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Ganan & Shapiro Fall Seminar – 2019

Ganan & Shapiro will be presenting its annual complimentary fall seminar on Wednesday, October 23, 2019.  Topics will include: –  A medical professional to discuss upper extremity conditions and IME strategies; – A physical therapist to discuss functional capacity evaluations; – Transitional Duty Employment with a charitable organization as a method of vocational rehabilitation; –.


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More Ganan & Shapiro Victories

The attorneys at Ganan & Shapiro defend thousands of claims throughout the state of Illinois on behalf of a variety of employers. It is our goal to handle these claims in the most aggressive and expeditious manner possible, working with our clients to defend their businesses and keep claim costs at a minimum. To that.


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Commission Issues New Rates

The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission has posted new benefit rates, based on the recent calculation of the State Average Weekly Wage (SAWW) by the Illinois Department of Employment Security. Section 8 of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act sets forth the formulas for determining the minimum and maximum rates to apply for various types of benefits,.


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Brrr…Offices Closed due to Weather

Due to the historically low temperatures which will be blasting from the Arctic through the midwest this week, both the Chicago and Peoria offices of Ganan & Shapiro will be closed on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 and Thursday, January 31, 2019.  Our attorneys have the capability to work remotely via laptop and cell phone, however,.


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A Visit from St. Nicholas

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there; The children were nestled all snug in their beds; While visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads; And.


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