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Labor and Employment Law

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Labor and Employment Law Section

  • to inform section members and the public of important developments in labor law through meetings, newsletters, public appearances, news releases, etc.;
  • to review and comment on proposed legislation and regulations in the labor law field;
  • to foster opportunity for informal contacts between attorneys representing labor and management to promote increased candor and less contentious relationships between them and their clients; and
  • to foster improvement in the efficient and equitable administration of federal and state labor legislation.

Recent Related Cases

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Americans with Disabilities Act  |  C.D. Ill.

Rodrigo v. Carle Foundation Hospital etc., No. 16-1403 (January 2, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Employment Discrimination  |  S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.

Ennin v. CNH Industrial America, LLC, No. 17-2270 (December 27, 2017) Affirmed

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Wage Payment and Collection Act  |  2d Dist.

Prorok v. Winnebago County, 2017 IL App (2d) 161032 (December 20, 2017) Winnebago Co. (HUTCHINSON) Reversed and remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Employment Discrimination  |  2d Dist.

Metzler v.Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, 2017 IL App (2d) 170001 (December 13, 2017) Lee Co. (HUTCHINSON) Reversed and remanded.

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Employment Discrimination  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Milligan-Grimstad v. Morgan Stanley, No. 16-4224 (December 11, 2017) Affirmed

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