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.
*SAMPLE MOTIONS PROVIDED * Learn about tools available to each party to advance a matter to hearing before the presiding Arbitrator, Practical Guide to Requests for Hearing, 8(a) motions, 19(b) motions and more!
A panel of experienced attorneys, including an IWCC Arbitrator, discuss the use of Supreme Court Rules 204, 216, 213(f) and 213(g) and other best practices for securing effective testimony from witnesses.
An Arbitrator, a Commissioner, and an Appellate Court Justice discuss their unique roles as decision-makers impact their analyses of workers’ compensation cases. Learn about their expectations of attorneys and whether any tensions exist between the different perspectives of the panelists.