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The National Labor Relations Board made it easier, Friday, January 25, 2019, for companies to treat their workers as independent contractors excluded from federal labor protections.
The Illinois House of Representatives and Illinois Senate voted to override Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto of proposed changes to the Illinois Equal Pay Act.
Governor Pritzker issued Executive Order 2019-02 The Executive Order directs the Illinois Department of Labor to review all pending wage cases.
SB 38 sponsored by Sen. Melinda Bush (D-Grayslake). The legislation changes Illinois statutes regarding sexual harassment. This bill is currently working its way through the Illinois legislature.
IL CPA Society Presentation – Succession Planning
Understand best practices for planning for the transition of a business through sale or transfer to the next generation, including how to most effectively deal with family members in and out of the business. Learn more about buy-sell agreements, valuation issues, and estate tax planning as they affect succession planning.
Part 4 on January 30, 2019 is presented by Natalie M. Perry “Drafting Estate Planning Documents”. Wills, Revocable Living Trusts, and Powers of Attorney; Selection of Fiduciaries; Discretionary Standards; Trustee Powers; Tax Planning; and Other Drafting Considerations.
Rathje Woodward celebrated this holiday season by supporting Family Shelter Service, a charity that provides emergency shelter and other services to victims of domestic violence
Last week, a federal district court sitting in Georgia upheld the decision of regional accreditor, The Southern Association of Colleges & Schools Commission on Colleges, to revoke accreditation of The Paine College, a historically black college in Augusta, Georgia. Paine had been accredited by The Southern Association for nearly 100 years.
Mark J. McAndrew will be attending the Value Driven Leadership Presentation and Discussion for Business Leaders. The next event in the series will be December 13, 2018 at Benedictine University, Lisle, Illinois.
Natalie M. Perry has joined the Wheaton, Illinois office of Rathje Woodward LLC, a full-service law firm with offices in Wheaton and Madison, Wisconsin.
The firm is pleased to announce that the Associated Colleges of Illinois has elected Therese King Nohos to its Board of Trustees.