Settlement Contract

Settlement and Valuation Guide

By |2017-10-15T16:22:30-06:00September 13th, 2017|How much is my case worth?, Settlement and Valuation Guide|

Our Settlement and Valuation Guide to permanent disability benefits can help you understand how much your Illinois workers’ compensation claim may be worth. Select from the articles below based on type of injury and compare your case to the table of Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission decisions: Head Neck Back Shoulder Arm Hand Finger Leg Foot Toe

Settlement Contracts Should Be Enforced in the Circuit Court, Appellate Court Holds

By |2017-10-15T16:23:36-06:00September 5th, 2017|Court Decisions|

The Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission lacks jurisdiction to enforce a final award or settlement contract and the proper venue is the Circuit Court pursuant to section 19(g) of the Illinois Workers' Compensation Act, according to the Appellate Court in Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel v. Illinois Workers' Compensation Comm'n, 2017 IL App (1st) 161027WC Google Scholar | Illinois