Effingham, IL – January 25, 2023, The Effingham County Chamber has rescheduled the New Laws Forum – What to Expect in 2023 that was originally planned for Thursday, January at the Holiday Inn Effingham.

The new date and time for the forum will be Wednesday, February 8, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

The New Laws Forum focuses on the new laws and legal developments that will affect ALL Illinois employers in 2023 and beyond. The forum features Illinois attorney and expert, Scott Cruz, speaking about Illinois laws and the latest changes, and how the laws have and will affect your businesses. It’s been a busy year, and more regulation is coming.

Scott Cruz, Chamber Member and Officer with Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C., represents public and private sector employers in all aspects of labor and employment law, including civil litigation and preventative counseling. Scott represents employers in state and federal courts and administrative agencies involving claims brought under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, retaliatory discharge, breach of contract, labor arbitration and class actions.

The cost to attend the New Laws Forum is $30 per Chamber member ($40 for non-members) and includes a continental style breakfast and beverages.

Reservations are required and accepted until Tuesday, February 7, 2023. A registration link and more information can be found on the Chamber website at www.effinghamcountychamber.com/event/new-laws- forum-what-to-expect-in-2023/ or by calling the Effingham County Chamber at (217) 342-4147.


About the Effingham County Chamber
Founded in 1917, the Effingham County Chamber is the county’s leading advocate and champion for business. The Chamber works to create a climate of growth and success in our community by providing leadership opportunities as well as volunteer programs and business-building initiatives that focus on the critical priorities of Effingham County businesses. By leveraging the support, talent, and resources of our members, the Effingham County Chamber is leading efforts to achieve business success and community growth.