The attorneys at Shay Phillips, Ltd. endeavor to educate both the public and their fellow attorneys about the law. Unsurprisingly, most of our outreach involves areas of practice we focus on. Lately, our attorneys have been busy educating fellow lawyers on utility, intellectual property, and internet issues.
On March 18, 2016, William M. Shay presented at an Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education seminar. The seminar focused on agricultural law issues. Bill's portion of the seminar addressed the negotiation of electric transmission line and pipeline easements.
On March 16, 2016, Jonathan LA Phillips presented a continuing legal education seminar to the Peoria County Bar Association. The seminar focused on common and potential intellectual pitfalls and educating fellow attorneys how to avoid them.
Earlier in the month, Jonathan LA Phillips presented to the Peoria County Bar Association during its law practice management seminar. He discussed ethical issues surrounding the use of social media.