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ETHICS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT LAW IN ILLINOIS

ETHICS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT LAW IN ILLINOIS

I’d like to discuss the Illinois Governmental Ethics Act and the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act in greater detail. Both acts are designed to ensure the continued ethical conduct and accountability of government employees. This group encompasses a wide range...

ETHICS

ETHICS

While you may be aware that anyone who holds a position within the Illinois government is subject to ethical standards, you might think this responsibility only applies to senators, representatives and other political workers. Yet the reality is that local government...

CASHIER’S CHECKS: DON’T BE A VICTIM!

CASHIER’S CHECKS: DON’T BE A VICTIM!

In my last post, I presented an overview of the types of fraud that currently are being perpetrated using Cashier’s checks. In this post, I will provide my recommendations on how to best protect yourself from this type of fraud. Since a cashier’s check is designed to...