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Fair Workweek Ordinance May Be Coming Soon in Chicago

Labor & Employment Publications

Originally posted on our Wage and Hour Insights Blog

The City of Chicago has flirted with enacting a “Fair Workweek” ordinance, aimed at ensuring predictable work schedules for workers, for several years. While the ordinance failed to gain traction in its prior iterations, this time it has a powerful proponent in Mayor Lori Lightfoot, who has made passing the ordinance one of her priorities for her first 100 days in office.

Read more on our Wage and Hour Insights Blog.