What substantive rights are available for undocumented immigrants under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act? Work through practical problems presenting ethical issues for both Petitioner’s and Respondent’s attorneys. Learn how immigration status affects vocational rehabilitation and how those vocational issues influence decisions made by attorneys. Understand the judicial viewpoint about the ethical dilemmas presented by these cases.
Credits: 0 General, 0 Diversity/Inclusion PR, 0 MH/SA PR, 1 Other PR
Arbitrator Kurt Carlson, Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, Chicago
Jose Rivero, Cullen, Haskins, Nicholson & Menchetti, P.C., Chicago
Mario Basurto, Nyhan, Bambrick, Kinzie & Lowry, Chicago
Originally presented as part of the 6th Annual Workers' Compensation Institute, available in its entirety as P9001-19U.