September 7, 2021 | Client AlertOn August 20, 2021, Governor J.B. Pritzker signed Illinois House Bill 3582 amending the Victims' Economic Security and Safety Act (“VESSA”) to provide broader protection to employees seeking job-protected leave under VESSA. The amendments are effective January 1, 2022.
We are continuing to monitor updates on the coronavirus (COVID-19) and particularly its impact on our clients. The Department of Labor released a comprehensive guide that addresses a number of questions, policies and recommended practices to address COVID-19 in the workplace. If you have any questions about how COVID-19 affects your business please contact Ross Molho in our employment practice at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 630-871-2614.