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Young and Fiss reprimanded for roles in 2006 drunk driving incident

Jesse Ammerman Dec. 17, 2007, 11:34am

Young CHICAGO -- St. Clair County Circuit Court Judges Patrick Young and Judge Jan V. Fiss each received reprimands from the Illinois Courts Commission (ICC) for their roles in a December 2006 drunken driving accident, after a short hearing before the committee today in Chicago.

iPhone taken on by experienced class action litigator

Jesse Ammerman Aug. 3, 2007, 6:00am

Less than a month after Apple released its iPhone, an attorney well-versed in products liability class actions filed an action over the product in Cook County.

Class action masters Freed & Weiss don't carry malpractice insurance

Jesse Ammerman Dec. 22, 2006, 3:04am

Freed & Weiss headquarters in Chicago Two of the most active class-action plaintiff's attorneys in the Madison and St. Clair County courts do not carry malpractice coverage, even though one was once suspended by the Illinois Bar for harassing several women.