News & Views

Jeffrey I. Cummings, MBG Alumnus, Inducted as a U.S. Magistrate Judge

Miner, Barnhill & Galland wishes to extend our sincerest congratulations to MBG alumnus Jeffrey I. Cummings on his induction as a U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Northern District of Illinois. Judge Cummings was sworn in privately on January 29, 2019, and his appointment became effective February 1, 2019.

Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot Program

Jeffrey I. Cummings serves as a panelist with U.S. District Court Judges for the Northern District of Illinois, the Chair of the MIDP Judicial Advisory Committee, and various local attorneys to discuss and evaluate the progress of the pilot program.

Voting Rights in Indiana

Testimony by Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights before the Indiana Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

J Street Honors Judd Miner

Judd Miner honored with the Tzedek V’Shalom (Justice and Peace) Award for his significant contributions to J Street’s national and local success.  The award was presented by Congressman Luis Gutierrez, who represents the 4th District of Illinois.

Why Voting Matters

Jeff Cummings serves as a panelist for a public forum titled, “Why Voting Is Important in the 21st Century”.

MBG’s Nancy Maldonado Speaks on the Fair Labor Standards Act

Nancy Maldonado was invited by the American Bar Association’s Commission on Hispanic Legal Rights and Responsibilities and Univision Chicago to discuss the primary requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act and how it protects worker’s rights.

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