Laner Muchin Attorney Peter Gillespie Contributed to the, “Conducting the Employment Practices Audit 2020 Edition,” Published by the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE®)
Chicago, IL – Laner Muchin attorney Peter Gillespie contributed to the, “Conducting the Employment Practices Audit 2020 Edition,” published by Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE®).
This handbook assists in identifying and understanding the many important labor and employment issues that have the potential to create legal and practical problems if not promptly and effectively addressed. It is full of sample language, policies, questionnaires, checklists, and charts, including a sample employment agreement, employee handbook questionnaire, and employee handbook; checklists for personnel file contents, accidents, and drug-free workplaces; federal employment law charts; and sample policies for e-mail system usage, record retention, accident and injury reports, substance testing, Family and Medical Leave Act issues, and Americans with Disabilities Act policies and procedures.
Other topics covered include the hiring process, affirmative action, anti-discrimination and anti-harassment, child labor laws, employee discipline and termination, reductions in force, the National Labor Relations Act, independent contractors, and workers’ compensation
Gillespie represents and counsels management on a wide array of employment law-related issues, including workplace safety and health, wage and hour laws, prevailing wage issues, covenants not to compete, discrimination and harassment, wrongful discharge, whistleblower claims, class actions, hiring, discipline, promotion and dismissal decision-making, workplace privacy, and statutory compliance. He provides employers with strategic advice to help meet their objectives while reducing potential litigation risks.
About the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE®)
The Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education (IICLE®) was formally created as the Institute on Continuing Education of the Illinois Bar in 1961. The Illinois State Bar Association organized the Institute as part of the Illinois Bar Foundation. In 1968, the Institute was reorganized as the Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education pursuant to a joint effort of the Illinois State Bar Association and the Chicago Bar Association. IICLE® is now an independent not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to the professional development of Illinois attorneys.
Laner Muchin Ltd. concentrates exclusively in the representation of employers in labor relations, employment litigation, employee benefits and business immigration matters. The firm provides legal services to clients from coast to coast. For more information on our firm and our services, visit www.lanermuchin.com.