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Calling All Illinois Employers – We’re Here to Help You Keep Up-To-Date With Sweeping Changes to Illinois Employment Laws

by Maegan Gorham Newly passed legislation in Illinois, including the Workplace Transparency Act and the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act, will significantly affect state employment policies in 2020. The Workplace Transparency Act significantly expands employee protections by making a number of changes to existing laws and by requiring changes to employment agreements, annual reporting, and…

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How’s Your Cyber Hygiene?

The holiday shopping season kicks of this week!  Cyber criminals are at the ready to take advantage of the season to steal your information.  Having good cyber hygiene is important year-round, but it’s even more important this time of the year as we search for the perfect gifts for friends and family.  Our own Courtney…

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Lane & Waterman attorney published in Bloomberg Tax

Courtney M. Kay-Decker‘s article INSIGHT: Free File-Mend It, Don’t End It was recently featured in the November 15th edition of Bloomberg Tax. In the article attached below Courtney breaks down the recent allegations that “some tax software providers have steered unwitting taxpayers away from the IRS Free File’s services toward to paid tax preparation and…

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Kay-Decker Presents on Cyber Hygiene at CFO Roundtable

Lane & Waterman attorney Courtney Kay-Decker presented today to a group of Quad Cities CFOs on cyber hygiene. The former Director of the Iowa Department of Revenue shared why developing good cyber hygiene is critical in today’s world and shared some tips for successfully navigating the tax audit process. Courtney writes and speaks frequently on…

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Attorney Thoughts on 165

Attorneys are known for their ways with words, so we couldn’t resist asking them for their thoughts on the firm and the future of the legal profession: What is your favorite memory in your career at Lane & Waterman? Who is someone that has been a mentor to you in your legal career? What do…

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