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Workers' Compensation Law

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Workers' Compensation Law Section

  • to promote improvement in the workers' compensation system and the administration of justice under the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act and Illinois Occupational Disease Act;
  • to enhance the professional capabilities of lawyers who practice before the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission by disseminating information relevant to the practice;
  • making recommendations on proposed legislation;
  • conducting conferences and seminars on topics important to section members; and
  • promoting communications between the bar and all personnel of the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission.

Recent Related Cases

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Worker's Compensation Act  |  2d Dist.

West Bend Mutual Insurance Co. v. TRRS Corp., 2019 IL App (2d) 180934 (March 1, 2019) McHenry Co. (HUTCHINSON) Reversed and remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Workers' Compensation  |  2d Dist.

Euclid Beverage v. Illinois Workers' Compensation Comm'n, 2019 IL App (2d) 180090WC (February 25, 2019) Du Page Co. (BARBERIS) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Workers’ Compensation Act  |  3d Dist.

Hunt v. Herrod, 2019 IL App (3d) 170808 (February 15, 2019) Peoria Co. (O'BRIEN) Reversed and remanded.