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CDEL Launches Automated Forms

With the help of Chapman and Cutler LLP CDEL launched automated forms for its estate planning programming.

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CDEL Advocates for Lower Recording Fees for TODIs

CDEL led a group of advocates in pursuing lower fees and greater access to the Cook County Recorder of Deeds to ensure that low-income homeowners are able to complete succession planning.


CDEL Assists with Emergency Supreme Court Order

CDEL joined a coalition of consumer groups that came together to advocate relief for Illinois residents whose bank accounts were frozen indefinitely due to COVID-19 court closures.  The Illinois Supreme Court entered an order immediately releasing up to $4,000 in funds to residents.