Five Nyhan Attorneys to Share Insights at ISIA’s 45th Annual Meeting & Educational Seminar

10.11.2023 Presentations

Select Nyhan attorneys will participate in the upcoming collaborative annual seminar jointly hosted by the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and the Illinois Self-Insurers’ Association (ISIA) set to take place on Tuesday, October 17 at the DoubleTree Hilton Lisle from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The seminar will include a variety of workshops and discussions, and firm attorneys will participate in the following presentation:

8:30 – 9 a.m.: As the Executive Director of the ISIA, Keith Herman will join Illinois Chamber of Commerce and ISIA leadership to provide an introducation and opening remarks.

9 – 9:45 a.m.: Thereafter and as part of the General Session, Lisa Azoory-Keller and Adam Cox will join other legal professionals in providing case law updates, recent developments in Springfield and current issues and trends at the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission.

10:15 – 11:05 a.m.: Norman Burdick will lead the third workshop, in a series of four, on “Illinois Workers’ Compensation Fraud Law and Practice” to share:

  • Tactics employees use to commit workers’ compensation fraud
  • An in-depth analysis of relevant provisions of the Worker’s Compensation Fraud Act
  • Guidance on filing a criminal workers’ compensation fraud complaint
  • The penalties that are imposed on employees upon conviction
  • Examples of previous fraudulent cases

3 – 3:45 p.m.: In the Roundtable Discussion with Q&A, Christopher Gibbons will help discuss how obesity drives cost and risk.

For more details and to register, see the ISIA’s website.

The ISIA is a non-profit organization dedicated to representing and promoting the interests of self-insured employers and high-deductible employers in Illinois. The organization provides various benefits to its members, including legislative initiatives, discussion forums and communication vehicles on issues regarding regulation of self-insurance, and the administration of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act.

Nyhan is a dynamic, diverse, and dedicated community of experienced attorneys and support professionals who listen, pursue excellence, keep promises, and deliver immediate results related to Workers’ Compensation, Employment, Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance, as well as Civil Litigation, and Employee Workers’ Compensation Fraud matters.