Rauner's education chief used private emails — despite ban – Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-TimesRauner's education chief used private emails — despite banChicago Sun-TimesIn its response to the Illinois attorney general, the governor's office acknowledged it found emails the Sun-Times sought but argued: “although these documents were responsive, they were exempt from production.” It cited an often-used … At least one …and more »

Will the Clean Power Plan Make Any Difference? – OnEarth Magazine

OnEarth MagazineWill the Clean Power Plan Make Any Difference?OnEarth MagazineDon't buy what they're selling. While expressing dissatisfaction can sometimes push political leaders to do more, characterizing the Clean Power Plan as meaningless is simply not correct. This reductive argument ignores important data and makes dubious …and more »

Limits on Attorney-Client Agreements – Daily Report (registration)

Daily Report (registration)Limits on Attorney-Client AgreementsDaily Report (registration)Because the consequences of violating the bar rules can be severe (including, in some cases, disbarment), it is important to carefully review fee agreements and engagement/retainer letters to make sure that they do not run afoul of the rules and …