Lisa Handler Ackerman Partner





Additional Publications

  • Unlawful Harassment in the Workplace, various dates 
  • Discrimination and Harassment Training for Managers, various dates 
  • Preparing for and Responding to Department of Labor Investigations, August 8, 2012 
  • Emerging Issues in Employment Law: The Invasion of Social Media in the Workplace; Hiring Practices − A Guide to Lawful Interview Questions; and Top 10 Tips to Avoid and Defend Employment Claims, September 14, 2012 
  • Compliance with the Illinois Day and Temporary Labor Services Act, November 12, 2012 
  • Obesity as a Protected Class in Employment Law, Wilson Elser client alert, September 2012 
  • Employee Relations Law Journal, Spring 2013 
  • Medical Marijuana Law Versus Employment Law, January 2014 
  • EEOC’s Enforcement Guidance on Pregnancy Discrimination, October 2014 
  • Hot Topics in Employment Law: Conflict Between States’ Medial Marijuana Laws and Employment Laws; the Infiltration of Social Media in Employment Law; Growing Litigation and Enforcement of Employers Misclassifying Employees as Independent Contractors, November 5, 2015 
  • What Employers Really Need to Know About Ebola, January 2015 
  • Giving and Getting the Business, the Women’s Bar Association, May 5, 2016 
  • Department of Labor’s Final Rule Amending the FLSA, Fall 2016 
  • Hiring Best Practices: Lawful Use of Background Checks and Risks of Social Media When Making Hiring Decisions, January 12, 2017 
  • Settlement Strategies in Employment Matters, Chicago Bar Association, May 2017 
  • Class Action and Collective Action Overview, Chicago Bar Association, November 2017 
  • Biometric Information Privacy Act, Chicago Bar Association, May 2018 
  • Supreme Court Delivers an Epic Decision for Employers, May 24, 2018 
  • Wilson Elser’s WAVE Committee’s national program on business development and marketing, August 5, 2019