Tipped Workers: 5 Things You Should Know to Protect Against Wage Theft

June 16, 2021

Due to the complexity of Illinois’ minimum wage laws for tipped employees, workers in the service industry who rely on tips are vulnerable to wage theft. If you are a worker who earns tips, you need to know your rights to protect yourself from wage theft. If you or your co-workers have been cheated of your fair wages, give Adler & Adler a call for a free consultation.

6% Prejudgment Interest Comes to Illinois July 1, 2021

June 9, 2021

On May 28, 2021, Governor JB Pritzker signed into law 6% prejudgment interest on all personal injury and wrongful death cases (735-ILCS-5/2-1303(c)).  Illinois now joins 46 other states with some form of prejudgment interest.  An important feature of the law is a setoff provision designed to encourage early assessment of resolution and early settlement negotiations.  Whether you are a plaintiff or a defendant, this setoff portion of the law may have the most impact on your practice.

Adler & Adler Welcomes Michael Adler

June 8, 2021

Mike brings his experience representing businesses, hospitals, doctors, municipalities, and international manufacturers to help provide a powerful voice for the injured.