News from February 2015

Defendants in defamation case want Prenda Law, Duffy held in contempt, further sanctioned; Hearing slated for Thursday in Chicago

By Bethany Krajelis | Feb 11, 2015

DuffyCHICAGO -  The defendants in an ongoing defamation suit have asked a federal judge to hold Chicago attorney Paul Duffy and the now-dissolved Prenda Law firm in contempt and impose additional sanctions on them for failing to pay a previously ordered $11,000-plus sanctions award on time.Defense counsel filed the motion in Chicago’s federal court on Feb.  6, one day after the deadline for the duo

Seventh Circuit affirms SIU’s termination of doctoral student with PTSD

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Feb 12, 2015

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that a Southern Illinois University student had not been wrongfully terminated from the school’s doctoral program due to his post-traumatic stress disorder

Route 159 accident in Maryville leads to suit

By The Madison County Record | Feb 12, 2015

A man has filed suit against the driver whom he alleges caused a collision.

Rear-end accident at Route 157 in Edwardsville is subject of suit

By The Madison County Record | Feb 12, 2015

A man has filed suit against the driver who he claims rear-ended his vehicle.

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