§ 710 ILCS 5/1 Validity of arbitration agreement
§ 710 ILCS 5/2 Proceedings to compel or stay arbitration.) (a) On application of a …
§ 710 ILCS 5/3 Appointment of arbitrators
§ 710 ILCS 5/4 Majority action by arbitrators
§ 710 ILCS 5/5 Hearing
§ 710 ILCS 5/6 Representation by attorney
§ 710 ILCS 5/7 Witnesses, subpoenas, depositions
§ 710 ILCS 5/8 Award
§ 710 ILCS 5/9 Change of award by arbitrators
§ 710 ILCS 5/10 Fees and expenses of arbitration
§ 710 ILCS 5/11 Confirmation of an award
§ 710 ILCS 5/12 Vacating an award.) (a) Upon application …
§ 710 ILCS 5/13 Modification or correction of awards
§ 710 ILCS 5/14 Judgment on award.) Upon the granting of an order confirming, …
§ 710 ILCS 5/15 Applications to court
§ 710 ILCS 5/16 Court, jurisdiction.) The term “court” means any circuit court of …
§ 710 ILCS 5/17 Venue
§ 710 ILCS 5/18 Appeals
§ 710 ILCS 5/19 Act not retroactive
§ 710 ILCS 5/20 Construction of act
§ 710 ILCS 5/21 Severability
§ 710 ILCS 5/22 Short title
§ 710 ILCS 5/23 Repeal

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 710 ILCS 5 - Uniform Arbitration Act

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC