Seventh Circuit Holds that Property Management Companies are Protected from Claims By Condo Sellers Brought Under Section 22.1 of the Illinois Condominium Property Act

A recent ruling from the Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit provides some much-needed protection for property management companies from sellers asserting claims under Section 22.1 of the Illinois Condominium Property Act.


The Safe Homes Act: What Tenants and Landlords in Illinois Need to Know About this Lesser-Known Law

As a tenant, it is important to know what housing rights you have, particularly when it concerns your safety or the safety of those in your household. And as a landlord of private rental housing, it is important to be aware of the rights that are afforded to your tenants if they are facing dangerous or violent situations at home.


Illinois Appellate Court Upholds Finding of Constructive Fraud by Mechanics Lien Claimant

Kluever & Platt recently obtained a victory in the Illinois Appellate Court for a commercial client facing a mechanics lien claim brought under the Mechanics Lien Act. This ruling provides further protection for those facing mechanics liens and serves to discourage fraudulent lien claims—which unfortunately occur quite frequently.