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Section Newsletter Articles on Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act

Wage Act Amendment By Jewel N. Klein General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, July 2011 In effect since January of this year, Public Act 096-1407 increases both the civil and criminal penalties for violation of the Wage Act and makes it easier for employees to find attorneys to litigate their rights by including a fee shifting provision.
Making the law work: The Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act By Patrick M. Kinnally Labor and Employment Law, August 2004 There are at least two statutes in Illinois which assist employees when an employer fails to adhere to an agreement or contract to pay an employee for wages.
Making the law work: The Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act By Patrick M. Kinnally General Practice, Solo, and Small Firm, June 2004 There are at least two statutes in Illinois which assist employees when an employer fails to adhere to an agreement or contract to pay an employee for wages.