Laura helps employers implement best practices to promote compliance with federal, state, and local labor and employment laws, while remaining mindful of each company’s unique business strategies and objectives.
Laura advises employers on matters pertaining to nearly every aspect of the employment relationship, including hiring, termination, leaves of absence, and wage and hour issues. She counsels clients on compliance with a variety of employment laws, including Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) and the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). Laura also drafts and revises employee handbooks and drafts and negotiates employment agreements, separation agreements, and restrictive covenants.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Laura A. Elkayam
Laura A. Elkayam is an associate with Much Shelist, whose 2019 National Law Review Go-To Thought Leadership comes from articles on employment law, specifically as it relates to the state of Illinois. Her coverage of litigation surrounding the Illinois Biometric Privacy Act and her other articles provide a valuable emphasis as well as actionable insights towards labor law compliance.