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FFCRA business impact

THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT (FFCRA) BUSINESS IMPACT: HOW WILL IT AFFECT YOU?

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act)  business impact is being felt across the country, and in some cases, making matters more complicated for employers. However, when utilized correctly, FFCRA is a quick government response to prevent further spread of the COVID-19 virus while also limiting the financial impact on employees and employers. 

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Gardi & Haught Reaches $4 Million Settlement Through Zoom Mediation During COVID-19 Pandemic

Despite the courts being closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Schaumburg, Illinois-based law firm Gardi & Haught, Ltd. reached a $4 million settlement during a Zoom mediation on behalf of its client Sandra Garza, who suffered injuries during a workplace accident three years ago. Despite the courts being closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Schaumburg,

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Small Business Loans Q and A

SMALL BUSINESS STIMULUS PACKAGE LOANS: YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

SMALL BUSINESS STIMULUS PACKAGE LOANS: YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED By Samuel Park and Stacey Lynch If your business did not receive a small business stimulus loan from the federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) before funds ran out, there‘s still hope! Another $310 billion was just approved to help small businesses retain their staff during the State’s

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Help With Landlord Screening Criminal History in Cook County

Help With Landlord Screening Criminal History in Cook County By Michael DeSantis If you are a landlord in Cook County, be aware that there is an ordinance that went into effect concerning the way landlords are screening criminal history of potential tenants.  Now, before screening the prospective tenant’s criminal history, housing providers must first check

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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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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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