OMG! I’m Being Sued!

You have been served with legal process and you are now part of a not so exclusive club of people who are forced to defend against a lawsuit. Being sued is one of life’s unpleasant little surprises. You are being dragged into the legal system against your will. What do I do now? Should I…
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FDIC, All My Money is Safe, Right?

We have all seen the phrase “FDIC Insured” at our bank’s drive through, the bank teller’s booth and plastered on our bank’s website. But have you ever taken the time to understand what FDIC Insured means or how it can help you if your bank fails? This Blog will discuss FDIC Insurance and how much…
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West End Arts Festival – Sept 9th & 10th 2017

The La Grange Business Association and the West End Arts Festival coming on September 9 and 10. Fornaro Law and Joe Kroc sporting the Bevande cooler in front of FNBC & Trust. Cool wine tasting this year with some great jazz.
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Fornaro Law Understands How To Represent Entrepreneurs Because They Are Entrepreneurs

Although law firms generally are not thought of as entrepreneurial, Fornaro Law is different. We have a suburban law firm that is embracing technology (specifically the internet, Blockchain and cybercurrency like Bitcoin) and is creating streamlined systems to elevate our firm and our clients to a different level. With the disruptive nature of technology and…
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Mark Scarlato Wins Excellence in Pro Bono Service Award

The United States District Court’s Eighteenth Annual Awards for Excellence in Pro Bono and Public Interest Service was held on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. These awards honor attorneys for their contributions in helping people most in need of assistance before the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Congratulations to Mark Scarlato…
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Cybercurrency and the world we live in

If only I would have known the Internet was going to be so life changing…. Do not make the same mistake when it comes to the next significant revolution—Bitcoin, Cybercurrency and the Blockchain. Have you heard of Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Dash? What about the Blockchain? If you have not heard of any of these…
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2017 Award for Excellence in Pro Bono Service

Mark Scarlato and Fornaro Law fight just as hard for its clients when they are not being paid.
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Philip Fornaro on WGN Radio: The Art and Death of Short Sales

The MOD Squad welcomed Philip Fornaro, attorney at Fornaro Law, to talk about the art of a short sale and what could be the death of a short sale.
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Digital Currency Regulatory Guidance

Below is a link regarding digital currency (Bitcoin) on which we commented for the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR): (click to view full PDF)
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Philip Fornaro Radio Interview With AM 560 The Answer

I love to talk about La Grange and the business association. I am so glad Nancy Cummings and Ripson Communications and WIND allowed me to talk about La Grange. Thank you Bruce Wolf and Amy Jacobson. – Philip Fornaro
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