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August 7, 2018
The Trustee and the Bitcoin: Identifying and Recovering International Cryptocurrency Assets
Cryptocurrency has been all the rage recently in the financial and legal news. Everyone has or knows someone who owns bitcoin (the most common form of cryptocurrency), but what exactly is cryptocurrency?
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July 9, 2018
Takeaways from Wayfair - By HMB's SALT Team
Everyone is by now likely familiar with the recent Wayfair decision and its central holding. Prior to Wayfair, businesses had some degree of comfort that they would not be required to collect and remit sales or use taxes to states in which those businesses did not have physical presence. Now that the physical presence test is gone, state legislation must be reviewed on a case-by-case basis to determine whether it will survive Commerce Clause scrutiny.
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July 5, 2018
David Hughes Published By Taxpayers' Federation of Illinois - "Tangible Personal or Real Property? An Illinois Sales Tax Quandary"
While distinguishing between tangible personal property and real property is necessary in several contexts, it is not always a simple determination to make, particularly from a tax perspective.
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November 7, 2017
Directed Trusts: Who’s the Boss? Liability in Directed Trusts & Administrative Dilemmas, Chicago Bar Association, 11/7/17
Grant discussed the Illinois directed trust statue and its underlying complications.
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May 4, 2017
Collectors in Conversation: Charles Mottier with Richard M. Horwood
Asian Art Council, Art Institute of Chicago, May 4, 2017
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May 3, 2017
The Best Laid Plans: Avoiding Administrative and Judicial Challenges, Chicago Bar Association, 5/3/17
Presented by Grant Hendricks at the Chicago Bar Association
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August 13, 2018
Crain's Custom Media Recognizes Marilyn Wethekam Among Chicago's Notable Women Lawyers
HMB is proud to congratulate Marilyn Wethekam, named among Chicago's Notable Women Lawyers by Crain's Custom Media.
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August 13, 2018
David Hughes Presents “Beyond Wayfair: Sales Tax Collection in the Internet Age” to the Illinois CPA Society
David will discuss the ramifications of the Wayfair decision, including how states are reacting and what issues your clients are confronting in a live broadcast.
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July 30, 2018
Horwood Marcus & Berk Represents Chowly in Series A Financing
Horwood Marcus & Berk represented Chowly in its Series A financing to fuel mass market expansion in the US. Deal team was Jim Jerue, Renee Rossi and Ray Jacobi.
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