2019 Lamborghini Urus

Lamborghini’s first SUV, the unmistakably ’80s LM002, was a military-grade brute powered by a screaming V-12 engine. While it seemed completely offbeat at the time, it turned out to be prescient given today’s ever-expanding array of ultra-luxury, high-performance SUVs from the likes of Bentley, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Maserati, and, soon, Ferrari and Aston Martin. So there’s…

Dealer Charged In Repossessor’s Overdose

The overdose looked like so many others in Maryland: A young man found unconscious on the bathroom floor, drug paraphernalia nearby. But prosecutors would treat the death of 35-year-old Christopher Wade in Charles County in 2015 differently. They would charge his drug dealer with manslaughter in the first case of its kind there. What Wade thought…

Jon Jendral New President Of IRA

The Illinois Recovery Association (“IRA”) would like to announce a change in leadership. We would like to congratulate, Jon Jendral of Done Rite Recovery Service, Inc. located in Lansing, IL for accepting the role of president of the IRA. The change became effective beginning in September 2017. Going forward, Al Janus of Asset Biz Corp.…

CFPB And Doughnuts

As a Republican congressman, Mick Mulvaney called the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau a “joke” and said he wished it didn’t exist. On Monday, Mulvaney showed up at the agency’s D.C. offices with a bag of doughnuts and a new title: boss. But after a frantic weekend of political and legal posturing, Mulvaney’s arrival represented a new…

Buy A Car At Auction, Go To Jail

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit. MICHAEL PIERCE, MICHELLE PIERCE, Plaintiffs – Appellants, v. CLAYTON COUNTY, GEORGIA, RANDY DUANE BRASHEARS, Individually and in his official capacity as Detective employed by Clayton County, MICHAEL J. REGISTER, Individually and in his official capacity as Police Chief of Clayton County, ROBBIE FREDERICK, Individually and in his official…

Illinois Collateral Recovery Act – In Full

(225 ILCS 422/) Collateral Recovery Act.     (225 ILCS 422/1)      (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2022)     Sec. 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Collateral Recovery Act.  (Source: P.A. 97-576, eff. 7-1-12.)       (225 ILCS 422/5)      (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2022)     Sec. 5. Findings; purpose. The General Assembly finds that collateral recovery practices…