poetic justis


I learned a secret lost today,
For thirty years it ran astray
With songs and albums on display,
But now I've thrown them all away.

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A recent case has raised concern over the level of protection afforded under the traditional corporate veil. We need to watch this closely to ascertain whether this is an isolated case or a developing trend. According to a recent case in the Appellate Court for the First District, which for practical purposes is Cook County, a non-shareholder who is not an officer, director, or employee of a corporation, may be found individually liable for a judgment against a corporation.

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august special

Welcome to our new website & to our legal blawg Poetic Justis! Formerly known as Peoria Legal Blawg, we have re-launched our website to better focus on our new blawg and the artwork of Mr. VanFleet’s children, which will be featured and periodically rotated as the background theme of our entire website. Please join us each month to follow our legal based blawg posts and a special poem written by Mr. VanFleet himself!

VanFleet Law Offices

The VanFleet Law Firm has a strong history in Commercial Litigation, Banking Law and General Business Law matters. Founded by Joseph VanFleet in 1998, the practice has grown and flourished over the years thanks to the talent, expertise and tenacity of the VanFleet legal team. Today, it provides counsel to a broad range of local, regional, national and international clients.

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