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Rusin & Maciorowski Presents: WorkCompCentral Webinar

Rusin & Maciorowski invites you to join us: WorkCompCentral Webinar – Sept. 13, 2017   There continue to be changes at the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission. We are excited to announce we are once again partnering with WorkCompCentral to Coordinate an Illinois Workers’ Compensation Webinar that will address the following: – The current composition of the IWCC – The impact of 2011 amendments…

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Free Illinois Workers’ Compensation Webinar

We recently sponsored a live Illinois Workers’ Compensation Update and Seminar in June of 2016. I am pleased to partner with Work Comp Central for a webinar broadcast of the legal portion of our seminar on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. central standard time. If you were unable to attend our live event,…

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Please Welcome: Molly R. Dearing

We are pleased to announce Molly R. Dearing has become associated with our firm. Molly Dearing is a former Arbitrator for the Illinois Workers Compensation Commission. She is graduate of Southeastern Illinois College, the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, and Southern Illinois University School of Law. After graduating from law school with honors, Molly went…

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Kisa P. Sthankiya Promoted to Partner

I am pleased to announce Kisa P. Sthankiya has been promoted to a partner with the firm. Kisa has been an aggressive advocate on behalf of the firm’s clients. She is a tireless worker driven to protect the client’s interests and obtain great results over the years. Kisa is well respected by clients, members of…

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Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Updated Personnel and Procedures – The Arbitrator Shuffle 2016

The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission – Structure and Personnel The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission is a State agency that is given the authority to resolve disputes between employees and employers involving workers’ compensation claims. The Commission is a State agency created pursuant to the authority of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act §13. The Illinois Workers’…

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Permanent Partial Disability Evaluations Under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act – Application of AMA Guidelines

Updated October 2016   Introduction and History The determination of a permanent partial disability rating has never been an easy matter in the State of Illinois.  The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission has always jealously protected its right to evaluate and determine the extent of permanent partial disability in every case.  Until recently, there were no…

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Updated Table of Rates

As you may know, the maximum and minimum rates for Worker’s Compensation change bi-annually in January and July. For your convenience, we have created a table that details the Temporary Total Disability (TTD) and Death Benefits rates, as well as Permanent Partial Disability. Download the State of Illinois Workers’ Compensation Table of Rates – July…

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