Illinois Court of Appeals affirms dismissal of claims against ComEd on transition charges issue

September 30, 2009

On September 30, 2009 the Illinois Appellate Court affirmed a judgment of a trial court dismissing claims that ComEd’s recovery of so-called transition charges from electric service customers taking service from alternative suppliers violated the Illinois Constitution. ES represented ComEd in both the trial court and the Appellate Court. On November 3, a Petition for Leave to Appeal was filed with the Illinois Supreme Court.