Areas of Practice, Traffic Law

Esurance Cards

Effective August 24, 2013, vehicle drivers in Illinois may provide evidence of insurance by way of a mobile electronic device in lieu of a paper insurance card (i.e. snapshot of your insurance card or declaration page on your cellphone, tablet, etc.). Senate Bill 1775 and House Bill 3139.

Areas of Practice, Child Support, Family Law

Workers Compensation Lump Sum Settlements and Child Supprt

In a recent Illinois Supreme Court decision (Mayfield v. Mayfield, 2013 WL 2253208) it was determined that worker’s compensation lump sum settlements are deemed to be income to the non-custodial parent that may be the beneficiary of such compensation. Thus these settlements are subject to distribution to a custodial parent under the Illinois Marriage and […]