New EU Visa Rules Will Make Expungements Crucial for Travelers
- posted: Dec. 04, 2023
Starting in 2024, Americans traveling to Europe will need to obtain a special travel document, known as an ETIAS Travel Authorization. The document, similar to a visa, will require background Read More
Proving the Other Driver’s Fault for a Car Accident
- posted: Nov. 01, 2023
In Illinois, as in many other states, a person who has been in a car accident can only seek minimal compensation from his or her insurance company. For serious injuries Read More
Top Five Reasons for Hiring an Entertainment Lawyer
- posted: Oct. 01, 2023
Whether you are a performing artist, writer, producer or other member of the entertainment industry, it’s inevitable that you will at some point face legal issues. An agent or manager Read More
Proposed Law Would Prevent Searches of Vehicles Based on Marijuana Odor
- posted: Aug. 01, 2023
Ordinarily, police in Illinois cannot legally search a vehicle incident to a routine traffic stop, such as for speeding or failure to signal. However, a police officer may have probable Read More
What Happens at a Hearing to Reinstate Driving Privileges?
- posted: Jul. 01, 2023
Certain vehicle-related offenses can result in the suspension of driving privileges by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), in addition to fines and other penalties imposed by a court. Examples Read More
How Does the Illinois SAFE-T Act Affect Individuals Accused of Crimes?
- posted: Jun. 01, 2023
Illinois legislation enacted in 2021 and currently under review by the state Supreme Court promises to significantly alter the landscape of the criminal justice system. The Illinois Safety, Accountability, Fairness Read More
The Type of Commercial Vehicle in Your Truck Accident Could Affect Your Claim
- posted: Oct. 15, 2022
From the moment you’ve been hit by a commercial vehicle, your life might never be the same. Large trucks far outweigh passenger vehicles and the force of the impact could Read More
What is a Commercial Motor Vehicle Under Illinois Law?
- posted: Jul. 15, 2022
Changes in American life over the past couple of decades have blurred the lines between personal and commercial vehicles. Many families have opted to purchase larger vehicles because they want Read More