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HesseMartone Sponsors 2020 Shooting Event by SIBA and AGCI

HesseMartone is proud to support the annual Shooting Event held by The Southern Illinois Builders Association (SIBA) and Associated General Contractors of Illinois (AGCI). Four-man teams will compete in a sporting clay competition at the World Shooting Complex in Sparta, Illinois on September 24th. Proceeds from these events are distributed to education funds and charities. […]

Andy Martone included in 2021 Best Lawyers Publication

For the 12th consecutive year, Best Lawyers recognizes Andy Martone as an outstanding labor and employment attorney. Best Lawyers is a peer reviewed publication that recognizes leading lawyers based on confidential evaluations by professional peers. HesseMartone congratulates Andy for his repeated recognition in the field. Visit Best Lawyers to see Andy’s profile and clients comments.

HesseMartone ranked in The Top 50 Construction Law Firms

Construction Executive (CE) ranked the top construction law firms from across the U.S., naming HesseMartone in its top 50 ranking. HesseMartone is proud to be recognized as “an experienced legal ally” by CE, which is the official publication of Associated Builders and Contractors. View the full listing of Construction Executive’s 2020 The Top 50 Construction […]

Pension Fund Video Series on Central States’ withdrawal liability features Andy Martone

Indiana Contractors, Inc. hosted a series of interviews with Andy Martone addressing the Teamsters Central States Pension Fund and withdrawal liability. In this YouTube video series, Andy and George Sheraw, Director of Labor Relations at ICI, discussed the situation surrounding the Central States Pension Fund and contractor withdrawal liability. Part 1 of the Series Andy […]

HesseMartone sponsors SIBA Golf Outing to fund Scholarships

The firm is proud to be a sponsor of the Southern Illinois Builders Association (SIBA) Golf Outing on August 20th. The event kicks off with a shot-gun start at 10am and concludes with dinner and awards at 3pm. Proceeds from these SIBA events are distributed as scholarships to students pursuing degrees in construction related management, […]

HesseMartone Sponsors Mitrata’s Trivia Night

Mitrata Nepal Foundation for Children is hosting a virtual trivia night on August 15th. Event sponsorships help the foundation support 120 underprivileged children in Nepal for education, healthcare, housing and support services. The pandemic this year has heightened the need for support and funding. HesseMartone is proud to be registered as a table sponsor. The […]

Andy Martone featured in ICI’s Pension Fund Week

Indiana Contractors, Inc. is hosting a week of interviews with pension fund experts. In the first video of the series, Andy Martone, president and CEO of HesseMartone, and George Sheraw, Director of Labor Relations at ICI, discuss the situation surrounding the Central States Pension Fund and contractor withdrawal liabilities. Click here to view the feature.

HesseMartone congratulates SIBA on its 75th Anniversary!

The Illinois Preferential Hiring Law is in Effect

by Andy Martone The Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) has confirmed that the Employment of Illinois Workers on Public Works Act is now in effect as a result of the excessive unemployment rate in Illinois caused by the pandemic, the related Stay at Home Orders and the resulting business closures. The Act requires the workforce on all […]

EEOC updates Covid-19 Guidelines

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has again updated its pandemic guidance to address employment and disability-related issues as they arise in the midst of this pandemic. A link to this most recent update is found here. For the most part, the EEOC has used common sense to adapt current law to the Covid-19 – however, […]