As we reported at the time, in 2015 the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) issued non-regulatory guidance regarding the application of Section 24-14 of the Illinois School Code to teacher resignations. After amendments to Section 24-14 in the last […]
On January 14, 2020, Nicki Bazer and Jackie Wernz present “The Roaring Twenties: Data Privacy Law for the New Decade” at the 40th National Future of Education Technology Conference in Miami, Florida.
Tracey Truesdale co-presents “Navigating the Rising Seas of State and Local Employment Laws: Employee and Management Perspectives” at the Chicago-Kent College of Law’s Institute for Law and the Workplace Employment Law Conference. The political polarization of employment legislation at the […]
There Is No Delay When It Comes to FMLA: Union Workers Cannot Delay FMLA Leave According to Recent DOL Opinion Letter
The Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the U.S. Department of Labor has issued guidance that collectively-bargained leave policies cannot supersede the requirements of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), even if the bargained-for policies are more generous. In […]