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Thursday, January 21, 2021Marc J. Lane has been named by Illinois Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top attorneys in Illinois for 2021. Only five percent of lawyers in the...
Thursday, June 23, 2016Cook County, Illinois, which includes Chicago, struggles with poverty, unemployment and homelessness — but a new program inspired by social...
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Monday, January 25, 2021The future of philanthropy
On 5th May 2009, with the world still reeling from the effects of the global financial crisis, a secret...
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Tuesday, June 1, 2021Enter Stakeholder SPACs!
By Marc J. Lane
Special purpose acquisition companies, or SPACs, have become the Next Big Thing.
A SPAC is a shell company that’s listed on a stock exchange, but without having gone through much of the byzantine IPO process. It raises funds from investors to buy a yet-to-be-identified privately held company. If a suitable