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David S. Ruskin and Julianne M. Dailey Represent Illinois Craft Cannabis Association in Lawsuit Against the State of IllinoisOctober 15, 2020Cannabis
The Illinois Craft Cannabis Association (“ICCA”) filed suit against the State of Illinois and Illinois Department of Agriculture on Monday, October 12 to compel the defendants to issue overdue licenses …
News Release
HMB Congratulates FingerprintJS on Closing Funding RoundOctober 15, 2020Venture Capital and Emerging Companies
HMB congratulates FingerprintJS and its founders, Dan Pinto and Valentin Vasilyev, on closing a $4M financing round. The company, a new kind of toolkit offering a browser fingerprinting service, is based …
News Release
HMB Legal Counsel’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Creditors' Rights Practice Reaches New HeightsOctober 14, 2020Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights
Over the past twelve months, HMB Legal Counsel (“HMB”) helped navigate a smooth landing for distressed aircraft manufacturer Thrush Aircraft, Inc. (“Debtor”), culminating in a successful sale of substantially all …
News Release
HMB Congratulates AM Money on Recent Financing RoundOctober 8, 2020Venture Capital and Emerging Companies
HMB congratulates AM Money, also known as Chicago Student Loans, and CEO & Founder Daniel Rogers, on closing a financing round. AM Money fights to give low-income students across the city, …
News Release
David S. Ruskin Moderates a Virtual Presentation, "Securing State Licenses: Application, Process and Best Practices" for the INCBA - 10/22/20October 21, 2020Cannabis
10/22/20 David S. Ruskin will moderate a panel discussion for the Cannabis Law Institute as a part of the INCBA month-long program on cannabis legalization topics. The panel will include Dr. …
Marilyn A. Wethekam Presents a Webinar - "State Conformity (and Non-Conformity) with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and the CARES Act" - COST 51st Annual Meeting - 10/20/20October 19, 2020State and Local Tax
10/20/20 Over the last three years, state conformity–or decoupling–from key provisions of the TCJA has resulted in a wide range of outcomes among the states. This panel, including Marilyn A. Wethekam, …
David A. Hughes and Samantha K. Breslow Present a Webinar - "SALT Update 2020 Edition - Ramifications of the CARES Act and So Much More" for the AGN Fall Symposium - 10/22/20October 16, 2020State and Local Tax
10/22/20 12:00PM CT The COVID pandemic has dominated the 2020 headlines. Congress responded to the pandemic by adopting the CARES Act, a federal law that also has significant SALT ramifications. States responded …
David A. Hughes Presents a Webinar - "Outrageous Cases: A Review of Recent SALT Cases That Defy Logic" - for the Chicago Tax Club - 10/30/20October 15, 2020State and Local Tax
10/30/20 12:30PM – 1:45PM CT The Chicago Tax Club’s Fall Learning Series continues with a 75 minute webinar on Outrageous Cases, an in depth and entertaining discussion of recent state and local …
SLAT’s: An Old Idea with New UrgencyOctober 8, 2020Estate Planning
Client calls are coming in droves regarding the need to engage in estate planning if Joe Biden wins the White House and the Democrats have a majority in the Senate.  …
Client Alert
Virtual Depositions In COVID-19 – 6 Tips for AttorneysSeptember 3, 2020Litigation
The COVID-19 Pandemic has changed the landscape of taking and defending depositions.  Due to social distancing guidelines and travel restrictions, almost every deposition is taken remotely, and will be for …
Client Alert
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 …
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 …
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