201710.31
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Partner Anthony Longo Comments on Fishing Expeditions

by: Anthony J. Longo Published in: Chicago Daily Law Bulletin | October 16, 2017 In his latest installment of the “Procedural Thicket” column in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, Mr. Longo explores the origin of the “fishing expedition” – an oft repeated phrase by civil litigators when objecting to far reaching discovery. He chronicles the usage of…

201612.22
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Brennan Burtker LLC Prevails in Arbitration

The firm congratulates partner Daniel J. Pylman on the successful defense of a defendant landowner sued for breaching a construction contract. Plaintiff, a general contractor, alleged the defendant allowed work to be performed pursuant to a written contract and then breached the contract by failing to pay for the work.  Mr. Pylman put on evidence, including the…