Bad Things Happen To Undocumented Business People

If you don’t take care of those who depend on you, bad things (often involving lawyers) tend to happen: A promise is not a will:  Charles Kuralt, the TV commentator, lived with Patricia Elizabeth Shannon for 29 years, many on 90 acres of Montana land with a renovated schoolhouse and a view. He sent her…

Personal Liability For Wages

A business buyer from Ohio who failed to pay the agreed salary of the former owner of the DuPage Business ledger was held personally liable for the debt, despite the bankruptcy of the Business Ledger, based on the Illinois Wages Act. The court found long-arm jurisdiction over the buyer, even though he lived out of…