A comprehensive program with more than 6 hours of training on Illinois workers' compensation practice from experienced attorneys on both sides of each issue, along with insights from Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission officials.
The authors of the IICLE® Construction Dispute Litigation handbook (2018 edition) instruct on their best advice for resolving disputes involving the multitude of participants and issues in the construction process. Using a complex hypothetical, this course centers on issues unique to construction litigation, including acceleration and delay, commercial defects, disruption/loss of productivity, and construction accidents. In addition, you will learn key strategies for handling insurance issues and special defenses, working with experts/consultants, and recovering damages.
Learn why an increasing number of estate plans include mandatory arbitration provisions that require fiduciaries and beneficiaries to submit all disputes to arbitration and how to handle those provisions. Understand why no-contest clauses are more frequently being included and expanded to limit the beneficiaries’ ability to challenge estate planning documents.
Understand best practices when it comes to: termination provisions (For Cause and Good Reason), severance provisions, restrictive covenant provisions, arbitration provisions, the protection of intellectual property, tax issues and more.
At this inaugural IICLE® program for mediators, learn the art of handling complex disputes and online mediations; how to start and grow your practice; how to navigate implicit bias and psychological issues; how to ensure compliance with ethical rules and proper handling of problem scenarios; and the benefits of collaborative law.