Standing Up for Consumer Rights in Illinois State and federal laws regulating the relationship between businesses and consumers govern companies large and small. Most businesses adhere to the laws and to generally recognized ethical practices. However, some companies engage in behaviors that harm the rights of consumers. If you feel that you are the victim… Read More

Illinois Fix Repair Background Check Lawyers Many employers rely heavily on credit and criminal background checks to screen job applicants. Prospective employees, especially those with common names, often find that information reported about them by background check companies is inaccurate. Sometimes an individual who has never been arrested will have criminal convictions linked to his… Read More

Are You Entitled to Unpaid Overtime and Other Wages? The Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) and various Illinois statutes regulate overtime (OT) pay, commissions, and other monetary compensation for nonexempt employees. Some employers will try to sidestep the Fair Labor Standards Act by giving employees false titles, such as a manager or executive, to make… Read More