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Author: Mikayla Hamilton

New Sexual Harassment Law in Illinois

On August 9, 2019, Governor Pritzker signed into law a new sexual harassment law (Senate Bill 75), entitled the Workforce Transparency Act (“Act”). The new statewide sexual harassment law creates new requirements for Illinois employers, including new training and policy requirements.  HMBR offers on-site sexual harassment training that meets the new […]

  Aug 16, 2019  |  By    |   On Education

The President’s Executive Order on Free Inquiry, Institutional Transparency and Accountability

On March 21, 2019, President Trump signed an Executive Order entitled “Improving Free Inquiry, Transparency, and Accountability at Colleges and Universities.” The Executive Order seeks to promote First Amendment rights, improve transparency relating to financial aid information, and address student loan debt in higher education. Free Inquiry: Specifically, the Executive […]

  Mar 25, 2019  |  By    |   On Education