Dec 19, 2013

What Illinois Employers Ought to Know About Medical Marijuana Law Updates

Beginning on 1/1/14, The Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act, P.A., 98-0122 will allow “registered qualifying patients” in Illinois with specific debilitating conditions to legally obtain prescriptions for marijuana. May employers discipline employees for violating workplace drug policies? Nothing in the Act prohibits employers from adopting reasonable regulations […]

Dec 6, 2013

Chicago Workers’ Compensation Attorney Explains Medical Marijuana Law Updates for the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association

Chicago workers’ compensation attorney Rich Lenkov recently recorded a video for the Illinois Manufacturers Association about recent medical marijuana law updates. The recent changes and Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act have prompted many questions and a need for clarification.  In his video, Rich discusses restrictions, drug tests, […]

Oct 25, 2013

Judge Ward Presents Mediation in Illinois Employer Third Party Actions and Workers’ Compensation Liens

On September 20, 2013, Cook County Judge A. Ward (Ret.) of ADR Systems presented a seminar to the attorneys of Bryce Downey & Lenkov to discuss the benefits of and strategies for mediation in general liability cases involving workers’ compensation liens and third party defendant employers. We aggressively and successfully […]

Chicago, Illinois 312-377-1501 | Schererville, Indiana 219-488-2590

Chicago, Illinois

312-377-1501


Schererville, Indiana

219-488-2590