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.
Petitioners’ and Respondents’ attorneys discuss ethical issues that may arise in the representation of workers' compensation clients, including: medical communications; potential conflicts regarding respondent employer vs. respondent insurance company; physician-patient privilege; and the attorney-client relationship.
Learn valuable strategies to implement when your client is involved in a bicycle accident with this explanation of current laws, guidelines, and courtesies related to bicycle use in Illinois. Includes practical advice for completing the Illinois Traffic Crash Report Form (SR 1050).
Learn how to establish the amount of a bill through Medical Fee Schedule or negotiated rate and understand the effect of payment of group insurance or Medicare payments. Learn how to negotiate 8(j) hold harmless agreements and handle 8(j) claims at the time of hearing. Get practical pointers for the medical bill “paper-chase.”
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, businesses are looking at the various insurance programs they have in place to determine what coverage might apply. This course covers business interruption insurance and its requirements, reviews the first cases filed for potential coverage, and provides an update on industry response and government solutions.