Aenean dui tortor, ultricies ac pharetra ut, pellentesque vitae urna. Ut nec massa eget massa dictum sodales. Proin id erat ipsum, in fermentum neque. For Illinois, the new Act is a significant step forward, not just in its grant of full equality to same-sex couples who wish to marry, but in its decision to keep civil unions without regard to the gender of the parties.
Learn about the work that legal advocacy groups are currently doing to increase access to basic services through the legal process. Our commitment to diversity includes creating an environment where LGBT attorneys can thrive. While we appreciate this validation from Equality Illinois that we are on the right trackwe will continue our focus on LGBT inclusiveness and providing a welcoming and fair workplace for all.
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Fusce suscipit est at enim euismod eu vestibulum tortor tempus. Working with our legislative partners and allied organizations, Equality Illinois lobbyists are on the job in the state Capitol to seek action on the following measures:.
We thank our attorneys, clients, and friends in the business community who always inspire, encourage, and motivate us to continue the hard work in finding solutions to challenging diversity issues. Equality Illinois Applauds Rep.
Our goal is to lead with actions that inspire other law firms and businesses to embrace and nurture their own inclusive work environments, making the business community more successful for all. Because Windsor applies only to marriage, federal law could continue to be in conflict with state determinations on every relationship but marriage.
With the passage of the new Act, the legislature has cured the first problem by extending the right to marry to all, regardless of gender.