8 New Changes To The Illinois Limited Liability Company Act

In the spring of 2016 the Illinois House and Senate passed the HB4361, which was signed into law on July 28, 2016, by Governor Bruce Rauner. This bill, which becomes effective July 1st, brings about sweeping changes to the Illinois Limited Liability Company Act, and brings Illinois more in-line with the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act […]

UBR on WVON 03.04.17: Employee Handbooks

By |March 7th, 2017|Business Growth, Videos|0 Comments

Should You Register A Trademark Internationally?

While you may have trademark protection in the United States, you may not have it abroad. Protecting your trademark in the international market is important if you offer your products or services (service marks) in international forums. This helps protect and enforce your trademark in the international market place. After all, if you have worked […]

UBR on WVON: Housing For-Profit Activities Outside of Your Non-Profit Entity

By |February 25th, 2017|Business Growth, Videos|0 Comments

UBR: Changing Strategy by Periodically Re-Evaluating Your Industry & Contractual Relationships

By |February 24th, 2017|Business Growth, Videos|0 Comments

5 Tips For Aiding Your Attorney During Litigation

Litigation can be an extremely stressful and invasive process, but there are some simple ways to minimize its effects on your schedule, minimize your attorney’s fees, and improve your chances of success.

Gather Your Documents

First, begin gathering all of your supporting documents as soon as possible to ensure that they are handy for discovery. Even if […]

By |July 7th, 2015|Business Growth, Litigation, Selling Advice|0 Comments

Creating Growth – A Celebratory Post

Jackson Corporate Law Offices (JCLO) is a law firm dedicated to not only providing innovative legal services but to also providing the legal platform that enables our clients to protect their business assets and generate growth.

The success of any business is partly attributable to the team of service professionals that work in the background to […]

By |May 1st, 2015|Business Growth, Jackson Counsel|0 Comments

Top 3 Legal Danger Zones for Businesses Using Social Media

Over the years, social media has quickly taken the reign as one of the most utilized marketing tools of businesses, both large and small. Its efficiency and effectiveness, mixed with its low-cost, has caused many businesses to directly implement social media as not only a marketing tool, but as a tool to drive customer engagement.

Indeed, […]

Why Partnership Agreements Matter

Starting a business with one or more partners is a lot like the beginning of any relationship, all parties’ hopes are high and all either one can see is a long-lasting, picturesque bond. During the honeymoon phase the relationship flourishes and both parties are cooperative and largely unselfish. Both parties work to achieve a common […]

By |October 22nd, 2014|Business Formation, Business Growth, Selling Advice|0 Comments

How Strategically Using A Business Attorney Can SAVE Your Company Thousands of Dollars…

As business attorneys we often meet business owners who, when talking to them about the operation of their business, will respond and tell us that they have never had a need for an attorney. Whenever we hear this we ask one simple question, “Have you signed off on a contract for your business?”

Everyone answers “yes” […]