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Upcoming Webinar: Top 10 Differences Between IL General Liability & Workers’ Compensation Claims Part II

On 9/26/17 at 10:00 a.m. CDT, Rich Lenkov and Edward Jordan will present, “Top 10 Differences Between IL General Liability & Workers’ Compensation Claims Part II.” The webinar will cover: Trials Defenses Damages Procedure Discovery This is an interactive session so be sure to bring your questions and stay for the special giveaway at the end of the presentation. Register Today


Fly the W

On Friday 9/1/17, BDL kicked off the long Labor Day weekend with the team at Munster Steel, watching the Chicago Cubs defeat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 at Wrigley Field.


Illinois Workers’ Compensation Liens & Third Party Liability Webinar

On 8/24/17 Storrs Downey & Jeff Kehl will present, “Illinois Workers’ Compensation Liens & Third Party Liability”. The webinar will examine: Unique issues affecting employers & their insurers in Illinois Workers’ compensation liens Relevant case examples including, Kotecki v. Cyclops Welding Corporation, 146 Ill.2d 155 If you would like a copy of this presentation or more information, please contact us.


Upcoming Webinar: Medical and Legal Strategies For Spine Claims With Guest Neurosurgeon

On 8/24/17, Rich Lenkov and Dr. Tibor Boco will present, “Medical and Legal Strategies For Spine Claims” from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CDT as part of Bryce Downey & Lenkov’s monthly webinar series. The webinar will discuss: Identifying and treating spinal disorders Choosing the right IME doctor Legal defense strategies Register today!


Storrs Downey to Present at 2017 Employers’ Fall Summit

Bryce Downey & Lenkov is proud to co-sponsor the 2017 Employers’ Fall Summit hosted by Encore Unlimited at Pinstripes in Oak Brook, IL, on 9/28/17. Storrs Downey will present “Labor and Employment: Sex, Drugs, Religion and the Impact of POTUS” at the event. The presentation will address the following topics: Sex Harassment: The “Uber” Big Cases and Takeaways Medical Marijuana: Don’t…


“THE FORUM” – Workers Compensation Magazine Summer 2017 Issue

Rich Lenkov moderated a discussion on “Ethical issues faced by workers compensation practitioners ” in CLM‘s Summer issue 2017 of Workers’ Compensation Magazine. Read the full article here.


INDIANA EMPLOYERS MAY ASK APPLICANTS ABOUT THEIR CRIMINAL HISTORY

By: Maital Savin, Associate On 7/1/17, Indiana enacted Senate Enrolled Act 312, which prohibits the state and municipalities from enacting laws or ordinances that restrict employers from asking job applicants about their criminal histories. Indiana is the first state in the nation to pass such a law. In fact, for the past decade, in many states and municipalities across the…


Top 10 Differences Between IL General Liability & Workers’ Compensation Claims

On 7/20/17, Rich Lenkov and Edward Jordan will present, “Top 10 Differences Between IL General Liability & Workers’ Compensation Claims” from 10:00AM – 11:00AM CDT as part of Bryce Downey & Lenkov’s monthly webinar series. Register today!


False Claims & Whistleblowers – IMSCA

Margery Newman contributed an article for the Illinois Mechanical & Specialty Contractors Association’s June 2017 issue of SubStance. The article focuses on false claims and whistleblowing related to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) in Illinois. Read the article as it originally appeared in SubStance here.                 Margery Newman Telephone: 312.327.0041 Fax: 312.377.1502  


Valparaiso University School of Law Pre-Orientation

On 6/9/17, Kirsten Kaiser Kus presented on interview skills and practicing as an attorney to the pre-orientation law school class at her alma mater, Valparaiso University School of Law.