News & Announcements
Doug Hass was quoted extensively in “Navigating the Gray Areas of Human Resources” in Rural Telecom magazine’s September/October 2014 issue.
October 9, 2014
In the Sunday, September 28, 2014 edition of the Chicago Tribune, reporter Lisa Black reported on the continuing evolution of student privacy concerns when it comes to schools implementing one-to-one programs. In the article, "Student computer use raises privacy questions," Ms. Black called on Franczek Radelet attorney Jacqueline Gharapour Wernz for legal commentary on this ever changing topic for school districts. The article explored how various school districts are juggling the safety of their students with the privacy issues.
We are very pleased to announce that Dave Radelet was named among the top lawyers in Illinois by Leading Lawyers and was profiled in Leading Lawyers Magazine, September 2014.
The law firm of Franczek Radelet is pleased to welcome Patrick M. DePoy as an associate in its Labor & Employment Practice Group.
Franczek Radelet partner Michael J. Hernandez has been nominated as a Fellow for the American Bar Foundation. The American Bar Foundation (ABF) is an organization dedicated to advancing justice through rigorous research on the law, legal processes, and the law’s impact on our society. The Fellows of the ABF is an honorary organization of lawyers, judges, and legal scholars whose public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of their communities and to the highest principles of the legal profession.
August 8, 2014
On August 8, 2014, Jeff Nowak was quoted in an article published by The Wall Street Journal discussing the rise of FMLA lawsuits.
For the third year in a row, Franczek Radelet was recognized by Equality Illinois as one of the top Illinois law firms for LGBT inclusiveness and equality. Based on the results of the Equality Illinois 2014 Law Firm Survey, Franczek Radelet will be recognized for its achievements along with the other firms that support LGBT workplace equality in the dedicated publication Raising the Bar: Law Firms Leading the Way to LGBT Equality which highlights top law firms, publicizes the survey findings, and includes recommendations for firms seeking to increase their workplace diversity and equality.
July 31, 2014
On July 31, 2014, David Radelet was quoted in the article, "McDonald's franchise world rocked by ruling," published in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.
July 1, 2014
Mark Wilkinson co-authored the article "The Benefits of Settling Workers’ Compensation and Employment Claims Together" which was published in the July 2014 publication of the Illinois Bar Journal.