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A.I. & Business – The Legal Landscape

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Marvin Minsky, credited as a founding father of Artificial Intelligence (“AI”), died at the age of 88 on January 24, 2016. The cause of death – a cerebral hemorrhage. Interestingly enough, Minsky compared the human brain to a machine whose functioning […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Selling Advice, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recreational Cannabis: Quick Facts for Employers

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The Cannabis Regulations and Tax Act (the “Act”), legalizing the recreational use of cannabis in Illinois, was signed into law on June 25, 2019. The Act details the rights, restrictions, and obligations related to 1) an individuals’ use of cannabis; 2) […]

SEC Sues Kik Over $100mm ICO

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If you’ve been following the evolution of cryptocurrency and digital assets, then you understand (or can at least appreciate) the mass confusion that “half-in/half-out” government regulations have created. No greater is this confusion and grey area than in relation to ICOs.

An ICO […]

By |June 20th, 2019|Business Growth, Private Equity, Selling Advice|0 Comments

Trade Missions: 3 Tips to Yielding a Positive Return on Investment

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Trade Missions are international trips organized by government entities or private groups for the purpose of allowing the mission’s participants (typically companies & investors) to explore foreign business opportunities. A primary trade mission benefit is that it provides a risk-free, […]

By |June 20th, 2019|International Business, Selling Advice|0 Comments

New Sales Tax Laws for Online Businesses

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On June 21, 2018, the Supreme Court overturned the Quill Corp. v. North Dakota physical-presence standard in favor of an economic standard impacting businesses’ requirement to collect sales tax any of the states.  Previously, a state could only require a business to collect […]

By |October 30th, 2018|Business Growth, Selling Advice, Tax|0 Comments

8 New Changes To The Illinois Limited Liability Company Act

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In the spring of 2016 the Illinois House and Senate passed the HB4361, which was signed into law on July 28, 2016, by Governor Bruce Rauner. This bill, which becomes effective July 1st, brings about sweeping changes to the Illinois Limited Liability […]

Should You Register A Trademark Internationally?

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While you may have trademark protection in the United States, you may not have it abroad. Protecting your trademark in the international market is important if you offer your products or services (service marks) in international forums
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Changes to the Illinois LLC Act: What You Need to Know

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When incorporating a business, many owners will structure their entity as a limited liability company, commonly known as a LLC. Limited liability companies are often less complex than other corporate entities, while offering more flexibility, favorable tax benefits and legal protection […]

By |December 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Corporate Formation 101: Paperwork & Filing

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When establishing a new business, one of the many things you’ll need to consider is how you want to structure your new entity. You may decide to incorporate, form a partnership, sole proprietorship or limited liability company. Forming a corporation means […]

By |December 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Avoid Wrongful Termination Lawsuits

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You hire a contractor to complete an office space renovation, but the work is taking longer than anticipated and has surpassed the completion date outlined in your contract. Your staff is displaced, but you are still locked into the contract with […]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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