Legal Memorandum: Dismissal of a complaint under §2-615 is reviewed de novo

Issue: Under Illinois law, what is the standard of review applied to the dismissal of a complaint?

Area of Law: Litigation Practice & Procedure, Litigation Practice and Procedure
Keywords: ; Standard of Review; Dismiss; Complaint; §2-615; De Novo
Jurisdiction: Illinois
Cited Cases: None
Cited Statutes: None
Date: 03/01/2016

An appellate court will review de novo the dismissal of a complaint pursuant to section 2-615. Wallace v. Smyth, 203 Ill.2d 441, 447 (2002).

Elgin v. Arch Ins. Co., No. 2-15-0013, 2016.IL.0000274 (Ill. Ct. App. Feb. 10, 2016) (VersusLaw).

Date: March 1, 2016

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