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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

Section 1983 Action  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Breuder v. Bd. of Trustees of Community College District No. 502, Nos. 17-1577 & 17-2215 Cons. (April 17, 2018) Affirmed and dismissed in part

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Equal Protection  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Cannici v. Village of Melrose Park, Illinois, No. 17-1424 (March 15, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Employment Discrimination  |  E.D. Wisc.

Madlock v. WEC Energy Group, Inc. , No. 17-1278 (March 14, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

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

Skiba v. Ill. Central Railroad Co., No. 17-2002 (March 8, 2018) Affirmed

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Due Process  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Catinella v. County of Cook, No. 16-2278 (January 31, 2018) Affirmed

Tools and Resources


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