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We counsel businesses at all stages of development. From start-up to succession planning, we are a strategic partner on issues such as:
- Business formation
- Corporate governance
- Mergers, sales and acquisitions
- Sale/leaseback transactions
- Conventional and structured financing
- Technology and intellectual property protection
- Labor and employment
- Succession planning
- General counsel
Our clients include startups, family owned enterprises, and regional and national entities.
Business Law News and Events
The negotiated workplace protections protect employer’s drug-free, zero tolerance and drug testing policies.
Starting on January 1, 2020, Illinois residents 21 years old and over will be able to purchase 30 grams of marijuana for recreational use.
As summer approaches, recent changes to the tests as to whether Fair Labor Standards Act (wages/overtime) applies to interns are worth revisiting. The Department of Labor examines the “economic reality” of the relationship and who derives the primary benefit from that relationship to determine whether the intern should be paid as an employee.