Legionnaires' Disease discovered in McHenry County Illinois


    An  Illinois Department of Public Health  (IDPH) investigation uncovered  Legionella  bacteria and structural issues with the plumbing system at the McHenry Villa Senior Living facility in McHenry. Three residents were sickened with Legionnaires' disease. The Legionnaires' disease outbreak was the third to affect McHenry County in 2018.   What is Legionnaires’ disease? Legionnaires’ disease – also called legionellosis and  Legionella  pneumonia – is a severe type of pneumonia or lung infection. The bacterial infection is treatable with antibiotics, although if it is not diagnosed early, it can lead to severe complications and even become deadly.  It is not contagious; that is, it cannot be passed from person to person. By Legionnaires' Disease News  on December 3 , 2018 How is  Legionella  distributed? Legionella  bacteria are contracted by inhaling microscopic water droplets, usually in...
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    Voted 2018 One of the Best Attorneys in McHenry County


    Thank you for voting Prime Law Group, LLC One of the Best Attorneys in Mchenry County!      
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    McHenry County Law Firm Offers Online Client Intake Form


      Prime Law Group is  proud to announce our new web based client intake form. This will allow our clients and potential clients an easier and more effective method of providing information. Clients can complete our new online intake form prior to coming into the office, or even while they wait on the office tablet or even their own device.                 Click Here: Client Intake Form                          
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    New Client Residential Real Estate Closing, Attorney Dan Lyons

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    Attorney Dan Lyons at Prime Law Group, Residential Real Estate Closing     Pictured in back is Nick Larson from Homestate Bank. Cathy Oberbroeckling from Baird Warner (Realtor).   In front is client Alexandra Tessler with her first home and Dan Lyons (Prime Law Group)
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    Woodstock Law Firm Prime Law Group Announces New Satellite Office in Algonquin / Lake In The Hills

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    Woodstock Law Firm Prime Law Group Announces New Satellite Office in Algonquin / Lake In The Hills Woodstock Law Firm Prime Law Group, LLC is pleased to announce the opening of their new satellite office in the Algonquin / Lake In The Hills Area located at Route 62 and Randall Road in the Cedar Ridge Plaza.     Attorney Dan Lyons said,   “as a service oriented firm, I am pleased we can offer a second location for the convenience of our clients.”   Attorney and Partner Jeremy Shaw, stated , “that this second location will better service clientele from the South and East of McHenry County,   and that the office is designed to be a meeting place for clients, and hub for our attorneys.”   New Satellite Office: 2120 West Algonquin, Lake In The Hills, IL 60156 847-916-7680   Main Office: 747 S. Eastwood Drive, Woodstock IL 60098 815-338-2040   Prime Law ...
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    Route 47 IDOT Expansion Woodstock Illinois

    Route 47 News IDOT Route 47 Website: Presentations and Summaries by IDOT Below is a link to various maps and summaries prepared by IDOT regarding Route 47  http://www.il47woodstockstudy.com/information_center/presentations.aspx Public Meeting #3 - July 9, 2014 Presentation (PDF/5 MB) Exhibit Boards #1 - Study Process & Overview (PDF/11 MB) Exhibit Boards #2 - Purpose and Need (PDF/20 MB) Exhibit Boards #3 - Access Management (PDF/11 MB) Exhibit Boards #4 - Roundabouts & Intersections (PDF/20 MB) Exhibit Boards #5 - Project Benefits & Next Steps (PDF/11 MB) FHWA Primer - Safe Access is Good for Business (PDF/2 MB) Roll plot CAG 6-1 (PDF/32 MB - LARGE FILE)  Roll plot CAG 6-1 ALT (PDF/33 MB - LARGE FILE)  Roll plot CAG 6-2 (PDF/30 MB - LARGE FILE)  Roll plot CAG 6-2 ALT (PDF/30 MB - LARGE FILE)  Roll plot CAG 6-3 (PDF/27 MB - LARGE FILE)  Roll plot...
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    Attorney John H. Boyd gets appointed as McHenry County Hearing Officer

