This reference guide provides a broad overview suitable for seasoned and new attorneys, legal assistants, and law clerks. Drawing on the experience and expertise of practicing attorneys, this publication offers clear, concise, and current information, best-practice tips, and relevant advice as well as statutory and caselaw references.
Are you NEW (or newer?) to handling Workers’ Compensation claims for either Petitioners or Respondents? The IICLE® Work Comp Boot Camp features experienced work comp practitioners on both sides sharing their knowledge and best tips to make you a better lawyer. You will learn about the unique rules of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission and how to handle a work comp case from beginning to end.
• Proving Causation in the Underlying Case (Legal Standard-SISBRO) • Does Causation Standard Change in 19(h) Proceeding • How Does Vogel Impact Causation • Importance of Basing Opinion Upon a Reasonable Degree of Medical and Surgical Certainty-What Does This Mean?
You won’t want to miss this terrific annual opportunity to get crucial updates and to learn about the latest developments in workers' compensation practice directly from Commissioners, Arbitrators and experienced workers’ comp attorneys.