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Jade Carpenter

New Illinois Laws for 2021

Chicago’s minimum wage will increase to $15/hour at large businesses and $14.50/hour for workers at businesses with 20 or fewer employees.

Jade Carpenter

On Line Reviews

If faced with a negative review, the Customer Review Fairness Act allows businesses to remove reviews that contain confidential or private information

Jade Carpenter

E-Commerce Laws

A lot of us are strictly online eCommerce businesses these days. A big question always is, “Where should I form or register my business?”

Jade Carpenter

COVID-19 Contracts

Today I am going to touch on what many of us are dealing with right now – COVID-19 and contract cancellations.

Jade Carpenter

Who Needs A Trademark?

In this episode of Ask Jade, Attorney Jade Carpenter of Jade Law Office explains trademarks and why you may or may not need a trademark for your small business.

Jade Carpenter

Estate Planning

Important information that we need to know about protecting our future through estate planning. If you are a small business owner, this information is vital!

Jade Carpenter

Legal Changes Coming In 2020

Illinois Discrimination Law and It is now going to include all employers – so if you are an employer to train workers annually on preventing sexual assault in the workplace.