Tag: LanlordTenantLaw

Illinois Appellate Court: Violation of a Tenants’ Keep Chicago Renting Ordinance Rights are “Germane” to Forcible Entry and Detainer Actions as Both an Affirmative Defense and Counterclaim

Case Summary: Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. McCondichie, 2017 IL App (1st) 153576. In July of 2014, a large multi-national bank became the owner of a Chicago residential rental property pursuant to a judicial foreclosure sale....