EEOC Provides Online Guidance to Small Employers

On September 27, 2016, The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) released an online resource center designed to help small business owners comply with the laws enforced by EEOC. According to the EEOC, “The Small Business Resource Center (SBRC), located on EEOC’s public website at, provides a user-friendly one-stop source for information on federal […]

Amendments to Illinois Equal Pay Act

On January 1, 2016, the Illinois Equal Pay Act was amended to prohibit employers of any size from paying unequal wages to men and women for doing the same or substantially similar work, except if the wage difference is based upon a seniority system, a merit system, a system measuring earnings by quantity or quality[…..]