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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and ResourcesJuly 28, 2020
The ongoing issues related to the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) have had and will continue to have a significant impact on individuals, families, businesses and markets. To better address the …
HMB Represents Mark-It Express Logistics LLC in Second Acquisition of an Intermodal Company in 2020July 22, 2020Business and Finance
Mark-It Express Logistics LLC (“Mark-It”), a leading Midwest intermodal trucking and freight brokerage company, acquired Sava Transportation (“Sava”), a Maywood, Illinois-based intermodal freight hauling company. HMB represented Mark-It in the …
News Release
Brett M. Winterstein Elevated to Business and Finance Practice ChairJuly 22, 2020Business and Finance
Chicago, IL July 21, 2020 HMB Legal Counsel, a preeminent provider of legal services announced Brett M. Winterstein as the Practice Chair for the Business and Finance Group. As a practice group leader, …
News Release
Rick S. Rein and Karl E. Analo Secure $4.6 Million Victory in Breach of Commercial Guaranty DisputeJuly 8, 2020Litigation
HMB litigators Rick S. Rein and Karl E. Analo secured a complete victory in a recent breach of guaranty dispute.  The team obtained summary judgment in their client’s favor on …
News Release
Marilyn A. Wethekam Presents a Webinar- "Blowing the Whistle on Qui Tam Laws" - Georgetown State and Local Tax Institute - 8/12-13/20July 21, 2020State and Local Tax
8/12-13/20 Join Marilyn for the 2020 Virtual Advanced State and Local Tax Institute on August 12-13. This Institute, hosted by Georgetown Law’s Executive and Continuing Legal Education Department, has provides attorneys, …
Breen M. Schiller Presents a Webinar - "GRTS: The New Kids on the Block" - 8/5/2020July 20, 2020State and Local Tax
8/5/20 12:30PM – 1:30PM During this webinar, Breen M. Schiller, with Steve J. Jasper and Nikki Dobay, will provide an overview of the two newest state-level gross receipts taxes—the Tennessee Business Tax …
Rick S. Rein Presents a Webinar with Strafford- "Enforcing U.S. Judgments Outside the U.S" - 9/2/20July 9, 2020Litigation
9/2/20 1:00PM-2:30PM ET Join Rick, with a panel of experts, for this CLE webinar that will discuss how to locate and seize offshore assets with which to satisfy a US obligation or …
State and Local Tax "Work From Home" Webinar SeriesJuly 8, 2020State and Local Tax
We know most of our clients and friends have seen significant changes to their daily lives. HMB’s SALT team has been working around the clock to provide excellent service to …
Longer Notice Requirements for Residential Lease Renewals, Terminations and Rent IncreasesJuly 24, 2020Real Estate
On July 22, 2020 the Chicago City Council passed the “Fair Notice” ordinance (the “Ordinance”) which requires longer notice periods for landlords who seek to terminate, not renew or increase …
Client Alert
Marilyn A. Wethekam Published in Tax Notes State - "Controlling the Way in Which We Respond"July 6, 2020State and Local Tax
In her excerpt from the first installment of Board Briefs in 2020 from Tax Notes State, Marilyn addresses tax issues related to the digital economy. Download the full article by Tax …
Procedures of the Circuit Court of Cook County During the CoronavirusJuly 1, 2020Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights
***This article has been updated from the version posted on May 29th, 2020*** Actions Taken by the Circuit Court of Cook County In General Effective July 6, 2020, the Circuit Court of Cook …
Client Alert
Chicago City Council Passes New COVID-19 Residential Eviction "Moratorium" OrdinanceJune 23, 2020Real Estate
On June 17, 2020, the Chicago City Council passed the “COVID-19 Eviction Protection Ordinance” (Ordinance O2020-3501), enacting a provisional moratorium on evictions based upon the failure to pay rent if …
Client Alert
Cover Your SaaS - Issue IIJune 22, 2020State and Local Tax
Welcome to the second edition of Cover Your SaaS, your new favorite(ish) semi-regular publication from HMB Legal Counsel’s State & Local Tax team. Far from accepting a sophomore slump, this …
Cover Your SaaS: A Semi-Regular Publication on State and Local Tax Developments in the Cloud Computing and Digital Space - 4/10/20April 10, 2020State and Local Tax
Welcome to the first edition of Cover Your SaaS, a new semi-regular publication from HMB Legal Counsel’s State & Local Tax team. Using the latest in news-scanning technology, i.e., the …
Cover Your SaaS
Trusts and Estates Checklist of Information to be MaintainedFebruary 27, 2020Private Client, Trusts and Estates
The first step in implementing your estate planning is to prepare lists of personal and financial information.  These should include lists of assets, estate planning documents, personal information, important people …
Trusts & Estates
The New Illinois Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act and a Preview of Upcoming LitigationFebruary 26, 2020Litigation
As you undoubtedly know by now, on January 1, 2020, Illinois became the 11th state to legalize the possession and use of adult-use cannabis. The new law, the Cannabis Regulation …
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