CARES Act Update

December 1, 2020 As COVID-19 cases reach an all-time high across the nation, business owners and employees face uncertainty with the expiration of the CARES Act on December 31, 2020. All expanded leave policies and related reimbursement will no longer be effective in 2021. On October 1, 2020, the House of Representatives passed the HEROES Act as a supplement to the CARES … Read More

How Governor Holcomb’s Most Recent Executive Order Impacts Your Hoosier Business

November 18, 2020 On November 15, 2020, Governor Eric Holcomb issued Executive Order 20-48 . Governor Holcomb noted that COVID-19 has spread rampantly throughout the State of Indiana with nearly 240,000 positive cases and over 4,600 deaths attributed to the virus. The current Order is in effect through December 12, 2020. Governor Holcomb has color coded Indiana counties based on their representative positive … Read More

Rothberg Ranked in 2021 “Best Law Firms”

November 5, 2020 U.S. News & World Report  and  Best Lawyers ®, for the tenth consecutive year, announce the  “Best Law Firms”  rankings. Rothberg  has been ranked in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list regionally in 11 practice areas. Firms included in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique … Read More

To Defer or Not to Defer: Analyzing President Trump’s Employee Payroll Tax Deferral

September 25, 2020 President Trump’s August 8, 2020 Executive Order, titled “ Memorandum on Deferring Payroll Tax Obligations in Light of the Ongoing COVID-19 Disaster ,” is in full swing. The Order allows but does not require employers to defer withholding their employees’ portion of Social Security taxes. For participating employers, this means their employees will now receive an additional 6.2% of their gross earnings on each paycheck issued from September 1, 2020, … Read More

Huttenlocker Joins Rothberg Logan Warsco

September 1, 2020 Rothberg Logan Warsco LLP is pleased to announce that Jordan S. Huttenlocker has joined the firm as an Associate. She has prior experience as an associate for a firm in Chicago, Illinois, as well as for a local nonprofit legal clinic. Her practice focuses on Litigation for Medical Malpractice Defense, Insurance Defense, and Consumer Finance Defense. Jordan … Read More

S. Trent, M. Warsco Named 2021 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year”

August 25, 2020 Rothberg Logan & Warsco LLP attorneys Susan E. Trent and Mark A. Warsco were each recently recognized by Best Lawyers as 2021 “Lawyer of the Year.” Trent is recognized for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency, and Reorganization Law; Warsco is recognized for Banking and Finance Law. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer … Read More

Governor Holcomb Announces Mask Requirement for Indiana

July 23, 2020 On Wednesday, July 22, Governor Holcomb announced Indiana’s next step in preventing the spread of the novel coronavirus. Effective Monday, July 27, 2020, Indiana will have a statewide mask mandate. Governor Holcomb stated Wednesday that the order, similar to orders many other states have issued, will be aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus. Anyone over … Read More

Guin, Simmons Join Rothberg Logan Warsco LLP

July 6, 2020 Rothberg Logan Warsco LLP is pleased to announce that Rachel J. Guin and Andrew P. Simmons have joined the firm, both as Counsel. Guin brings six years of experience to the firm; Simmons brings 12. Rachel Guin’s practice focuses on employment litigation, employee benefits, civil rights litigation, and constitutional law. She was recognized by her peers as … Read More

Indiana Changes Recording Requirements

June 26, 2020 Previous Requirement Language Indiana Code (“IC”) § 32-21-2-3(a) states that for a conveyance, a mortgage, or an instrument of writing (collectively “Instruments”) to be recorded, it must be acknowledged by either the grantor, or other signer (“Grantor”) before certain authorized notarial officers (“Notary”) or a common law proof described in IC § 32-21-2-6 (“Proof”). One form of … Read More