Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen Professional Corporation
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Kokal Authors Article on Blockchain Technology
Michael Kokal, February 22, 2017
In “Blockchain for businesses” an article that appeared in the January 2017 edition of the Springfield Business Journal, Mike Kokal discusses the “blockchain” technology that is behind the digital currency Bitcoin. “In a blockchain,” Kokal wrote, “rather...
Peterson Article Discusses Public Entity Cyber Liability
Chrissie Peterson, February 22, 2017
Chrissie Peterson authored an article in the Fall edition of IPARKS UPDATE, the newsletter of the Illinois Parks Association Risk Services, entitled “Cyber Liability for Park Districts.” In the article, Peterson discusses common ways data breaches can occur at public bodies, statutes...
Public Employee Has No First Amendment Protection for Racial Epithet
Keith B. Hill, January 18, 2017
In Brown v. Chicago Bd. of Educ., 824 F.3d 713 (7th Cir. 2016), the 7th Circuit held that a public school teacher, who was suspended for using a racial epithet in front of his students, was not afforded First Amendment protection because his speech was made pursuant to his employment duties.