LEGAL TRENDS, October 2017
Legal Trends Highlights Recent Court Filings and Weinstein Sexual Harassment Story.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we spotlight four new sexual abuse claims filed against the Archdiocese of Chicago and corresponding developments. We also focus on the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal and its’ resulting fallout.
June, 2017 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Spotlights Sexual Abuse Settlement, New Sexual Assault Lawsuit and Employment Law Developments.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we discuss a recent sexual abuse settlement by The Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander and a new sexual abuse lawsuit filed against a special needs school. We also analyze an emerging trend of employer liability when employers fail to protect their employees.
December, 2016 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Highlights Sexual Abuse Lawsuit and Employment Discrimination Case.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we discuss two recent court filings by The Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander – one involves a sexual molestation case against Orland School District 135 and the other claim is an employment discrimination case against Fieldwork Chicago.
July, 2016 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Features Punitive Damage Ruling in Archdiocese Case and Police Shooting Lawsuit
In this issue of Legal Trends, we analyze a landmark ruling in the clergy sexual abuse litigation against the Archdiocese of Chicago and a new lawsuit filed against the City of Chicago involving a police shooting.
November, 2015 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Focuses On Employment Documents In The Workplace.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we discuss common problems that employees confront when they start and terminate employment, in light of various employer documents and the developing law.
July, 2015 Issue of Legal Trends
June 2015 Legal Trends Spotlights Settlements With Archdiocese for Sexual Abuse Claims and Multi-Plaintiff Employment Case With Uline, Inc.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we focus our discussion on the settlement of five sexual abuse cases with the Archdiocese of Chicago and the settlement of a four plaintiff sexual harassment lawsuit against Uline, Inc.
November, 2014 Issue of Legal Trends
November 2014 Legal Trends Highlights Employment Law Results and Teacher Sexual Abuse Case.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we review two recent employment cases which the Hollander Law Offices have resolved and a significant sexual abuse case involving a former Winnetka teacher.
Legal Trends May 2014
In this issue of Legal Trends, we review a recent workplace injury settlement and discuss two pending employment cases – one involving the FMLA and the other, the ADA.
November, 2013 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Highlights Lawsuits Sexual Abuse Settlement, New Multi-Plaintiff Employment Case and Pending Legislation.
In this issue of Legal Trends, we discuss two new case developments in our office as well as a significant piece of pending federal legislation.
June, 2013 Issue of Legal Trends
In this issue of Legal Trends, we discuss a number of different sexual abuse lawsuits that have arisen as well as a recent interesting retaliatory discharge case.
October, 2012 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Highlights Lawsuits Against the Archdiocese of Chicago and Rogers Auto Group
In this issue of Legal Trends, we discuss two significant lawsuits that the Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander recently filed. The first involves the Archdiocese of Chicago for priest sexual abuse claims. The latter suit was filed against the Rogers Auto Group for allegedly maintaining a racially hostile work environment.
May, 2012 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Spotlights Claim Against the Archdiocese of Omaha and Local Developments
In this issue of Legal Trends, we report that a client of The Hollander Law Offices, who suffered from childhood sexual abuse, caused the Archdiocese of Omaha to remove a priest from ministry. We also discuss developments in a recent civil rights suit in Chicago and jury trial trends in Cook County and federal court.
September, 2011 Issue of Legal Trends
Paper Recovery, Inc. v. The Segerdahl Corporation, et. al.
On July 15, 2011, a jury in the Circuit Court of Cook County returned a $3.25 million verdict for Gene Hollander’s client, Paper Recovery, Inc. and against The Segerdahl Corporation and its wholly owned subsidiary, Segerdahl Graphics, Inc.
May, 2011 Issue of Legal Trends
Supreme Court Expands Employer Liability In Discrimination Cases.
Miriam Regalado and Eric Thompson were formerly employed by North American Stainless. Thompson was the fiancée of Regalado. Regalado filed a charge of discrimination with the EEOC alleging that she had been discriminated against. In February, 2003, the EEOC notified North American about Regalado’s charge. Three weeks later, the company fired Thompson.
October, 2010 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Focuses on Jail Suicide Case and Other Employment Law Victories
In this issue of Legal Trends, we analyze a settlement in a civil rights case involving a jail suicide in Shelby County, Illinois. We also focus in on two other employment law cases with very successful resolutions.
June, 2010 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Focuses on Recent Race Discrimination Case and Latest High Court Opinion
In this issue of Legal Trends, we highlight a recently filed lawsuit against American Bottling Company alleging that it maintained a hostile work environment, and two significant court opinions. The first discusses the taxability of severance payments, and the latter held that damage caps on medical malpractice cases were unconstitutional.
October, 2009 Issue of Legal Trends
Legal Trends Focuses on Victory in FMLA Case and Latest News in Retaliation Cases
In this issue of Legal Trends, we examine two key opinions shaping the world of federal employment law and priest sexual abuse cases in Illinois. We also discuss several recent lawsuits filed by The Law Offices of Eugene K. Hollander.