Will Governor’s Move Bring More Business to Illinois?

Governor Rauner made good on his State of the State pledge to empower his newly formed Illinois Business and Economic Development Corporation(ILBECD) with an executive orderrecently. With it he ordered the Illinois Department of Commerce to work with this new private non-profit corporation to attract more businesses to the state.  … [Read more...]

New Business Owners Stumble Through Paperwork

Starting a new business is an exciting time, but that excitement can turn to horror quickly for business owners who fail to file the proper paperwork. Every business, from a part-time operation out of a person's garage to a multi-national corporation must file a series of documents with the state and federal government to achieve legal status to operate. With the assistance of a commercial attorney, new business owners can navigate the treacherous waters of business creation and protect their … [Read more...]

New Chicago Regulations Change Winter Business Liabilities

During the winter months, Chicago pedestrians face a variety of challenges that serve to make their trip more dangerous. One of these hazards is the accumulation of snow and ice on the sidewalks. A change to the Municipal Code (4-4-310 & 10-8-180) went into effect in November 2015, making the removal of snow and ice from adjacent sidewalks the responsibility of business owners. … [Read more...]

New Rules for Commercial Drones

From medical deliveries to real estate surveys, an increasing number of business transactions and practices now involve the use of commercial drones. However, as the world adjusts to this new technology, government regulations continue to evolve too. Because these small, unmanned aircraft continue to interfere with airplane flight paths, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is introducing new requirements to enforce existing rules for recreational and commercial drone use. Registration … [Read more...]

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