Publications

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June 25, 2020
Publication
The IRS earlier this month released proposed regulations on Section 1031 like-kind exchanges that may help taxpayers who were facing tax consequences due to changes made to Section 1031 by the...
Philip P. Piecuch
Associate
June 1, 2020
Publication
Yes, it’s true. Upon taking office on a platform to reform a real property assessment system some described as opaque and complicated on a good day, Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi...
Amy M. Blumenthal
Managing Partner
April 28, 2020
Publication
Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s newest executive order in response to COVID-19 includes a new restriction on evictions, and, this time around, commercial evictions are impacted.
Alison L. Constantine
Associate
Eric P. Sparks
Partner
April 16, 2020
Publication
As COVID-19 continues to impact businesses across all sectors of the economy, many commercial landlords have been flooded with rent relief requests over the past month.
Aaron T. May
Partner
April 10, 2020
Publication
The IRS yesterday announced some relief for taxpayers currently engaged in a 1031 like-kind exchange, most notably that any 45-day or 180-day deadline that occurs between April 1 and July 14...
Paige M. Krause
Associate
April 3, 2020
Publication
While the Stay at Home order issued last month by Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has numerous (and obvious) impacts on business, a perhaps...
Karen Osiecki Meehan
Partner
March 30, 2020
Publication
Small businesses looking for an economic lifeline as a result of losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic have several loan programs they may be able to tap for help, thanks to...
Vanessa R. Tiradentes
Partner
Emily Wessel Farr
Partner
March 17, 2020
Publication
Both commercial tenants and landlords, especially in the retail, restaurant and hospitality industries, are facing uncharted territory in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States.
June 5, 2019
Publication
From its recent inception, the Qualified Opportunity Zone program has generated a lot of interest from potential investors, but many have waited until receiving further guidance from the Internal Revenue Service...
Jennifer Y. Tolsky
Partner
November 7, 2018
Publication
The Opportunity Zone program was created as a provision of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of December 2017. The program was developed with the intent to help encourage investment in...
Ilana Schwartz Bley
Associate
Daniel E. Crowley
Associate
April 2016
Publication
Most construction contracts contain boilerplate Force Majeure or Act of God provisions, but they should clearly identify what those events are, their impact on contract terms and allocate the risks of...
Richard S. Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
Construction
Litigation
April 2016
Publication
At the start of this year, a new provision of the Illinois Mechanics Lien Act became effective, a major development in the history of Illinois’ Mechanics Lien Act that may simplify...
Eric P. Sparks
Partner
Construction
Real Estate
July 2013
Publication
Jessica G. Lingertat
Managing Partner
Real Estate
June 2013
Publication
Because of changes to the law enacted last year, all existing Exemption Certificates for Enterprise Zones, High-Impact Businesses and River Edge Redevelopment Zones expire June 30, 2013, even if the...
Richard S. Reizen
Partner
Chair, Construction Practice
Construction
Real Estate
Eric P. Sparks
Partner
Construction
Real Estate
December 10, 2012
Publication
Ronald N. Mora
Partner
Estate Planning and Wealth Transfer
Real Estate
January 2011
Publication
Karin T. O'Connell
Of Counsel
Environmental
Real Estate
Virginia M. Harding
Of Counsel
Real Estate
Environmental
September 16, 2010
Publication
Jessica G. Lingertat
Managing Partner
Real Estate
October 2009
Publication
Karen Osiecki Meehan
Partner
Real Estate
March 2009
Publication
David M. Arnburg
Partner
Real Estate
March 2008
Publication
Steven C. Gustafson
Partner
Family Offices, Businesses and Entrepreneurs
Real Estate
January 2008
Publication
Karen Osiecki Meehan
Partner
Real Estate
November 2007
Publication
Paul W. Carroll
Managing Partner
Litigation
Real Estate