Law Planning

American Legal Ethics Library
This digital library contains both the codes or rules setting standards for the professional conduct of lawyers and commentary on the law governing lawyers, organized on a state by state basis. It is available both at this Website and on CD-ROM. From 17 states.
Nolo Press Legal Encyclopedia
Excellent starting point for preparing a will.
Crash Course in Wills and Trusts
Estate tax law, specialized trusts and life insurance.
California Estate Planning, Probate & Trust Law
Mainly for the Golden Staters, but still worth a look if you're from Illinois!
Illinois Adoption Registry
Enables adoptees, birth parents, adoptive parents, legal guardians and birth siblings to exchange medical information confidentially.


Go to the Illinois Court Reports Top Page, or go to: Illinois Supreme Court Reports or Illinois Appellate Court Reports.