Articles Posted in June, 2013

    • If I file a workers’ compensation claim in Chicago can I be fired from my job?
    • The first question I normally hear a potential client ask me during  the initial interview process is if I make a workers’ compensation claim can my employer fire me? The answer is always yes, your employer can fire you. However, then my question for the potential client is, do you think your employer terminated you because you filed a workers’ compensation claim or because you asserted some right connected to the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act? This may provide you with the means to sue your employer in court for what is commonly known as a retaliatory discharge action.

    • Continue Reading