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Ahmad Presents to Illinois Municipal League


On April 11, 2019, Heyl Royster attorney Syed Ahmad presented at the Illinois Municipal League’s Spring Municipal Attorneys Seminar in Bloomington, Illinois. Ahmad gave a Civil Rights & Liability update which included governmental tort immunity as it relates to discretionary acts and omissions, public interest exception to the mootness doctrine, and updates related to statutes of limitations and procedural due process. He also explained cases regarding deliberate indifference in the context of the Eighth Amendment and cases about defenses for state agencies in federal court under the Eleventh Amendment.