UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 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

PAST EVENTS

  • 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

    View Flyer Here

  • 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

  • January 15, 2020
    New Employment Laws Every Illinois Employer Must Know
    Location: WEBINAR
    Speakers: Ashley L. Orler

    Many new laws and regulations significantly impacting companies and their employees became effective in 2019, or will become effective in 2020. GCT Partner, Ashley L. Orler, will provide a summary of these new laws and regulations, including what employers must know to comply with them.

    Topics covered during this one-hour webinar include:

    • FLSA Overtime Exemption Changes
    • Legal Recreational and Medical Marijuana Use Laws
    • Amendments to the Illinois Human Rights Act and Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training
    • Illinois Biometric Privacy Law and Artificial Intelligence Video Act
    • Illinois Workplace Transparency Act, Impacting All Employment Agreements
    • Illinois Salary History Ban
    • Chicago Fair Workweek Ordinance

    TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE, VISIT:

    https://www.thehortongroup.com/events/employmentlawIL

    EVENT DETAILS:
    January 15, 2020
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CST)

  • December 5, 2019 - December 6, 2019
    Interior Property Inspections and the Fourth Amendment: Does This Affect Your Jurisdiction?
    Location: Hyatt Regency Phoenix
    Speakers: James W. Chipman

    Please join Golan Christie Taglia attorney James W. Chipman for his presentation at the IAAO 40th Annual Legal Seminar Program to be held in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 4:15PM a.m.

    The 4th Amendment to the United States Constitution protects property owners from unreasonable governmental searches and seizures without a warrant.  Are interior inspections of property by assessors, without consent, a "search" within the meaning of the amendment?

    For more information or to register, please visit the 2019 Annual Conference website here.