Category Archives: Service

New law aims to improve service of process in condos and gated communities

New law makes service on condominiums just a bit easier Hopefully, things just got a bit easier for process servers in eviction cases.  The State of Illinois has passed an amendment to Section 735 ILCS 5/2-203 of the Illinois Code … Continue reading

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It’s a special process (server)

The use of special process servers to serve eviction notices In most cases, the eviction process begins long before going to court. When a tenant defaults on a lease, fails to pay rent, or when a month-to-month tenancy needs to … Continue reading

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Certified mail service of eviction notices in Cook County?

A new case interpreting the Forcible Entry and Detainer Act demonstrates the difference between condominium and landlord evictions The First District Appellate Court has just published an opinion to Courts of Northbrook Condominium Ass’n v. Bhutani which highlights a major … Continue reading

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Service of eviction notices in Cook County

Today, I presented a seminar on behalf of Chicago Title about the “basics of evictions in Cook County”.  We discussed the current status of the law “in practice” in courtroom 1404 with respect to the cases Figueroa v. Deacon and … Continue reading

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