(805 ILCS 215/1005)
Proceeds and expenses.
(a) Except as otherwise provided in subsection (b):
(1) any proceeds or other benefits of a derivative
action, whether by judgment, compromise, or settlement, belong to the limited partnership and not to the derivative plaintiff;
(2) if the derivative plaintiff receives any
proceeds, the derivative plaintiff shall immediately remit them to the limited partnership.
(b) If a derivative action is successful in whole or in part, the court may award the plaintiff reasonable expenses, including reasonable attorney's fees, from the recovery of the limited partnership.
(Source: P.A. 93-967, eff. 1-1-05.)