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A Holiday Guide to Family Estate Planning

As the leaves turn and the festive season approaches, it’s a prime moment to consider a topic often left off holiday agendas: estate planning. The holidays, when families gather, present a unique chance for in-depth, face-to-face discussions about family legacy and estate planning.

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Chico & Nunes Corporate Services Update

Chico & Nunes, P.C. provides a variety of corporate legal services to businesses. Many of our clients have special legal needs because they are certified businesses (e.g., minority or woman owned business) or newly formed or emerging businesses. Our services include organizational formation and certification, assistance in business growth (including strategic counseling, financings, and acquisitions), and assistance with business transition (including succession planning, mergers and sales).

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Daniel S. Rosenbaum—Employment Announcement

We are proud to announce that Daniel S. Rosenbaum has joined the law firm of Chico & Nunes, P.C. His full biography can be read here.

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2023 Illinois Paid Leave Law

We are writing to provide an additional update regarding Illinois’ new Paid Leave for All Workers Act.

We previously reported the Illinois General Assembly’s passage of the Paid Leave for All Workers Act on January 10, 2023. On March 13, 2023, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the Paid Leave for All Worker Act into law, officially making Illinois only the third state to mandate paid leave for workers for any reason.

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James R. (“JR”) Glenn—Employment Announcement

We are proud to announce that James R. (JR) Glenn has joined the law firm of Chico & Nunes, P.C. His full biography can be read here.

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MBE/WBE Construction Program Amendment

We wanted to make you aware that on September 14, 2021 the Chicago City Council made significant changes to its MBE/WBE Program regulations. The amendments, which went into effect on October 1, 2021, affect the Local Requirements, Size Standards, and Personal Net Worth Calculation Regulations for MBE/WBE businesses in the construction industry. There are no changes to the Non-Construction Program.

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