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 […]

1 March 2018

Black History Month Highlight: Marketing Black-Owned Businesses in Illinois

1 March 2018,

As Black History Month comes to a close, we should pause and take perspective about it and steps we can take to celebrate Black […]

8 January 2018

Illinois Sexual Harassment Laws

8 January 2018,

Sexual Harassment Attorney Workplace sexual harassment grabs headlines when high-profile individuals such as television host Bill O’Reilly and movie producer Harvey Weinstein are involved. […]