LPP recently prevailed in the Illinois Appellate Court freeing our client from a case which alleged that it was liable for accepting the fruits of a fraud after our client purchased the assets of a company heading to bankruptcy in a UCC Article 9 Transaction from the near bankrupt firm’s […]
Josh Patrick Defeats Motion for Good Faith Finding to Maintain Third-Party Complaint Against Culpable Tortfeasor
Oct 30, 2022 Defense
In this case, Josh Patrick represents a small “corner store” business whose premises were vandalized when a drunk driver drove into their store during business hours, violently striking a customer inside and causing her a closed head injury and several broken bones. The driver later pled guilty to felony DUI causing bodily […]
Oct 20, 2022 Additional Insured
Peter Syregelas: Obtained judgment against a purported additional insured in Lake County, Illinois, based on failure of an incorporation clause in subcontract to obligate the naming of a landowner as an additional insured on insurer client’s policy. October 2022.
Howard Trafman: State court settlement. Edwards v. PNC. October 2022.
Josh Patrick Resolves Two Kenosha County, Wisconsin Cases for Low Value by Developing Strong Defenses to Liability and Damages in Discovery
Oct 11, 2022 Defense
In the first case, Plaintiff alleged that he slipped and fell on an unnatural accumulation of ice adjacent to a sump discharge line along a driveway, causing a significant leg fracture that Plaintiff claims prevented him from working and caused the demise of his construction business. We deposed the Plaintiff, […]