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Client Alert: HMB Congratulates Everywhere Wireless on Growth Capital Investment with Boston-based Private Equity FirmJuly 23, 2021Business and Finance
HMB would like to congratulate Everywhere Wireless, a preeminent Internet service provider in Chicago, and CEO and Founder Keegan Bonebrake and the rest of the Everywhere Wireless team on a …
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HMB Welcomes Tracy L. Jacobson to its Business & Finance GroupJuly 19, 2021
Tracy’s practice spans the full range of transactions, from mergers and acquisitions to divestitures. She has significant experience helping clients manage risk and complex compliance issues as they grow through …
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Attorneys in Action: Keith H. Berk and John R. Wiktor Give Back with Northmoor Education FoundationJuly 15, 2021Business and Finance
Northmoor Education Foundation awarded $77,000 of college scholarships to 11 outstanding Northmoor employees. The Northmoor Education Foundation (NEF) was founded in 2018 to assist Northmoor Country Club employees, caddies and their …
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Client Success: Lindenmeyr Munroe Obtains $1M Judgment Plus 5% Prejudgment Interest Per AnnumJuly 14, 2021Litigation
HMB assisted its client, Central National Gottesman, Inc. d/b/a Lindenmeyr Munroe (“LM”) in obtaining a judgment against J.S. Paluch, Inc. in the amount of $1,013,476.19 plus 5% prejudgment interest per …
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Jeffrey A. Hechtman and Elise Anderson Present and Brett M. Winterstein Moderates "Equity Rollovers in Private Equity Transactions" for AMAA - 7/13/21July 13, 2021Business and Finance
7/13/21 4:30PM – 6:00PM CT The Midwest Chapter is hosting an interactive and enlightening panel discussion on the role of rollover equity in M&A transactions including what you need to know as …
Jordan M. Goodman Presented, "Three Years of South Dakota v. Wayfair: The Cost of Compliance on Businesses" for the Sales Tax InstituteJuly 12, 2021State and Local Tax
In this second part of the series by Sales Tax Institute, Jordan M. Goodman, with other presenters, discusses how the South Dakota v. Wayfair decision has changed the landscape for …
Marilyn A. Wethekam and David W. Machemer Present at the 2021 COST Summer State Tax Webinar Series - 8/5/21July 12, 2021State and Local Tax
8/5/21 2:00PM – 4:15PM ET Join Marilyn A. Wethekam and David W. Machemer for the 2021 Council on State Taxation (“COST”) Summer State Tax Webinar Series, sponsored by HMB. See below for …
Samantha K. Breslow Presents, "Income Tax Legislation/Regulatory Developments Due to COVID" for the IPT Reconnect Conference - 7/29/2021July 12, 2021State and Local Tax
7/29/21 4:15PM The pandemic has been a driver of many changes to the world as we know it. The concept of the workplace has drastically changed and the global economy has been …
Federal Eviction Moratorium OverturnedMay 11, 2021Real Estate
On September 4, 2020, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) enacted a nationwide eviction moratorium that bans landlords …
Client Alert
Updates on Illinois Craft Cannabis Association v. State of IllinoisApril 28, 2021Litigation
Illinois Craft Cannabis Association (“ICCA”) v. The State of Illinois, Governor J.B. Pritzker, the Illinois Department of Agriculture and its director, Jerry Costello II, Case No. 2020 CH 06247 Since our …
Client Alert
Force Majeure and COVID-19April 27, 2021Litigation
A year ago, during the initial stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, it seemed timely to explore force majeure provisions and legal theories that would permit a party to suspend its …
Client Alert
New Supreme Court Decision Regarding the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991April 14, 2021Litigation
The Supreme Court’s decision effectively means that a company can utilize devices that automate calls and texts, as long as that device cannot use a random or sequential number generator …
Client Alert
And Then There Were Three: Colorado Becomes the Third State to Enact a Consumer Privacy LawJuly 15, 2021Technology and Intellectual Property
On July 7, 2021, Colorado’s Governor, Jared Polis, signed the Colorado Privacy Act (“CPA”) into law.  Colorado is the third U.S. state to enact a comprehensive privacy law, following the …
Discovering and Recovering Cryptocurrency Assets Is Easier Than Originally SuspectedJuly 1, 2021Litigation
It is no secret that the rapid development of cryptocurrencies and sudden surges in their popularity presented challenges to victims trying to recover their losses. Cryptocurrencies are a secure, decentralized …
The Rise Of Fraud Schemes From the CARES ActMay 7, 2021Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights
The CARES Act, which sought to provide economic assistance during the global health pandemic, is exalted as an essential federal initiative. One of the most visible pieces of that Act …
Chicago Department of Finance Issues Nexus GuidanceJanuary 25, 2021State and Local Tax
On January 21, 2021, the Chicago Department of Finance (“Department”) issued an anticipated Information Bulletin (“Nexus Bulletin”) providing guidance on nexus and establishing a prospective “safe harbor” for certain taxes, …
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