Federal Court Does Not Find a Hostile Work Environment Created by JibJab Video

Federal Court Does Not Find a Hostile Work Environment Created by JibJab Video

By Nancy E. Joerg, Esq., Managing Shareholder – St. Charles Office, Wessels Sherman Joerg Liszka Laverty Seneczko P.C., St. Charles, Illinois (630) 377-1554, najoerg@wesselssherman ...

DOL Reports Mixed Results for 2014:  Union Membership Declines in Private Sector but Public Sector Rises

DOL Reports Mixed Results for 2014: Union Membership Declines in Private Sector but Public Sector Rises

By Sara Zorich – SmithAmundsen LLC – www.salawus.com On January 23, 2015, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released its 2014 Union Membership Annual Report. Most notably was a de ...

Take Down the Christmas Lights and Post your OSHA Form 300A

Take Down the Christmas Lights and Post your OSHA Form 300A

By Julie Proscia – SmithAmundsen LLC – www.salawus.com It’s January and you know what that means….it’s time to take down your Christmas lights and get your OSHA Form 300A ready for ...

Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) Rolls Out a  Brand New Audit Program Which Will Make Your Head Spin!!!: Yes, Even More Changes in IDES Audit Policy!!!

Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) Rolls Out a Brand New Audit Program Which Will Make Your Head Spin!!!: Yes, Even More Changes in IDES Audit Policy!!!

By Nancy E. Joerg, Esq., Managing Shareholder – St. Charles Office\, Wessels Sherman Joerg Liszka Laverty Seneczko P.C. St. Charles, Illinois, (630) 377-1554, najoerg@wesselssherma ...

Illinois Governor Signs Bill Creating Mandatory Retirement Program for Illinois Businesses

Illinois Governor Signs Bill Creating Mandatory Retirement Program for Illinois Businesses

By Kelly Haab-Tallitsch – SmithAmundsen LLC – www.salawus.com The Illinois Secure Choice Savings Act (Secure Choice Act) was quietly signed into law by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn ...

OSHA Inspection Guide: In Preparation for Increased OSHA Enforcement in 2015

OSHA Inspection Guide: In Preparation for Increased OSHA Enforcement in 2015

By Jonathon Hoag and Matthew Horn – SmithAmundsen LLC – www.salawus.com Numerous employers can verify first hand that OSHA is actively fulfilling the promise it made a few years ag ...

Supreme Court Rules No Pay for Employees’ Time Waiting in Security Line

Supreme Court Rules No Pay for Employees’ Time Waiting in Security Line

By Sara Zorich – SmithAmundsen LLC – www.salawus.com On December 9, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a victory for employers in Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc. v. Busk, ...