27 November 2018

Why is Paid Family Leave so Controversial?

27 November 2018,

  Many countries around the world offer some form of paid family leave to new mothers and fathers, with the United States being a notable […]

21 November 2018

Age Discrimination in the Digital Age

21 November 2018,

The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA) has protected the rights of workers over the age of 40 for over half a […]

13 November 2018

Chicago’s Minimum Wage Increases to $12 per Hour. How Are Employers and Employees Impacted?

13 November 2018,

The minimum wage for over 400,000 Chicago employees rose from $11 to $12 per hour on July 1, 2018 because of the city’s Minimum […]

11 June 2018

WIN-WIN: How Employees and Employers Benefit from Amendments to the Illinois Human Rights Act

11 June 2018,

Major changes are coming to the Illinois Department of Human Rights and Illinois Human Rights Commission.  Upon signing by Governor Rauner, the amendments to […]

3 April 2018

Join us for Equal Pay Day

3 April 2018,

The Wood Law Office Office will be observing Equal Pay Day on April 10th! Join us in the fight for equal pay for equal […]