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New Illinois Employment And Labor Legal Questions & Answers

Can an employer make you take a day off without pay because you make more money than the other employee?

Yes, it legal to make you take off without pay unless doing so violates …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago

Is it legal to record a conversation with employees without their knowledge?

No, your employer may not do this. IL is an "all-party" (sometimes call "2 …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 days ago

How long after you accept a new position with your company, do they have to move you into the position?

Unless you have an employment contract or union agreement that sets a timeframe for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago

Do I have to disobey my doctor's orders and return to work in order to keep from getting an unexcused absence?

A doctor's note in not legally binding on an employer. It can choose to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 12 days ago

Where should I go from here...?

1) If you were supposed to be paid for the work you did per …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 15 days ago