Feb 6, 2019

Illinois Supreme Court Rules Actual Injury Not Necessary to be an “Aggrieved” Person Under BIPA

By: Jessica Jackler and Storrs Downey The Illinois Supreme Court has unanimously ruled against Six Flags Entertainment Corp. in a landmark Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) case. The ruling will certainly impact claims against employers in the future for failing to properly notify and obtain consent from employees about the collection […]

Feb 4, 2019

Mayoral candidate Amara Enyia, Patrick Cotter on Solis, law school deans Roasto Perea & Krent

Amara Enyia joins us in studio to explain why she’s the best candidate to lead Chicago. Former federal prosecutor and longtime white-collar defense attorney Patrick Cotter discusses the federal investigations of aldermen Burke & Solis. DePaul University College Of Law Dean Jennifer Rosato Perea & Chicago-Kent College Of Law Dean Harold […]

Jan 25, 2019

Custom Arbitration Language in Construction Contracts

By: Werner Sabo Most construction contracts include dispute resolution provisions, including situations where the parties decide not to use industry-standard agreements. Using custom language in such provisions poses real danger, including potential litigation regarding the meaning of the contract. Below are two recent cases that illustrate this danger. 1.    Did the […]

Jan 15, 2019

RBG, Jeff Bezos, Cop to Yoga, R. Kelly and much more

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers president Peter Walzer joins Tina and Rich to discuss the latest developments in Jeff Bezos’ divorce. Tiffany Seybert, Founder of Cop to Yoga Peace Force, joins the show to discuss her organization’s peace-based initiative which aligns the community policing objective through local engagement. Latimer LeVay […]

Jan 10, 2019

Jessica Jackler’s Article on Pregnancy Discrimination Featured in Chicago Lawyer Magazine

Chicago associate Jessica Jackler recently wrote an article for Chicago Lawyer magazine titled “Pregnancy Discrimination: Know Your Rights in the Workplace.” Jessica examines workplace policies related to pregnancy under state and federal laws and documents her own experience as a new mother. Some of the key topics she discusses include […]

Jan 9, 2019

Jessica Jackler Authors Article for IDQ

Chicago associate Jessica Jackler recently wrote an article for the Winter 2019 issue of DRI’s In-House Defense Quarterly. Her article, “Reducing the Risk of Workplace Violence,” discusses steps employers can take to prevent violent and non-violent acts of aggression within their businesses. Jessica shared her thoughts following the horrific events at Marjory Stoneman […]

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Chicago, Illinois

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Schererville, Indiana

219-488-2590