Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Arnstein & Lehr, Chicago (Arthur L. Klein, Michael R. Turoff, Anna-Katrina S. Christakis and Keli M. Videtto, of counsel), for Appellant.
Stellato & Schwartz, Ltd. (Esther Joy Schwartz, Benjamin B. Belcher, Richard D. Foody and Donald E. Stellato, of counsel), and Mora, Baugh, Waitzman and Unger, L.L.C. (Richard T. Valentino and Lynn Urkov Thorpe, of counsel), Chicago, for Appellee.
Appellate Court of Illinois, First District, Fifth Division.
Justice QUINN delivered the opinion of the court:
Third-party plaintiffs Sears, Roebuck and Company (Sears) and Alfredo Jijon (collectively plaintiffs) appeal the trial court's grant of summary judgment (735 ILCS 5/2-1005 (West 2000)) in favor of third-party defendants Acceptance Insurance Company (Acceptance) and Travelers Casualty and Surety Company (Travelers). This ruling had the effect of denying Sears and Jijon indemnification for a nearly $15.7 million judgment...
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