Skip to content
« Back to Events

Seminar: Employment Law Update for Business in IL & IN – Tinley Park

July 27, 2017 8:30 am
July 27, 2017 12:30 pm
Laurie Silvey
Wingate by Wyndham Hotel - Tinley Park
Google Map
18421 N. Creek Drive, Tinley Park, IL 60477, IL, United States, 60477

Taught by attorneys Jeff Risch & Suzanne Newcomb Register
| SmithAmundsen LLC

Are you confused about the differences in employment in Illinois and Indiana? Join us for an in-depth look at the similarities and differences between employment and labor laws in Illinois and Indiana and learn avoidance strategies for employee disputes and litigation.

Attorneys from the SmithAmundsen expansive Employment & Labor law team will offer best practices and explanations of how to comply in both Illinois and Indiana. Attendees will receive sample policies to help your business shape the procedures and practices necessary in order to be in compliance in both states.

Topics will include:
• Wage and Hour Issues;
• PTO, Vacation and leave entitlements (ie. IL VESSA, IN FMLA, IL Sick Leave laws and unpaid leave requirements);
• Employee terminations and at-will employment in each state;
• Background checks in each state;
• Union activities and related developments: Right to Work in Indiana;
• Obligations after the employment relationship ends;
• Employee handbooks and policies – highlighting the differences and finding common ground;
• DOL/EEO/Civil Rights Agencies – compare and contrast the states’ enforcement agencies and their very different approaches;
• Protecting Trade Secrets and Enforcing Non-Compete Agreements;
• Dealing with Guns and Pot in the Workplace;
• And more!

iCal Import + Google Calendar