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Do You Qualify For a Simplified Illinois Divorce?

You have had it up to your ears with your spouse, and your spouse is fed up with you. You both know that you want to end the marriage, but you both also know how stressful, long and drawn out … Continue reading

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Do I Qualify for Chapter 7?

There are several main factors to see if you qualify file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and to determine if it is the best option for you, even if you do qualify. The first consideration is whether there are any past bankruptcy … Continue reading

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New Median Income Figures are Out for Florida Bankruptcy Debtors – How to Qualify for a Chapter 7

The new median income figures are out this week.  Whether you are above or below these figures is not the only factor that is looked at however.  But many of the expenses allowable under the Means Test have increased and … Continue reading

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Even If “Secret,” Information Will Not Qualify As a “Trade Secret” Unless Adequate Measures Were Taken To Protect That Secrecy

A federal judge in Chicago recently taught a painful lesson to an Illinois employer: even if information is sufficiently sensitive and valuable that it could qualify as a “trade secret,” it won’t unless the owner of the information took adequate … Continue reading

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Department Of Labor Proposes to Increase the Minimum Salary to Qualify for FLSA Overtime Exemptions

This Special Bulletin was authored by Tony G. Carvalho. On March 7, 2019, the Department of Labor (DOL) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that, if implemented, will affect the minimum wage and overtime-exempt status of many employees under the … Continue reading

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