Calculating Lien Reductions under the Illinois Health Care Services Lien Act (after McVey)

The Illinois Supreme Court issued an opinion on McVey v. MLK Enterprises this week. Plaintiffs lawyers who accept small and/or difficult cases are frustrated.

The Health Care Services Lien Act, … 695 more words

Illinois Law

In the News...Kano Government Drops Charges Against Child Bride Wasila Tasiu

Kano State has dropped murder charges against Wasila Tasiu, a child bride who poisoned her husband,Sahara Reporters state.

The State prosecutor, Abba Lamido Sorondinki, told the High Court of Kano on Wednesday that the government has dropped the murder charges held against her. 94 more words

Young Lawyer Blog

In the News...Newspaper threatens to sue PDP for N7m advert debt

The Nigerian Eye Reports:

The New Telegraph newspapers has petitioned the Peoples Democratic Party Chairman, Adamu Muazu, over the refusal of the disbanded PDP Presidential Declaration Committee, to settle N6.9m advertisement debt. 285 more words

Young Lawyer Blog

Biker gang threat is quite real

The federal government is worried about biker gangs.

So the headline says on the link attached to this blog post.


Bikers erupted in a violent spasm in Waco over the weekend. 349 more words

National News

McKee Auctions Fetch Nearly $850,000

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Stalled developer Paul McKee faced two auctions, Monday, to settle claims made against his empire from lenders upset about unpaid loans. 364 more words


In the News...IT firm drags Babcock University to court

The Management and Board of Directors of NQB8 Limited has announced plans to sue Babcock University for breaching the terms of an agreement between the two organizations.   298 more words

Young Lawyer Blog

Charges Filed For Early Voting Petition Fraud

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP)- Four individuals face felony charges over fraudulent signatures on a 2014 initiative petition to put early voting on the Missouri ballot. 106 more words