosure power of attorney Deer Park DUI lawyer changes to mortgage law South Barrington real estate lawyer startup company nursing home negligence Barrington medical malpractice lawyers jet ski accidents Schaumburg criminal law attorney Rolling Meadows personal injury lawyers probate lawyer Rolling Meadows criminal attorney Crystal Lake medical malpractice law firm Arlington Heights wills and trusts attorneys Illinois mortgages Illinois employment law attorney Deer Park criminal attorney Schaumburg personal injury lawyers Schaumburg natural gas explosion medical research pizza emoji Barrington criminal lawyer personal injury accidents modern family estate planning personal injury, auto accident injuries, delayed injuries, serious injuries, Des Plaines personal injury attorneys cell phone accidents installment contracts Des Plaines personal injury lawyer civil rights violation jet ski Chicago corporate attorney suspended license Illinois Transfer on Death Instrument real estate lawyer trusts how to avoid common denials of life insurance claims hands free device real estate commercial real estate employment contract, employment law, employment at-will, Deer Park employment law attorneys, contract, Arlington Heights employment attorney digital media accounts, estate planning, Arlington Heights estate planning attorney, Palatine criminal defense lawyer wrongful termination pedestrian accidents accidental death benefits Deer Park traffic accident attorney Rolling Meadows employment attorney automated cars Schaumburg life insurance attorney Rolling Meadows estate planning attorney Inverness civil lawyer real estate zoning living trust Arlington Heights TBI attorney criminal law ken apicella Rolling Meadows business lawyer Palatine trusts lawyer rest breaks bike accident estate planning paid sick leave tax attorney ObamaCare Arlington Heights traffic attorney sexual images controlled substance traumatic brain injuries estate tax personal injury Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act slip and fall Illinois Human Rights Act BAC health insurance dispute Deer Park workers compensation lawyer Des Plaines DUI attorney Schaumburg estate planning lawyer Palatine injury attorney agent life insurance Rolling Meadows traffic attorney filing a medical malpractice claim DGAA Illinois wrongful termination lawyer Arlington Heights personal injury attorney internet Kenilworth estate planning attorney Barrington employment law firm TBI Arlington Heights injury attorney Long Grove real estate lawyer life insurance lawyer head on collisions Barrington litigation attorney liability living trust vs will Chicago lawyer Long Grove wills and trusts attorneys Palatine elder law attorney Affordable Care Act Arlington Heights insurance attorney child safety Palatine Attorney mass shooting PTSD Des Plaines accident attorney estate planning for college students Schaumburg corporate attorney spinal cord injury Illinois driving without license Crystal Lake personal injury attorney Des Plaines personal injury lawyers Home Remodeling Repair Act caretaker rights Illinois red light cameras Self-Directed IRA Accounts deadly crashes Buffalo Grove criminal defense lawyer Buffalo Grove probate lawyer Arlington Heights accident attorney traffic violations defense Palatine law firm unauthorized overtime personal injury law firm Arlington Heights car crash attorneys surgical mistakes Inverness real estate lawyer job lawyers Palatine employment lawyer estate attorney Buffalo Grove car accident lawyer blood alcohol content spinal cord injuries wage theft fatal car accidents Illinois workers compensation lawyer caregiver insurance claim dispute Schaumburg elder law lawyer wills and trusts

Archive