Earlier this week, Governor Quinn signed into law Senate Bill 84, now Public Act 96-0012. This law is a victory for Chicago personal injury lawyers because it repeals the notice requirement in personal injury lawsuits against the CTA. Under the former statute, Illinois trial judges had to throw out transit injury lawsuits where plaintiffs or their attorneys made innocent mistakes on pre-suit notice.
To read more about the victory for injury attorneys.
To read the full text of Public Act 96-0012.