Register now! The IICLE® 16th Annual Elder Law Short Course (virtual edition) will bring you up to speed on the latest in elder law ... from a safe social distance! New this Year: All registrants will have FREE access to the entire program online on-demand, with the opportunity to earn credit for breakout sessions missed at no additional charge.
The 63rd Annual Estate Planning Short Course offers more than 18 hours of advanced instruction on Illinois estate planning law through carefully crafted sessions led by experienced estate planning attorneys.
Probate and Guardianship mediation is similar to civil mediation, but the emotions are often at an extreme. This session offers help in determining when mediation may be the best option for a family and insights on important considerations, including confidentiality issues, pre-mediation interviews, and selection of a mediator. Guidance is also offered on local court rules; motions; petitions to seek the appointment of a mediator; and the expectations of a mediator from the pre-mediation interview through the signing of a family settlement.
Review new statutory provisions consistent with Illinois common law governing revocable trusts and learn about a new statute of limitations applicable to trust contests in the absence of a probated will.
Get practical knowledge about the roles of the Administrator, Guardian, Guardian Ad Litem and counsel when personal injury cases involving disabled adults or minors, wrongful death cases and survival act cases settle. Understand the client’s duties, the attorney's duties, and the necessary steps to take once a lawsuit settles. Learn how to finalize these cases efficiently and avoid problems down the road.