TITLE 56: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
CHAPTER XI: HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
PART 5300 PROCEDURAL RULES
SECTION 5300.560 APPEARANCES


 

Section 5300.560  Appearances

 

a)         Each Complainant and Respondent shall enter a written appearance in such Party's own behalf or by counsel as soon as practicable after issuance of the Complaint, serving copies at the same time on all Parties.  An appearance by a Party or counsel with the Department prior to issuance of the Complaint shall constitute an appearance before the Commission, except when:

 

1)         The Complaint is filed by the Complainant pursuant to Section 7A-102(G)(2) of the Act, or

 

2)         The appearance explicity limits representation to proceedings conducted by the Department.

 

b)         An attorney may not withdraw his or her appearance for a Party without leave of the Administrative Law Judge, nor unless reasonable notice of a motion to withdraw has been given by personal service or by certified mail directed to the Party represented at his or her last known address.

 

c)         An attorney who is not a member of the Illinois Bar may be granted leave to appear on behalf of a Party on a pro hac vice basis in the same manner and circumstances as provided in Illinois Supreme Court Rule 707, (Ill. Rev. Stat. 1991, ch. 110A, par. 707).

 

(Source:  Amended at 16 Ill. Reg. 7838, effective June 1, 1992)