    Attorney John H. Boyd gets appointed as McHenry County Hearing Officer
    On October 7, 2014, attorney John H. Boyd of Prime Law Group, LLC,  was appointed to the position of McHenry County Hearing Officer.  Mr. Boyd has focused much of his legal practice in the areas of local government, property, land use & zoning, and civil litigation.  He looks forward listening to the citizens of the County regarding their variance requests, and is excited & humbled to represent the County of McHenry in this capacity.
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    Senate Bill 3552 heads to Governor would give counties power to remove appointees

      SB3552 Enrolled   LRB098 18619 JLK 55710 b 1        AN ACT concerning local government.     2        Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, 3   represented in the General Assembly:     4        Section 5.  The Counties Code is amended by changing Section 5   5-1133 as follows:   6        (55 ILCS 5/5-1133) 7        Sec. 5-1133.  Counties of greater than 300,000 but less than 8   2,000,000; reporting of information ; code of conduct for county 9   appointees . 10        (a)  A county board in a county with a population greater 11   than 300,000 but less than 2,000,000 may by ordinance require 12   any unit of local government or agency to which t...
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    Jacqueline H. Lower joins Prime Law Group

    Jacqueline H. Lower joins Prime Law Group
    0 0 1 256 1462 Prime Law Group, LLC 12 3 1715 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0in; mso-para-margin-right:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0in; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}           Prime Law Group is proud to announce that Jacqueline H. Lower has joined the firm.   Ms. Lower practices in the multi-disciplinary area of employment, discrimination and labor law, providing counsel, evaluati...
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    Kathleen M. Laughlin joins Prime Law Group

    Kathleen M. Laughlin joins Prime Law Group
    Prime Law Group, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Attorney Kathleen M. Laughlin to its Woodstock office.   Ms. Laughlin received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law. Ms. Laughlin ’s legal experience consists of criminal prosecution as well as civil litigation.   While at Prime Law Group, LLC, Ms. Laughlin will be responsible for municipal prosecution, civil litigation, and family law.   Previously, she was a criminal prosecutor for the Maricopa County Attorney's Office , in Arizona, and the Scott County Attorney's Office , in Minnesota, where she prosecuted traffic offenses, personal, property, and violent crimes. Ms. Laughlin has tried several cases to successful verdicts.   0 0 1 145 827 Prime Law Group, LLC 6 1 971 14...
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    Are you Named in a Lawsuit?

    Are you Named in a Lawsuit?
    If you are named as a Defendant in a lawsuit do not merely ignore the problem.  Doing nothing is a mistake.   Many people who are served with a Complaint, naming them as a Defendant in a lawsuit, do absolutely nothing.  In these cases, the Plaintiff can easily attain an order of default, a judgment from the Court, and statutory interest and/or attorney's fees in some cases.     You have rights.  By merely appearing and properly answering the Complaint you will force the Plaintiff to actually prove it's case against you.  This will, in most cases, save you money since you can call into question any exorbitant amounts the Plaintiff seeks, and will potentially allow you an opportunity to settle the matter for less than you may actually owe.   Timely addressing litigation, at the outset, is worth the time and effort.  Don't just hand the Plaintiff...
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    14 New Laws for Illinois in 2014

    Don’t be caught off guard by new laws taking effect in Illinois for 2014.    Some highlights: ·        You can’t talk on your cell phone anymore in the car without a hands free device. ·        Seventeen year olds can now vote in primaries if they turn 18 before the general election.     ·        Construction zone fines are lower if there are no workers present. ·        Medical Marijuana is now legal. ·        Interstate Highway speed limit is going to 70 unless your county opts out.   http://www.slideshare.net/ilsendems/top-14-new-illinois-laws-for-2014-29124109
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    Attorney Meaghan E. Alexander joins Woodstock Law Firm Prime Law Group

    Attorney Meaghan E. Alexander Prime Law Group, announces the addition of Attorney Meaghan A. Alexander. Meaghan’s focus is in area of business & commercial litigation, local government, business transactions and estate planning. Her experience includes a dvising clients across many industries on matters such as starting a business, financing, franchising, commercial leasing & real estate, trademarks and business succession planning. She is admitted to practice in Illinois and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Ms. Alexander has practiced law in McHenry County for eight years. She earned her law degree cum laude from Northern Illinois University College of Law, where she was a recipient of the Dean’s Excellence Scholarship. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Cornell College. We are excited about Meaghan, and welcome her to the firm.
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