Free Speech Violation

& filed under Decisions

Under Illinois law, public employees are forced to subsidize a union, even if they choose not to join and strongly object to the positions the union takes in collective bargaining and related activ…... Read more »


Antitrust Violation

& filed under Decisions

American Express Company and American Express Travel Related Services Company (collectively, Amex) provide credit-card services to both merchants and cardholders... Read more »


Unemployment Compensation Benefits

& filed under Decisions

Valerie Beres was denied unemployment compensation benefits on the ground that she was terminated for engaging in “misconduct” as an employee, namely absenteeism, as defined by Wis. Sta…... Read more »


Guardianship and Protective Placement

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C.S.W. (who we will refer to as “Mr. W.”) appeals orders of the Jackson County Circuit Court that granted guardianships of the person and estate and a protective placement as requested by Jackson C…... Read more »