Monthly Archives: September 2019

Requests for Wage History is ‘History’ in Illinois

A standard feature found on most job applications is a request for a candidate’s employment history, and often, his or her prior wage or salary.  For Illinois employers, however, it’s time to update that job application because asking for past salary information is a violation of the Illinois Equal Pay Act beginning Sunday, September 29, […]



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