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New Sexual Harassment Requirements for Illinois Lobbyists

This post was written by Matthew C. Luzadder and Jeffrey Hunter and originally posted on Kelley Drye’s Labor Days Blog. Take action now to meet the new policy, training, and certification requirements. Beginning January 1, 2018, Illinois lobbyists and their employers must comply with new sexual harassment compliance rules. Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law … Continue Reading

November 2017 OSHA News Releases

11/29/2017 – Region 3 OSHA News Release – U.S. Department of Labor Fines US Environmental Inc. for Safety Violations and Proposes Penalties Totaling $333,756 11/28/2017 – Region 6 OSHA News Release – U.S. Department of Labor and Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Agreement Following Worker Fatality 11/22/2017 – OSHA National News Release – U.S. Department of … Continue Reading

Acosta No Longer Awaits

Finally, on April 27th, after months of waiting, President Trump’s second nominee for the position of US Secretary of Labor and only Latino cabinet member, Alexander Acosta, was confirmed. Acosta, dean of Florida International University College of Law and former US attorney, received the nomination in mid-February after the first nominee, Andrew Puzder, withdrew his … Continue Reading
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