ELGIN, Ill. - An Illinois Appellate Court panel on March 6 reversed a trial court decision to approve a settlement agreement between a subcontractor and property owners in a construction contract action, noting that the agreement would bar a general contractor from recovering for work performed by the subcontractor (ULS Inc. v. 27 North Walnut Partners LLC, et al., No. 2-11-0512, Ill. App., 2nd Dist.; 2012 Ill. App. Unpub. LEXIS 492).