Michael R. Nelson


Articles:

  • Thursday, September 1, 2005
    The Illinois Supreme Court on August 18, 2005, reversed a $1.2 billion verdict entered against State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company in the national aftermarket parts class action entitled Avery v. State Farm. In this long-awaited decision, the Supreme Court went far beyond the expectations of the insurance community and issued a lengthy, well-...
  • Saturday, May 1, 2004
    In this age of corporate scandal, many attorneys are taking advantage of the current public suspicion towards big business by pursuing a wide scope and variety theories of liability against corporate defendants. At the slightest hint of a corporate scandal or product recall, a litany of lawsuits is sure to follow, many of which will be largely...