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Author: BDL Firm

May 28, 2021

Brian Rosenblatt Breaks Down Livestream Licenses for PA Presenters

Chicago income member Brian Rosenblatt presented “Livestreams, Licenses and Special Clauses” for Pennsylvania Presenters on May 19. The presentation covered various types of licenses independent venues need to secure in order to livestream performances, performance cancellation insurance, contract force majeure issues and more. Pennsylvania Presenters is a non-profit organization dedicated […]

Apr 23, 2021

Cary Schwimmer Presents at SHRM-Memphis Employment Law Conference”

Of counsel Cary Schwimmer present “When Differences Become Dangerous” at the 2021 SHRM-Memphis Legal Conference: Unmasking Solutions for the Changing Workplace on April 20. The hybrid in-person and virtual conference covered a range of topics including: Possible immigration and FLSA policy changes under President Biden that could affect employers Best […]

Apr 22, 2021

Indiana Supreme Court Holds Store Managers Cannot Be Individually Liable in Slip/Trip & Fall Cases

By: Jeff Kehl The Indiana Supreme Court recently ruled that store managers cannot be held liable for negligent hiring and retaining store employees or for the existence of allegedly hazardous store conditions. The Branscomb v. Walmart, 20S-CQ-515 (April 7, 2021) opinion ends a growing trend of naming store managers as […]

Apr 13, 2021

Geoff Bryce Presents on COVID-19 Insurance Coverage Issues for ASCE

Capital member Geoff Bryce recently presented for the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) on March 16. Geoff joined a panel discussing insurance coverage issues arising out of COVID-19. Topics included: Property/business interruption Commercial general liability Workers’ compensation Cyber insurance Employment practices liability insurance Learn more about ASCE.

Apr 8, 2021

Geoff Bryce Presents to ACREL Construction Committee

Capital member Geoff Bryce spoke at the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL) Construction Committee’s mid-year committee meeting on March 31. Geoff discussed insurance and liability issues facing the construction industry as a result of COVID-19. ACREL is a national organization recognizing attorneys who are distinguished for their skill, experience […]

Apr 1, 2021

Storrs Downey and Jeff Kehl Co-Author Comprehensive Overview of IL & IN Premises Liability Law

Every day, companies face an abundance of premises liability claims such as comparative negligence, open and obvious hazards, natural accumulation, spoliation of evidence and many more. Capital member Storrs Downey and income member Jeff Kehl recently co-authored an updated comprehensive overview of Illinois & Indiana premises liability that all employers […]

Chicago, Illinois 312-377-1501 | Crown Point, Indiana 219-488-2590

Chicago, Illinois

312-377-1501


Crown Point, Indiana

219-488-2590