McMahon Berger

Employees and Voting

While there is no federal law that requires employers to allow employees to take leave to vote in federal elections, most states require employers to provide some amount of leave to vote. For instance, Illinois...

McMahon Berger

Illinois Sick Leave Law Allows Employees To Use Personal Sick Leave Benefits For Family Care

Effective January 1, 2017, the Illinois Employee Sick Leave Act will permit an employee to use personal paid sick leave benefits provided by his/her employer for the illness, injury, or medical appointment of the employee’s...