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Join Franczek Radelet attorneys Mary Deweese, Scott Metcalf, and John Swinney on August 21 at 10 a.m. as they continue our monthly webinar series covering pressing matters facing school districts. This month, Mary, Scott, and John will provide an update on new laws that will impact Illinois schools in the coming year.
The Supreme Court issued several important decisions this term for employers, including on the validity of contractually mandated individual arbitration, whistleblower protections under the Dodd-Frank Act, and the ability of public sector unions to collect fair share fees from non-members. We reviewed the key labor and employment decisions from the Supreme Court’s 2017-2018 term. We also looked ahead to cases coming up in the Court’s 2018-2019 term that employers should be aware of.
Jennifer and Kendra provided practical advice to administrators on frequently asked questions regarding DCFS & ANCRA.
The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Janus will have immediate and lasting impacts on all public sector employers throughout Illinois, and may also indirectly impact private employers.
The perception of pay inequity based on gender has come under scrutiny in the U.S. and around the world for both private- and public-sector employers. Lindsey M. Marcus and Staci Ketay Rotman discussed the changing landscape of federal, state, and local equal pay laws and what these developments mean for employers' hiring and promotion practices. Lindsey and Staci offered practical advice for identifying and remedying inequitable pay practices to ensurecompliance with the increasingly complex web of legal requirements.