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LEADING LAWYERS MAGAZINE RECOGNIZES FRANK PERRECONE FOR EXTRAORDINARY REPRESENTATION FOR THE INJURED

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE

What automobile insurance coverages and limits do you have? If you do not know, now is the time to find out rather than at the time of a serious accident. If you do know and you are underinsured or do not have proper coverage, now is the time to add coverages and increase limits. Look [...]

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IF I HAVE 'FULL COVERAGE' ON MY CAR, DO I HAVE ENOUGH INSURANCE TO PROTECT ME IN A CAR ACCIDENT?

PROBABLY NOT! "Full Coverage" does not mean you are fully covered in the event of a car accident. Every coverage has a set limit which the insurance company will pay up to, and nothing more. Many persons have $100,000 per person and $300,000 per occurrence bodily injury, uninsured and underinsured motorist coverage limits, $50,000 property [...]

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WHAT TO DO IN A CAR ACCIDENT INVOLVING INJURIES!

Remain at the scene! Illinois law requires drivers involved in an injury or property damage accident to remain at the scene and exchange information. Be sure to get the other driver's license number, plate number, insurance company and policy number. The best way to give and receive this information is through the police officer. Call [...]

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THE FLEECING OF SERIOUSLY INJURED MEDICAL MALPRACTICE VICTIMS IN ILLINOIS

Download the PDF of the Article. This article is reprinted electronically with the express permission of Northern Illinois University Law Review. The article originally appeared in Volume 26, Summer 2006 at page 527 and can be retrieved and should be cited or quoted from the original published version found at 26 N. ILL. U. L. [...]

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NATIONAL TRIAL TEAM COMPETITION

In the Spring of 2007, two of Mr. Perrecone's students advanced to the regional finals in the National Trial Competition. As a result of their hard work and outstanding efforts, third-year students Kevin McHugh (center, left) and Gary Pinter advanced to the regional finals in the National Trial Team Competition held in February. They prevailed [...]

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THE FEDERALIZATION OF PUNITIVE DAMAGES AND THE EFFECT ON ILLINOIS LAW

Download the PDF of the Article This article is reprinted electronically with the express permission of Northern Illinois University Law Review. The article originally appeared in Volume 28, Summer 2008 at page 537 and can be retrieved and should be cited or quoted from the original published version found at 28 N. ILL. U. L. [...]

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