NapervilleLaw News

July 1, 2012

Condominium and Homeowners Associations

Condominium and homeowners associations were once heralded as an expression of grass roots democracy, allowing neighbors with common interests to act in a democratic way to protect their property values and maintain their chosen lifestyles.
June 1, 2012

Successor Liability – A Trap for the Unwary

The conventional wisdom is that when you buy the assets of another business you are insulated from the seller’s liabilities.
May 1, 2012

Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors

When your business comes to an end, how you handle its closure is important to your personal assets, as well as its employees, creditors and others.
April 1, 2012

Alternatives to Business Bankruptcy

As the complexity and cost of federal bankruptcy grows, more financially distressed businesses look to state law remedies to address creditors, reorganize, or liquidate.
March 1, 2012

Essential Personal Documents

Organizing and having essential personal documents available is not only beneficial to you, but could be a godsend to your family and heirs should you become disabled and after you die. Your essential personal documents include:
February 1, 2012

Preparing to Sell Your Business

Despite whatever your business does, there is no “market” to sell your business.
January 1, 2012

Creating and Enforcing Contracts in an Electronic Age

Modern businesses are flooded with electronic messages, notices and communications that are changing the law of contract formation and enforcement from requiring original signed documents to accepting electronic evidence of contracts and terms
December 1, 2011

Maintaining Business and Personal Records

In the crush of business activity or just daily life we tend to lose track of important documents or fail to secure them in an accessible location.
November 1, 2011

Divorce / Ending the Marriage

Largely because of children, after a judgment of dissolution of marriage is entered, there are often numerous aspects of the relationship that continue or remain to be concluded.
October 1, 2011

Forming a Contract – When is it a Deal?

While the formalities may vary from business to business and depend on the size and nature of the transaction, contract formation is fundamental to any deal.