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Mar 4, 2018 | Joint Trusts - Too Much Togetherness?
While joint trusts can be very beneficial estate planning tools for married couples, there are some disadvantages as well. Estate Planning Attorney Lisa Lipman and Wealth Consultant Amy Owen discuss how to avoid the pitfalls that affect joint trusts.
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Mar 1, 2018 | Statute of Limitations in Lack of Production
Ohio’s Fourth District Court of Appeals issued an important decision utilizing a statute of limitations to determine whether a landowner’s claims that an oil and gas lease expired due to lack of production were time-barred. In that case, Rudolph v.Vi...
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Feb 15, 2018 | Do I Need An Expert Witness? How Do I Find One
The selection of an expert witness can be extremely important to the success of pursuing or defending a claim. Construction Law attorney Tom Rosenberg discusses the details of when, and how, to retain an expert witness.
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Feb 14, 2018 | 5 Considerations for Investing in a Laboratory MSO
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Feb 12, 2018 | Illinois Nursing Act Changed to Benefit Advanced Practice Nurses
Effective January 1, 2018, Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law certain amendments to the Illinois Nurse Practice Act (the “Act”).  Of particular note are changes relating to Advanced Practice Nurses (“APNs”).  The most notable parts of the Act are...
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Feb 1, 2018 | Ohio Appellate Court Adopts Texas Rule to Resolve Mineral Ownership Dispute
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February 2018 | Consolidation & Privatization Would Help Communities
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Jan 31, 2018 | Employment Contract Advice for Docs and Practices
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Jan 29, 2018 | DOL Announces Policy Change Making It Easier for Employers to Utilize Unpaid Interns
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Jan 24, 2018 | Ohio Imposes New Rules on Back Surgeries in Workers' Compensation Cases
The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has instituted a new rule regarding back surgeries and opioid use in workers’ compensation cases. Under the rule, which became effective January 1, 2018, a worker suffering from a low back injury must fi...
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Jan 24, 2018 | CMS Addresses Text Messaging of Protected Health Information
Text messaging has become an important communication tool. The number of text messages sent in the United States has grown exponentially from an estimated 12 million per month in 2000 to 780 billion per month in 2017. According to an article in the J...
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Jan 19, 2018 | Harvey Weinstein, Tax Reform, and Nondisclosures - Oh My!
There is no doubt that the movement known as #MeToo has brought workplace sexual harassment to the forefront of conversation and is both a top priority and concern for all employers. One of the many names associated with this movement is Harvey Weins...
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Jan 16, 2018 | NLRB Issues Employer-Friendly Decision Regarding Employee Handbooks
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Jan 9, 2018 | New Tax Changes: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“Act”) (P.L. 115-97) signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017 and effective for tax years starting January 1, 2018 reflects a compromise between the House and Senate Bills as originally proposed. The followin...
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Jan 5, 2018 | Federal Government to Crack Down on States' Legal Marijuana Businesses
The federal government has changed its view about legal marijuana businesses in the States. During President Obama’s terms in office, three memorandums were issued by the Department of Justice (DOJ) stating that the federal government would not stand...
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January 2018 | Member Spotlight
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2018 | Opportunity Zone Program Informational Sheet
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Jan 1, 2018 | Be Careful about Working for a Home Health Agency
Home visiting companies and home health agencies across the country are under increased scrutiny.  Chicago is considered a hot spot for fraudulent activity in home health.  According to the Chicago Tribune, in the last five years, federal investigato...
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2018 | Direct Negligence Claims for Failing to Use Advanced Safety Technologies
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2018 | Business Partnerships 2018 Edition