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Marc Lane's Take On Impact Investing Trends
Monday, March 9, 2015
The highly prolific Marc J. Lane, a Chicago-based attorney and active advocate for social entrepreneurship and impact investing, just published The Mission Driven Venture: Business Solutions to the World’s Most Vexing Problems, his 35th book. I recently talked to him about his take on important trends in impact investing: Anne Field: What is your...
Representing Corporate Officers, Directors, Managers, and Trustees, Second Edition Supplemented
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Representing Corporate Officers, Directors, Managers, and Trustees, Second Edition By Marc J. Lane Now Comprehensively Supplemented! Representing Corporate Officers, Directors, Managers, and Trustees, Second Edition is a guide to the practical aspects of corporate governance for attorneys, officers, directors, managers, and trustees. The introduction of...
Another Reason To Become An L3C
Friday, August 22, 2014
There’s another reason to consider the L3C that’s often not discussed. This point came up during a chat with Marc J. Lane, a Chicago lawyer and leader in the social enterprise arena. He’s giving a talk on Sept. 8 sponsored by Impact Engine, a social venture accelerator in that city, about how to choose the right legal structure for your...
Illinois Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Enterprise One-year Report
Friday, January 31, 2014
The Illinois Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Enterprise has submitted its one-year report to the Governor and the General Assembly. Table of Contents I. Executive Summary II. Task Force Progress Since Report 2 III. Current Task Force Recommendations IV. Outlook V. Task Force Membership VI. Acknowledgements View Full...
Marc J. Lane Named a 2014 Super Lawyer
Monday, January 13, 2014
Marc J. Lane has been named by Illinois Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Illinois for 2014. Only five percent of lawyers in the state are named by Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is...
Representing Corporate Officers, Directors, Managers, and Trustees, Second Edition Supplemented
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
By Marc J. Lane Now Comprehensively Supplemented! Representing Corporate Officers, Directors, Managers, and Trustees, Second Edition is a guide to the practical aspects of corporate governance for attorneys, officers, directors, managers, and trustees. The introduction of new legislation, rules, and standards by governmental bodies and society in the...
Chicago's Richard Daley Starts Urban Partnership
Monday, July 1, 2013
Cities can share information and explore alternative financing for sustainable infrastructure projects. Five city mayors, all Democrats, have come out in support of a new for-profit social enterprise aiming to finance sustainable technology projects. The chair and leading force behind The Sustainability Exchange (TSE) is the former, six-term mayor of...
Towards Developing Illinois as America's Hub of Social Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The spirit of social entrepreneurship is stronger in Illinois now than ever before. And Governor Pat Quinn and his staff believe there are lots of reasons to commemorate individuals and organizations dedicated to solving socio-economic and environmental problems of our state. The Governor has proclaimed this week as the Social Enterprise Week for the state...
Illinois Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Enterprise Preliminary Report
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The Illinois Task Force on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Enterprise has submitted its preliminary report to the Governor and the General Assembly. The report was prepared by: Marc J. Lane, Chairman of the Task Force Brandon Bodor, Executive Director of Serve Illinois Mavara Agha, Dunn Fellow at the Office of the Governor View Full...
Marc J. Lane Named a 2013 Super Lawyer
Monday, January 7, 2013
Marc J. Lane has been named by Illinois Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Illinois for 2013. Only five percent of lawyers in the state are named by Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is...
Spotlight on Chicago Chapter
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Posted on December 19, 2012 in Chapter News Edited by Madeline Graham, Chapter Services Leader Marc Lane (chapter chair) took some time out to answer our questions about the SEA Chicago Chapter. When did you become a chapter? 2009 What has been your biggest achievement(s) since becoming a chapter? Host of the 2011 Social Enterprise Alliance...
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Announcing Marc J. Lane's 35th Book:

The Mission-Driven Venture: Business Solutions to the World's Most Vexing Social Problems

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