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Winners announced in Annual Meeting bingo contest

Posted on June 17, 2016 by Chris Bonjean

Congratulations to the winners of the Annual Meeting bingo contest:

Quick Takes on Thursday's Illinois Supreme Court opinions

Posted on June 16, 2016 by Chris Bonjean

Our panel of leading appellate attorneys review Thursday's top Illinois Supreme Court opinions in the Civil case Moline School District No. 40 Board of Education v. Quinn and the criminal cases People v. McFadden and People v. Rizzo.


Moline School District v. Quinn

By Joanne R. Driscoll, Forde Law Offices LLP

Does legislation (Public Act 97-1161) creating a property tax exemption for one lessee of one metropolitan airport authority violate the special legislation clause of the Illinois Constitution (Ill. Const. 1970, art. IV, § 13)?  Affirming the appellate court, the Illinois Supreme Court held that it does. 

Quick Takes for Your Practice: Preparing an estate plan

Posted on June 16, 2016 by Chris Bonjean

Gain an understanding of what it takes to prepare an estate plan for a client from Attorney Ryan Walsh.

Post-Provena: Illinois' Not for Profit Property Tax Issues, Part 1 – LIVE Webcast

Posted on June 16, 2016 by Morgan Yingst

Don’t miss this two-hour hot topic live webcast on June 29, 2016 that addresses property tax issues currently being considered by the Illinois General Assembly and Illinois Court in the post-Provena era and the ongoing Carle Foundation Case. State tax attorneys, CPAs, and attorneys with clients that are subject to or are exempt from Illinois income, sales and property tax who attend this seminar will better understand the potential property tax policy issues being considered and how Illinois income, sales, and property taxes may be impacted.