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Author: BDL Firm

Feb 17, 2017

BDL Hits The Grammys!

Income member and co-chair of the firm’s entertainment law practice area, Brian Rosenblatt, joined clients of the firm and the music industry’s biggest stars at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards Ceremony. Pictured below: Brian with Dave Matthews at the annual ELI Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton and with Steve Aoki […]

Feb 16, 2017

Is My Contract A “Construction Contract” Subject To The Illinois Anti-Indemnification Act?

By: Jeanne Hoffmann, Capital Member The Illinois Construction Contract Indemnification for Negligence Act (Anti–Indemnification Act) (740 ILCS 35/0.01 et seq. (West 2000), essentially voids any agreement in a construction contract to indemnify or hold harmless a person from that person’s own negligence. The statute on its face clearly applies “with […]

Feb 16, 2017

Is My Contract A “Construction Contract” Subject To The Illinois Anti-Indemnification Act?

By: Jeanne Hoffmann, Capital Member The Illinois Construction Contract Indemnification for Negligence Act (Anti–Indemnification Act) (740 ILCS 35/0.01 et seq. (West 2000), essentially voids any agreement in a construction contract to indemnify or hold harmless a person from that person’s own negligence. The statute on its face clearly applies “with respect to […]

Feb 7, 2017

Contractors Sued In Personal Injury Litigation Must Honor Liens Properly Served Under The Health Care Services Lien Act

By: Jim McConkey, Special Counsel Contractors sued in personal injury litigation are certainly aware of their responsibility to honor workers’ compensation liens, particularly where the workers’ compensation carrier has intervened in the lawsuit in which the contractor is a defendant. They should give the same deference to liens served under […]

Feb 1, 2017

Before Buying A Condominium, Carefully Review The Declaration & Financial Statements!

By: Robert Bramlette, Income Member The Declaration sets the rules that owners must abide by. These rules include establishment of monthly maintenance amounts, limitations on animals and pets in a unit, parking restrictions, rental of units, Annual Meeting, election of a Board of Directors and other issues associated with condominium life. […]

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Crown Point, Indiana

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