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Illinois Supreme Court Rules that Settled Defendants Should Not Be Considered For Comparative Fault Determination

3 December 2008
Mayer Brown Article
3 December 2008 - The Illinois Supreme Court has resolved the question of whether defendants that have settled with the plaintiff prior to trial should be considered for purpose of assessing comparative fault under section 2-1117 of the Illinois Code of Civil Procedure (735 ILCS 5/2-1117).
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