Institute for Law and the Workplace
Chicago-Kent College of Law's Institute for Law and the Workplace (ILW) is a national center for research, training, dialogue and reflection on the law that governs the workplace. The Institute pools the resources of leading scholars and the practicing professional community to train students and professionals, monitor policies and trends, and reflect upon major issues in a neutral setting. The ILW holds conferences and lecture series in both federal and Illinois labor relations and labor law and publishes the Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal and the Illinois Public Employee Relations Report. The presence of this prominent institute at Chicago-Kent enables labor and employment law students to gain a uniquely specialized education, preparing them for practice in all aspects of labor and employment law.