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Non-Disclosure Agreements Explained

  This is the third in our 3-article series on restrictive covenants. Read our first article on Non-Competes here, and read our second article on Non-Solicits here.  Nondisclosure agreements, also known as “NDAs,” protect against the unwanted disclosure and dissemination of valuable, confidential information. In the corporate context, NDAs help businesses protect their competitive advantage […]

Non-Compete Agreements Explained

This is the first in our 3-article series on restrictive covenants. Read our second article on Non-Solicits here, and read our third article on Non-Disclosures here.  If you are an employer, you have probably asked your employees to sign an agreement containing a non-compete clause.  If you are an employee, you have likely signed an […]

Want to Get Involved in the Cannabis Industry?

This article provides an overview of new Illinois laws governing the sale and distribution of cannabis. The Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act legalized recreational cannabis in Illinois on June 25, 2019. Since January of 2020, customers have been legally able to buy their recreational cannabis from dispensaries. Under the Act, the legal age to purchase […]

Non-Solicitation Agreements Explained

This article is the second in our series explaining restrictive covenants in employment agreements. Read our first article on Non-Competes here, and read our third article on Non-Disclosures here.  Covenants to not solicit (or “Non-Solicitations” or “Non-Solicits” for short) are more limited than Non-Compete agreements. Non-Solicits only prohibit an ex-employee from soliciting his or her […]

Quarantine Entrepreneurs: Why This Is a Great Time to Start Your New Business

With many states enforcing “stay-at-home” orders and social distancing policies, 26 million Americans have found themselves underemployed or unemployed. Here in Illinois, over 500,000 people have filed for unemployment in the last two months. Self Employment Increases During Difficult Times Entrepreneurs are often born in times of hardship. Indeed, a 2009 study (the year after […]

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Photos and recap from “Style at Saper” Seminar!

Saper Law’s Fashion Practice hosted another Style Seminar on April 16, 2019. The event was held at the AZEEZA Flagship showroom at 900 N Michigan Avenue.  Designer Azeeza Khan is a longtime Saper Law client. During the event, attendees perused Azeeza’s 2019 Spring/Summer collection, networked with other professionals, and learned about style tips and wardrobe […]

Chambers and Partners 2019 Once Again Ranks Daliah Saper as Top Media and Entertainment Lawyer

Saper Law is proud to announce that international research firm, Chambers and Partners, has recognized Daliah Saper as a top Media and Entertainment Law attorney in Illinois. Chambers and Partners is considered the gold standard in attorney ratings, employing 170 full-time researchers who use a scientific methodology to create a definitive set of rankings for […]

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Daliah Saper To Present at “Trademarks and Copyrights 101” Workshop at Score Chicago

Daliah has been presenting to new and aspiring entrepreneurs at SCORE’s Chicago office for over 13 years. Her lectures primarily focus on start-up business and intellectual property legal issues.   During the June 10th workshop at SCORE Chicago, Daliah Saper, Principal Attorney at Saper Law, will answer the following questions: What is a Copyright? What is a […]

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Daliah to Speak at 32nd Annual NW Bankruptcy Institute In Oregon

The Oregon State Bar has invited Daliah to speak at the 32nd Annual NW Bankruptcy Institute on April 5-6 in Portland, Oregon. As a part of the OSB-CLE Seminars, the Institute will address legal ethics and social media, share tips and strategies tor using social media to develop and enhance a bankruptcy practice, cover topics […]

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2018 Saper Law Holiday Party: Highlight Video

We loved catching up with clients and friends at Saper Law’s 2018 Holiday Party at Moxy! View highlights from the evening by clicking the video link below and scroll down to see how Saper Law can help you in 2019! If we didn’t see you, we’d love to reconnect and hear what you’re working on! As a […]

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