About Us

We started this blog during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the idea came to us long before we had ever heard of something called the “novel coronavirus.”

The reason is that people have been working from home for a very long time (and working at home, too, obviously). Employers have long faced any number of significant challenges when it came to managing their workforce in an office environment. The advent of technology that allowed a more seamless work environment from the comfort of a couch, kitchen table or bed only added to these challenges.

And then came COVID-19…

If you would like to contact us for more information, please don’t hesitate to email Emily Wessel Farr: efarr@gouldratner.com. Emily is a partner in the Human Resources and Employment Practice at the law firm of Gould & Ratner LLP in Chicago. You can read more about Emily here.