What’s the Difference Between an Employee and an Independent Contractor?

November 23, 2016

As employment legislation changes and new industries like Uber continue to emerge, the job market can sometimes feel like it’s in constant flux. One area that is especially murky, for employers and workers alike, is the difference between an employee...

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Class Action Against 3M Over Alleged Defective Dental Crowns will Proceed

November 21, 2016

The case brought against the 3M Company by dentists claiming the company produced defective dental crowns that fail at an alarming rate will proceed in the U.S. District Court of Minnesota. The complaint alleges that 3M Lava Ultimate Restorative dental...

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What the Trump Administration Could Mean for the CFPB

November 16, 2016

    Wexler Wallace Associate Tyler J. Story explores how the Trump administration could have dire consequences for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.   Just over a week ago, Donald Trump rode a wave of populist resentment towards decades of middle-class...

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Ed Wallace Discusses Dryer Safety on NBC 5 News

November 02, 2016

  Wexler Wallace partner Ed Wallace recently sat down with NBC 5 News in Chicago to discuss dryer safety and the potential risks related to them.  ...

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Gotta Catch ‘Em All: A Look at the Pokémon Go Lawsuits

November 02, 2016

When game developer Niantic Labs released the highly-anticipated mobile app Pokémon Go this past July, it became an overnight hit. People’s social media feeds were filled with screenshots proudly showing off their latest catch, and it was hard to walk...

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Wexler Wallace Halloween 2016

October 31, 2016

Going all out is something that comes naturally to the Wexler Wallace team, and Halloween is no exception. This year, the office was overtaken by tortured spirits, sports legends, and no less than two horse/man hybrids.  Check out the awesome...

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RICO Lawsuit Alleging State Farm Bankrolled Illinois Judge Gains Class Action Status

October 31, 2016

On September 16, 2016 an Illinois federal judge certified a class of State Farm policyholders who had filed a Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) lawsuit, alleging that State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. and others defrauded policyholders of...

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