Pfaff, Gill & Ports, Ltd. ${site.data.firmName}${SEMFirmNameAlt}
Call Now To Begin Your Free Consultation
800-721-8055 | 872-225-0195
We are working from home until it is safe to be in the office. We have complete access to our case materials and are available to help all current and prospective clients on our usual work schedule. Please phone or send us an e-mail; we will be back in touch as soon as possible. We monitor our phone system frequently during the day. We will be able to meet through video conferencing until face to face meetings are appropriate.

January 2020 Archives

Legalized marijuana in Illinois raises questions regarding motor vehicle safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that approximately one-third of all fatal motor vehicle accidents involve an impaired driver. Illinois has new recreational marijuana laws, and it raises a question: how will the new law affect highway safety?

Recent Study Ties Marijuana Legalization to Car Accidents and Injuries

A recent study in the BMJ Open found that car accidents increased 10% in Colorado after legalization of marijuana. Cannabis was legalized for medical use in Colorado in 2000 and for recreational use in 2012. For more please, read:

SCOTUS May Weigh in on Where to Sue for Car Defects

Bruce Pfaff recently contributed to an article in Bloomberg Law in regards to two Ford Motor, Co. cases with the intent of narrowing where the automaker can be sued. Ford contends that they should not be sued in a state where the car had not been sold. Ford is attempting to have SCOTUS take up the case.

Why and how pharmacy errors may occur

There's a pivotal scene in the movie "It's a Wonderful Life" where the pharmacist, Mr. Gower -- who is insane with grief after learning that his son has died from influenza and who has gotten drunk as a result -- almost poisons a young customer's medicine with cyanide. Fortunately, an adolescent George Bailey's timely intervention averts this tragedy.

  • AVVO | Ratings. Guidance. The Right Lawyer.
  • 10.0 | Superb
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers | The National Trial Lawyers
  • American Association for Justice
  • Leading Lawyers
  • ABA | Defending Liberty Pursuing Justice
  • AV | Martindale-Hubbell | Peer Review Rated
  • The Best Lawyers In America
  • The Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • 2020-Benefactor-Member-Logo
Email Us For a Response

Contact Us For A Free Consultation

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Office Location:

1 E Wacker Dr
Suite 3310
Chicago, IL 60601

Toll Free: 800-721-8055
Phone: 872-225-0195
Chicago Law Office Map