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Illinois Amends the Employee Sick Leave Act

Illinois Amends the Employee Sick Leave Act

On January 13, the Governor of Illinois signed an amendment to the Illinois Employee Sick Leave Act (IL ESLA), a “kin care” type law that allows employees to use personal sick leave benefits to care for certain family members.   The amendment goes into effect...

Paid Sick Leave at the Polls

Leave of absence made its appearance in the 2016 election with two states passing paid sick leave measures, Arizona and Washington.  Arizona’s law is effective July 1, 2017 and Washington’s law is effective January 1, 2018. These two states’ paid sick leave laws now...