Welcome to the Summer 2020 edition of the Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance Corner.
The Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal improvements were rolled out on July 13, 2020.
The Office of Management and Budget recently updated the timing for the release of the long-awaited proposed rule addressing liability, no-fault and workers’ compensation settlements.
Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission Transitions to Electronic Filing System
6.30.2020 William Lowry, Jr. Blog
The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission is transitioning to a fully electronic filing system.
COVID-19 Update: EEOC and OSHA Issue Supplemental Reopening Guidance
6.17.2020 Anne-Marie Foster Blog
The EEOC and OSHA recently issued supplemental guidance to help employers navigate reopening the workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bill Lowry will be speaking at a webinar for the Illinois Chamber of Commerce July 15th from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. CST.
Governor Pritzker Signs Bill Adding Rebuttable Presumption Subsection to the Workers’ Occupational Diseases Act
6.8.2020 Padraig McCoid Blog
On June 8, 2020, Governor Pritzker signed HB 2455/PA 101-633 into law, adding a new subsection to the Workers’ Occupational Diseases Act (820 ILCS 310/1).
6.2.2020 Firm News
This is the second post in a series addressing guidance for employers on operating safely during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Daniel Ugaste was recently quoted in an article by Chicago Daily Law Bulletin.