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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

Workers' Compensation  |  1st Dist.

A&R Janitorial v. Pepper Construction Co., 2017 IL App (1st) 170385 (December 27, 2017) Cook Co., 3d Div. (HOWSE) Reversed and remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Workers' Compensation  |  1st Dist.

Peng v. Nardi, 2017 IL App (1st) 170155 (December 14, 2017) Cook Co.,4th Div. (McBRIDE) Affirmed.

Upcoming CLE

Workers' Compensation Update - Spring 2018
February 19, 2018 – Chicago

Workers' Compensation Update - Spring 2018
February 19, 2018 – O'Fallon

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