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Memorial Day

Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Memorial Day 2018 occurs on Monday, May 25. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades. Unofficially, it marks the beginning of the summer season.

Family Business Disputes

Hosted by the National Business Institute (NBI) on May 2, Huck Bouma shareholder Aaron Ruswick and senior director Thomas Christensen will be presenting a webinar entitled
Family Business Disputes – A Quick Guide to Resolving and Preventing Conflicts.

Happy Retirement – Marie Passi

After ten years’ service with attorney Steven Sutera, Marie Passi will be retired as of April 24, 2024.
Happy retirement! Cherish every moment of this time and revel in this new stage of your life. 


It will soon be that time of year when we will be working with our franchisor clients to prepare the required year-end updates to their Franchise Disclosure Document and file state registration renewal applications. The FTC Rule requires that all franchisors update their FDDs within 120 days of their fiscal year end, which for most of our clients in December 31.

A Cup of Christmas Cheer

In cooperation with Naperville Rotary After Dark and our friends at Empire Burgers & Brew, Huck Bouma PC was thrilled to be able to share some Christmas cheer with local nursing home residents.  We were honored to deliver over 1,850 Holiday cards containing yuletide wishes during this festive season. The cards were delivered to 17 different facilities in the surrounding area.