May 13, 2016

The Importance Of A Waiver Of Subrogation Provision In Construction Contracts

By: Werner Sabo, Of Counsel Many standard construction industry contracts contain a “waiver of subrogation” provision. This means if an insurance carrier pays out on a construction related loss, they take over the insured’s right to sue (“subrogation”) and sue the party believed to be responsible for the loss. Associations […]

May 6, 2016

DOL Issues Joint Employer Guidance

By: Maital Savin, Associate On 1/20/16, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued guidance on joint employment under the Fair Labor Standard Act (FLSA) and the Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA). This new guidance aggressively expanded the definition of employment to include arrangements that employers may not […]

Apr 27, 2016

ACLU’s lawsuit alleging CIA’s use of torture, Tom Brady’s suspension, “Bystander Effect” in relation to Marques Gaines’ death, Uber settlement, Dennis Hastert sentencing

Rich Lenkov and Jason Whiteside welcome ACLU National Security Project Attorney, Dror Ladin to discuss the ACLU’s lawsuit alleging CIA use of torture. Next they welcome Professor Michael LeRoy from University of Illinois School of Labor & Employment Relations and College of Law to examine the decision reinstating Tom Brady’s […]

Apr 20, 2016

Federal Court Rejects “2-year” Bright Line Rule for Employee Non-Compete Agreements

By: Jeanne Hoffmann, Capital Member In R.J. O’brien & Associates, LLC v. Williamson, 14 C 2715, 2016 WL 930628 (N.D. Ill. Mar. 10, 2016)(Judge Gettleman,) the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois declined applying a “bright line” rule (minimum of 2 years of employment,) finding adequate consideration […]

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