Legal Responsibility for Icy Sidewalks (IL)
Can you be held liable if someone slips and falls on ice outside your house? The Illinois Supreme Court says … maybe. An Illinois Supreme Court opinion gives owners of icy sidewalks a reason to bust out some more salt. A 2007 case involves a suburban Chicago condo association and a woman who slipped on its sidewalks. The court said Illinois’ Snow and Ice Removal Act that says a reasonable effort is enough to protect you from a slip-and-fall lawsuit, but not in every situation. Read the article……………
State Rep. Ruth Jones McClendon of San Antonio has filed legislation that would cede control over Texas Homeowners Associations/Property Owners
The Rhode Island Supreme Court released its opinion today in the much anticipated case of Twenty Eleven, LLC vs. Botelho.
Generally speaking, the Fair Housing Act and its Amendments (FHA) prohibit discrimination against a protected class of persons, which include