As promised, the following information from today’s webinar with the Department of Labor and IDES can be found via our website at the following website link[duplicate]-state-level We appreciate everyone’s participation during the webinar, and for those who were unable to participate, the active recording and frequently asked questions from both the Department of Labor and IDES can also be accessed at the same location. The same paragraph on our website is listed below if it is easier to access directly from the email through the individual hyperlinks.


Please let us know if you have any questions. We will continue to post answers to questions posed during the webinars as the information becomes available.


Monday, April 6, 2020, the Illinois Chamber of Commerce hosted a webinar with officials from the Department of Labor and Illinois Department of Employment Securities (IDES) Director Thomas Chan discussed via webinar the vital information for businesses on unemployment requirements for employees and contractors as outlined in the recent federal CARES Act. The recording can be found here. Additionally, frequently asked questions and answers can be found on the Department of Labor’s website and also via IDES’s website. To view the Federal Stimulus Package Unemployment Benefits click here.