Tag Archives: sexual harassment

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

Fines Increase One Percent for Workplace Safety Violations

If a one-percent increase in maximum fines doesn’t dissuade employers from committing worker safety and health violations, then we don’t know what does. OSHA’s and MSHA’s higher penalties became effective January 13th, but it is worth noting that they can be applied to alleged violations that occurred prior to that date as long as the … Continue Reading
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