• Jimmy John’s pays $100K in settlement over non-compete clauses

    “This settlement helps ensure Illinois’ workers have freedom to change jobs in order to seek better wages, further their careers and improve their lives,” Madigan said. “Workers in Jimmy John’s sandwich shops should know they are not subject to these unfair and unenforceable agreements.”

    Chicago Sun Times, December 7, 2016
     
  • Lisa Madigan: Illinois needs to protect children from lead exposure

    Lead testing is a simple and inexpensive way to immediately identify and prevent serious, long-term and expensive problems that otherwise will cost families, schools and government much, much more.

    It is unconscionable that we are not doing all we can to protect young children and infants from dangerous lead exposure. It's past time for the governor, his agencies and the legislature to agree to do something easy and helpful for our children's future.

    State Journal-Register, December 4, 2016
     
  • Arlington Heights dog grooming school accused of defrauding students

    "This school took advantage of students who paid thousands of dollars to pursue a career in animal grooming, but only received a worthless certificate," Madigan said in a Wednesday morning release.

    Arlington Heights Post, November 23, 2016
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