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Erika Wyatt Featured in Westminster Dog Show Documentary

Posted By: Erika Wyatt
Our very own Erika N. Wyatt has been featured in a documentary on the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show.
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Jan 2, 2018

Legal Fee Savvy

Posted By: Anita Ventrelli
At Schiller, DuCanto & Fleck, LLP, we take comfort using a team approach which makes our resources go further and ad…
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Jan 2, 2018

IICLE Family Law Flash Points, January 2018

Posted By: Michelle Lawless and Donald Schiller
1.  Modification of parenting time granted, essentially denying relocation. Mother appealed from a trial court…
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Dec 31, 2017

New Illinois Divorce Law Would Give Pet Custody to Better Owner

A new Illinois divorce law will let a judge decide who is the best owner for the family pet.
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Dec 31, 2017

Winnetka Resident Named Senior Partner at Chicago Family Law Firm

Posted By: Eric Schulman
The law firm of Schiller DuCanto & Fleck LLP is proud to announce the promotion of Winnetkan Jennifer Dillon Kotz to…
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Erika Wyatt Interviewed on Fox News Regarding Pet Custody

Posted By: Erika Wyatt
With new legislation coming in 2018, lawmakers are now giving more thought on what is best for our pets.
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Dec 11, 2017

Divorce Court judges can now ask, who’s a good pet owner?

I wonder what Gilbert would have thought of a new Illinois law that will require judges to consider the “well bei…
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Dec 11, 2017

Child support reform sounds good, but it’s complicated.

Posted By: Donald Schiller
Illinois’ maintenance and child support statutory scheme is complicated and loaded with detail. Recent legislativ…
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Dec 4, 2017

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Texas Same-Sex Benefits Case

Posted By: Anne Prenner Schmidt
The U.S. Supreme Court let a challenge go forward this week to Houston’s practice of providing benefits such as h…
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Dec 4, 2017

IICLE Top 10 Family Law Flash Points of 2017

Posted By: Michelle Lawless and Donald Schiller
It's been another busy year in Illinois and we are going to cover 10 of the important Family Law Flash Points for 2017.
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Nov 26, 2017

Tax Bill May Upset Spousal Maintenance

Posted By: Jessica Bank-Interlandi
Changes in the law over time are a necessary part of the legal process, but can be particularly difficult for divorcing …
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Nov 21, 2017

The House Passes Their Tax Reform Bill While The Senate Finance Committee Approves an Amended Version of Their Initial Proposal

Posted By: Patrick Ryan CFP®
On Thursday, November 16, 2017, the House passed their Tax Bill with a vote of 227-205, but the bill still faces an…
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Nov 13, 2017

Senate Bill and House Amendments

Posted By: Patrick Ryan CFP®
The House Ways and Means Committee voted along party lines (24-16) in favor of passing the amended Tax Reform Bill to th…
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Nov 7, 2017

The Possible Impact to Employee Benefits Under the Proposed “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”

Posted By: Patrick Ryan and Anne Prenner Schmidt
Dividing Employee Benefit funds in the event of a divorce can be a complex process and often have serious tax implicatio…
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