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WHO DECIDES YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE? WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT JURY SELECTION

WHO DECIDES YOUR PERSONAL INJURY CASE? WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT JURY SELECTION By Parag Bhosale It’s natural for people who have been wronged or injured by another to want their “day in court” to feel heard and vindicated for their suffering. Attorneys, on the other hand, often seek a faster, more prudent resolution of personal

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NEW LEGISLATION ALERT FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS: Wholesale Real Estate

NEW LEGISLATION ALERT FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS: Wholesale Real Estate By Tom Haught In the last several years, a niche real estate strategy, known as wholesaling, or wholesale real estate, became very popular. Basically, Buyer A signs a contract to purchase a property. But instead of closing on that property, Buyer A sells and assigns

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Know Your Contract: The Multi-Board Residential Real Estate Contract 7.0

KNOW YOUR CONTRACT: THE MULTI-BOARD RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE CONTRACT 7.0 By Tom Haught There’s a new contract in town: the Multi-Board Residential Real Estate Contract 7.0. The 7.0 was approved in 2019 as the new standard contract for purchasing residential real estate in Illinois. The Multi-Board Residential Real Estate Contract 7.0 seeks to correct what

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How the New Illinois Spousal Maintenance Law Will Affect Divorcing Couples

Couples who are planning to divorce, as well as those who are currently in divorce proceedings, should be aware of a change in the Illinois Spousal Maintenance Law, section 504 of the Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act (IMDMA). Specifically, the change in law affects the formula used by the court to calculate spousal maintenance as well as the tax consequences of paying maintenance and receiving maintenance.

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