UPCOMING EVENTS

PAST EVENTS

  • May 21, 2020
    Prevent Post-Pandemic Workplace Risks
    Location: Zoom


    YOU ARE INVITED TO AN INFORMATIVE ZOOM SEMINAR ANSWERING COMMON QUESTIONS FROM EMPLOYERS ABOUT HOW TO PREVENT THE BIGGEST POST-COVID-19 WORKPLACE RISKS, SUCH AS:

    • Anticipated areas of new litigation by employees after the COVID-19 crisis
    • Legal obligations that employers must continue to meet, in spite of the COVID-19 crisis
    • How to monitor and prevent illness at work once the Stay At Home order is lifted
    • The seminar will be presented by GCT Attorneys Laura Balson, Ashley Orler, David Ben-Dov, Brianna Golan and Elysia Baker Analo.

    DATE:
    THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2020
    1:00–2:00 P.M.

    PLEASE RSVP TO kkussmann@gct.law
    no later than May 20, 2020.

    Once your attendance is confirmed, you will receive detailed instructions for joining the Zoom meeting.

  • April 16, 2020
    2020 University of Illinois College of Law Annual Alumni Dinner
    Location: The University Club of Chicago, 76 E. Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603

    Alumni and guests are invited to join members of the University of Illinois College of Law community at the annual alumni dinner in Chicago, featuring remarks by Dean Vikram Amar and Professor Andrew Leipold, and presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Award to GCT partner, David Saltiel, Class of 1979.

    Speakers: Dean Vikram D. Amar and Professor Andrew D. Leipold

    Date and Time
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location
    The University Club of Chicago
    76 E. Monroe Street
    Chicago, IL 60603

    For more information and to register, please visit:
    http://www.cvent.com/events/2020-annual-alumni-dinner/event-summary-2d5c92f7da6a4e338a1feab40afbbf0b.aspx

  • February 28, 2020
    Salary Negotiations with Laura Balson
    Location: WeWork National 125 S. Clark Street, 17th Floor Chicago, IL 60603
    Speakers: Laura A. Balson

    Please join GCT partner, Laura A. Balson in this one-hour lunch and learn about salary negotiation. Negotiation is an essential skill in business and financial life, and does not have to be confrontational or framed with only win/lose outcomes. It's about asking for what we want and explaining why we want it.

    You will learn:

    • How to ask for a raise.
    • What strategies are suitable for your industry and your career stage
    • What are techniques to become a good negotiator

    Date and Time
    Fri, February 28, 2020
    11:45 AM – 1:00 PM CST

    Location
    WeWork National
    125 S. Clark Street, 17th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60603

    For more information, please visit:
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/salary-negotiations-with-laura-balson-tickets-86876109783

  • January 29, 2020
    The Debtor-Friendly Approach To Reorganization
    Location: Golan Christie Taglia 70 West Madison Street Suite 1500 Chicago, Il 60602

    Please Join Golan Christie Taglia Partners, Robert R. Benjamin, Beverly A. Berneman, and Anthony J. D’agostino for an informative Lunch & Learn to understand SBRA and how it improves bankruptcy reorganization for financially troubled small businesses.

    Schedule:
    Registration & Lunch: 11:30 AM–12:00 PM
    Program: 12:00 PM–1:00 PM

    RSVP:
    By January 20th To:

    Evyan O’keefe: Eokeefe@Gct.Law

    APPROVED FOR 1 HOUR MCLE CREDIT

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  • January 23, 2020
    2020: New Laws, New Responsibilities For Businesses
    Location: Golan Christie Taglia 70 West Madison Street Suite 1500 Chicago, Il 60602
    Speakers: Laura A. Balson

    Please join Golan Christie Taglia partner Laura A. Balson for an informative lunch & learn to prepare you for the new employment laws that will affect all Illinois businesses in 2020.

    Schedule:
    Registration & Lunch: 11:30 AM–12:00 PM
    Program: 12:00 PM–1:00 PM

    RSVP
    By January 17th to:
    Evyan O’keefe: Eokeefe@Gct.Law

    View Flyer Here