Illinois Senate’s Surprising Failure to Override Governor’s Veto of Equal Pay Bill

ILLINOIS SENATE’S SURPRISING FAILURE TO OVERRIDE GOVERNOR’S VETO OF EQUAL PAY BILL By: Jason Tremblay As a follow up to a previous post, Illinois Equal Pay Act Likely to be Amended to Prohibit Salary History Inquiries, and in a surprising turn of events, the Illinois Senate did not overturn Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto relating to … more


Protect Your Business & Employees from Sexual Harassment

PREVENTING SEXUAL HARASSMENT AT YOUR BUSINESS By: Arthur  Ehrlich As allegations of sexual harassment dominate headlines from Hollywood to the State Capitol, it is important to understand what actually constitutes sexual harassment and how to protect your business and employees. Sexual harassment generally falls into two categories: quid pro quo sexual harassment, when a supervisor … more


LLC Fee Reform Legislation Passes Senate 55-0

SB 867, legislation spearheaded by the SBAC to lower LLC fees, passed the Illinois Senate last night with unanimous support by a vote of 55-0! The bill is now headed to the desk of Governor Bruce Rauner for his signature. The Governor previously indicated his support for the measure and we are working directly with … more


SBAC CEO Talks LLC Reform Efforts in Springfield on AM560

In case you missed it, SBAC CEO, Elliot Richardson, was on “Get Down to Business” hosted by Shalom Klein on AM560. The interview focused on LLC reform legislation and how important it is for the small business community to get involved in advocacy efforts. The full audio of the interview is included below.


Celebrate the Holiday Season with the SBAC

                Mark your calendars now to celebrate the holidays with the SBAC. Click the icons to RSVP today to take advantage of early registration prices!  


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