Mar 23, 2018

Title VII Claims Where No Religious Accommodations to Prospective Employees

By: Storrs Downey, Capital Member The EEOC continues to play an active role in either seeking to force settlements of religious discrimination claims on behalf of individual employees or directly filing such lawsuits against the employers of such individuals. In 2017, we saw almost 3,500 religious discrimination claims filed with the […]

Mar 23, 2018

Amanda Vinicky on Illinois Primary Election Results, State Representative John Connor on the Opioid Crisis, Chris Dore on the Facebook Data Breach, Marlene Laro on Virtual Law Firms & More

Chicago Tonight political journalist Amanda Vinicky joins the show to recap the Illinois primary election. State Representative John Connor talks about his efforts to combat Illinois’ rising crisis of opioid abuse. Edelson Partner Chris Dore joins Rich and Tina to discuss the Facebook data breach. Potomac Law Group COO Marlene […]

Mar 14, 2018

IL Attorney General Candidates Pat Quinn & Sharon Fairley, Gloria Allred on Netflix Documentary, Sanctuary State Lawsuit & More

Former Governor of Illinois Pat Quinn discusses his campaign for Illinois Attorney General. Former federal prosecutor and criminal justice reform expert Sharon Fairley discusses her campaign for Illinois Attorney General. University of San Francisco School of Law professor and Director of the USF Immigration and Deportation Defense Clinic Bill Hing […]

Feb 28, 2018

Former Obama Lawyer, Celebrity Divorce Attorney Laura Wasser, Tregg Duerson, Lawyer/NCAA Official Dan Capron & More

Riley Safer Holmes & Cancila partner and former associate White House counsel Jack Theis talks about his time in the Obama administration. Wasser, Cooperman & Mandles partner Laura Wasser discusses making divorce more accessible with her new company It’s Over Easy. J.P. Morgan’s Tregg Duerson explains how his father’s NFL […]

Feb 20, 2018

Defending Mental Health Disability Employment Claims

By: Storrs Downey, Capital Member We are seeing a significant increase in mental and developmental disability claims brought before both the EEOC and Illinois Department of Human Rights.  An escalating number of employees with alleged depression, bipolar disorder, autism, schizophrenia, post-traumatic stress disorders and anxiety disorders among other mental health conditions […]

Feb 19, 2018

Gun Control Laws In The Wake of Parkland, Michigan State University President Resignation, Non-disclosure Agreements, Inside Out & more

Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence Legal Director Laura Cutilletta discusses gun control after the tragic shooting in Florida. George Mason University Professor Emeritus James Finkelstein discusses Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon’s resignation over the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal. DePaul University College of Law Associate Professor […]

Feb 5, 2018

Illinois Court Finds In Favor Of General Contractor In Worker Death Case, Following Section 414 Of The Restatement

By: Werner Sabo A recent Illinois decision found in favor of a general contractor where the estate of a deceased construction worker alleged that the general contractor had breached a duty toward the worker and failed to prevent the worker’s death. In Meza v. F.H. Paschen, 2017 IL App (1st) […]

Jan 31, 2018

Mueller Investigation, Local Lawyer Gives Back, Ending Sexual Violence & More

Cornell Law School Vice Dean and Professor Jens David Ohlin discusses the ongoing Mueller investigation. Director of Communication at Illinois Opportunity Project Kathleen Murphy discusses the recent debate between Illinois gubernatorial candidates Bruce Rauner & Jeanne Ives. National Alliance to End Sexual Violence Advocacy Director Ebony Tucker join Rich & […]

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

Chicago, Illinois

312-377-1501


Crown Point, Indiana

219-488-2590