February 1, 2014

IICLE Author Spotlight: Robert G. Markoff

October 1, 2013

Bob Markoff quoted by Illinois Bar Journal

New citation procedures make enforcing debt-collection judgments easier Illinois Bar Journal,October 2013 • Volume 101 • Number 10 • Page 498, Available Online By Adam W. Lasker A new law reduces the role of sheriffs in collection proceedings and increases the power of courts and practitioners to enforce judgments. The Illinois General Assembly has enacted a law drafted by an ISBA section council member that is designed to streamline the process for enforcing judgments and to allow greater court supervision over debt-collection procedures. Governor Quinn signed Public Act 98-0557 on August 27, and effective Jan. 1, 2014, Illinois law will be changed in four substantive ways: to allow the recording of foreign judgments as liens on in-state property, to allow service of “bank garnishments” by […]
January 6, 2012

Misuse of arrest orders in civil cases persists

December 16, 2011

WGN interview on Debtor Prisons

Robert G. Markoff. WGN interview Link no longer available.