BENTON -- Penn Aluminum International LLC was granted summary judgment after it was sued for gender discrimination and sexual orientation discrimination by a worker who had a consensual romantic relationship with her boss but Penn was denied its motion for attorney fees.
EDWARDSVILLE -- A new hearing has been scheduled in a former Madison County worker's wrongful termination suit after both sides were no-shows at a July 24 hearing on a motion to compel and a motion for sanctions.
A lower court didn’t have jurisdiction 30 days after it entered into a final judgment, the Appellate Court of Illinois in the Fifth District determined as it ruled on a case concerning a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request.
EDWARDSVILLE -- The city of Alton has filed a response to S&J Real Property LLC’s motion to file a second amended complaint against it, in a proposed class action dispute involving grass-cutting liens.
MOUNT VERNON – The Fifth District Appellate Court affirmed St. Clair County Circuit Judge Zina R. Cruse's ruling denying a petition for post-conviction relief field by a man who was sentenced to 23 years in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree murder.
MT. VERNON - The Fifth District Appellate Court denied a company's request for relief after it sued dozens of insurance companies with hopes of getting declaratory judgment concerning their insurance policies and an asset purchase agreement.
The Working With Experts course will soon be available for Financial Poise Webinars' Newbie Litigator School’s Winter/Spring 2019 session. It will take place Wednesday, April 24 from 1-2 p.m. Central Standard Time.
MOUNT VERNON, Ill. -- A circuit court should not have denied a man’s request for habeas corpus because of improper venue and lack of jurisdiction, the Illinois Fifth District Appellate Court determined as it reversed and remanded the case.
MT. VERNON – Illinois' Fifth District Appellate Court recently agreed with the Office of the State Appellate Defender (OSAD) in dismissing a man's motion for a reduced sentence after he had agreed to plead guilty to aggravated arson.