Polsinelli PAC issued the following announcement on July 1.Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli congratulates three of its shareholders who have been included in Benchmark Litigation’s Under 40 Hot List for 2019.
Chuhak & Tecson, P.C. principal Kevin M. Coyne will be one of the speakers in a live webcast from 4 to 6 p.m. (CST) on Tuesday, July 9, hosted by The Knowledge Group and titled The Opportunity Zone Investment Tax Regime: Recent Legislative and Regulatory Developments You Should Know.
Scott Cruz, Member in Clark Hill’s Labor & Employment group, recently appeared on “Politics Tonight” on CLTV to discuss the legalization of recreational marijuana in Illinois, and how it will affect employers.
Attorney General Kwame Raoul, as part of a multistate group of 19 attorneys general, opposed the U.S. Department of Labor’s proposal to narrow the interpretation of joint employment, thereby complicating how states enforce labor laws and leaving millions of workers vulnerable to labor violations.
Illinois Action for Children (IAFC), a large Illinois child care and childhood education-related nonprofit, has agreed to pay a former employee $60,000 and provide other relief to settle a disability discrimination lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced.
For the sixth year in a row, Thompson Coburn has earned a “Gold Standard Certification” from the Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF) for incorporating women into the highest levels of Firm leadership.
Mayer Brown announced that partner and Director of Diversity & Inclusion Jeremiah DeBerry (New York) and Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Charles E. Harris, II (Chicago) were named to Lawyers of Color’s inaugural list of “Nation’s Best” in the Eastern and Midwest regional categories, respectively.
Am Law 100 firm Polsinelli’s Intellectual Property Department has earned a place in the 2019 IAM Patent 1000, a guide that identifies the top patent professionals in key jurisdictions and law firms around the world.
Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that it served as legal counsel to McDonald’s in the sale of the company’s former corporate world headquarters, an 80-acre site located in Oak Brook, Ill.
Mayer Brown announced that nine partners across five of the firm’s global offices were recognized as “IP Stars” in the 2019 edition of Managing Intellectual Property’s “World IP Handbook and Survey,” an annual analysis of the IP market.
Chuhak & Tecson, P.C., is proud to announce that attorney Leynee A. Cruz will be formally inducted as president of the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois (HLAI) at its annual charity gala on Friday, June 21.