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Upcoming NBI Webinar: Construction Law – What Do You Do When…

Join us on 10/30/17 for the National Business Institute’s, “Construction Law: What Do You Do When…” webinar providing you with answers to common legal situations. Geoff Bryce will present, “What Do You Do With A Defection Bid?” at 11:00 a.m. and “What Do You Do When the Plans and Specifications are Deficient?” at 1:00 p.m. Tina Paries will present, “What…

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5 Things To Know About Fighting Your Property Tax Increase

By:  Bob Bramlette, Income Member Our state still can’t pass a budget! Illinois universities, high schools and grade schools continue to receive less funding from Springfield. The unfunded pension obligation for Chicago Public School teachers is astronomical. As a result, local school taxing bodies are forced to request more from property owners. Here are 5 things to know in order…

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No Comprehensive General Liability Coverage For Construction Defects

By: Geoff Bryce, Managing Partner My roof leaks because the contractor messed up and I can’t recover because there is no insurance. What?! Our first post addresses a unique feature of Illinois law – no comprehensive general liability coverage for construction defects. The case law in both state and federal courts is settled. There is no coverage for defective construction…

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