Finfer Nominated as an Emerging Lawyer01 / 11 / 2017
Jordan Finfer was nominated as an Emerging Lawyer for 2017 by Emerging Lawyer magazine. The distinction of Emerging Lawyer is earned by less than 2% of all lawyers licensed in Illinois. All Emerging Lawyers must be 40 years old or….
Julia Smolka to Head Local Chamber of Commerce01 / 04 / 2017
Julia Smolka has been appointed President of the Harwood Heights-Norridge Chamber of Commerce. She has been active in the Chamber for about seven years. The Chamber seeks to improve communications and business environments for small and mediums size businesses in….
New Illinois Freedom to Work Act Bans Non-Competes for Low Wage Earners01 / 04 / 2017
Spurred in part by sandwich shop Jimmy John’s requirement that sandwich-makers and delivery drivers sign over-reaching non-compete agreements, the Act prohibits private sector employers from entering into non-compete restrictions with “low-wage employees” and renders such agreements “illegal and void.” The….