Archive for March 2017

Are Some Legal Plans Too Good To Be True?

Are Some Legal Plans Too Good To Be True?
You’ve probably heard about some advance pay legal programs through your work offered as an employee benefit or maybe you’ve seen a commercial for one. The question is, are these plans worth it? Most plans that I’ve seen offer that for a monthly fee you can get access to discounted or even free legal services... Read more »

Republican Hypocrisy In 13 Tweets

Imagine if a REPUBLICAN presidential candidate came under FBI investigation as votes were being cast — Sarah Huckabee (@SarahHuckabee) October 30, 2016 Shorter Sean Spicer: Golfing while white: strategic Golfing while black: lazy — Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) March 20, 2017 Things Trump will attack: Politicians both left and right, U.S. allies, the cast of ‘Hamilton’... Read more »

Should I Co-Sign A Loan For A Family Member Or Friend?

Should I Co-Sign A Loan For A Family Member Or Friend?
No!!!!!!  Never co-sign a loan for anyone!!!!**   ** Longer answer below. When you co-sign you are just as responsible as the person getting the benefit of the loan. If/when they don’t pay, you will be sued and you will have to pay.  It will mess up your credit.  It will cost you money. It... Read more »
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Don't Call Your Lawyer Five Times A Day

Don't Call Your Lawyer Five Times A Day
My greatest pride as an attorney is my customer service. Almost every day someone fills out a form on my website and gets a call within minutes and then tells me how stunned they are to receive a call so quickly.  It’s a great feeling and very positive way to start off a call. It’s... Read more »

Is Your Illinois Lawyer Really A Lawyer?

Is Your Illinois Lawyer Really A Lawyer?
There is a lawyer in the Chicago area named Craig Goode who has not been registered to practice law since 2014.  According to reports he did not keep up with continuing legal education requirements (I feel ya Craig, not a fan, but I get it done) and was removed from the master roll of attorneys... Read more »

Illinois Breastfeeding Law At Work

Illinois Breastfeeding Law At Work
Breastfeeding in public, it’s a topic that has come under scrutiny lately. It is important you know your rights when it comes to breastfeeding in public in Illinois. For instance, it is not an act of public indecency because simply having a breast exposed to feed your child is not done with intent to elicit... Read more »
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Bravo To Kim Foxx For Trying To Put More Criminals On The Street

If you haven’t seen the Netflix documentary “13” you should.  It will change the way you feel about being tough on crime. I’ve been running a lawyer referral service for 16 years.  Every day, with great frustration, I tell people I can’t help them because they can’t afford a lawyer.  I started Funded Justice to... Read more »

Join My Class Action Lawsuit Against George Soros

Join My Class Action Lawsuit Against George Soros
Times are tough.  So I went out and got a second job.  I was told I’d be paid handsomely.  But here we are, months later and nothing. I flew to Utah to pretend that I was mad at Jason Chaffetz for being the world’s biggest hypocrite.  I asked the question I was told would get... Read more »