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Thanking First Responders of the 9/11 Attacks

On Monday it will be 16 years since the 9/11 attacks that changed our nation forever. As our parents or grandparents remember the bombing of Pearl Harbor, we remember where we were when we heard the news of planes crashing into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and in a Pennsylvania field that fateful morning Read More

What is a Family Business Plan?

Most people have heard of Pre-nuptial Agreements (before getting married) and Post-Nuptial Agreements (after getting divorced), but very few people are familiar with the concept of a Nuptial Agreements (during the marriage). The pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements are almost exclusively created to provide for the distribution of marital property and the custody of the children Read More

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What does the New Child Support Law Mean for You?

Beginning July 1, 2017, a new child support law went into effect in Illinois. Now all divorcing parents of minor children will be held accountable for child-rearing costs, not just the parent earning the greater income or the parent with whom the child or children do not physically reside.   What does this new child Read More

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Naperville Township Clerk Awarded 2017 Award of Excellence in Township Government

Barry Greenberg, Naperville Township Clerk and local attorney, has been awarded the 2017 Award of Excellence in Township Government by the Illinois State Crime Commission. Mr. Greenberg will be given the award at the Commission’s annual “Salute to Those Who Make a Difference” event on June 21, 2017.   “Your impressive work in township government, Read More

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5 Reasons Why You Should Have an Estate Plan

The unthinkable happens: A serious car accident involving fatalities. One of them is you. Your family is grieving, but they are alive and need to survive as best they are able.  When your spouse, parents, or siblings later begin reviewing your paperwork, they look for your Estate Plan. But you never created one. They may Read More

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Should You Have an Attorney Write Your Will?

These days, there is an app for everything. People feel that they should be able to do everything from their smartphone. Want to track what you eat? There’s an app for that. Map your run? There’s an app. Find a restaurant. There’s an app. Write your will? Yes, there’s even an app for that! Even Read More

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3 Common Bankruptcy Questions and Answers

Filing for bankruptcy is not something a person wants to do and it can be a hard decision to make. It generally comes down to needing to do it for one reason or another. At The Greenberg Law Firm, we have helped many people through this process so they can move on with their lives. Read More

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What Happens to Your Business if Something Happens to You?

The Business Succession Planning process is designed to answer this important question.  Whether you have a family business or a professional practice you need to plan for your succession.  This process is designed to prepare your business to be sold or transferred to your heirs.  It can be limited to authorizing people to operate your Read More

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What Type of Corporation Will Fit Your Business Needs?

In our last blog, we discussed sole proprietorships, partnerships (general and limited) and C corporations, which are generally speaking the most common types of business entities. But there are a few more types of corporations that might fit your business needs. Remember that the C Corporation is the most common form of corporation, where a Read More