ADULT OCCUPATIONAL LEAD EXPOSURE Many occupations involve lead exposure or potential lead exposure. Obviously lead mining, refining and smelting present risks of exposure. Many electricians can be exposed when their work includes lead splicing (“tinning”) […]
(Chicago – 9/14/2018) It took less than 1.5 hours for a jury to return a unanimous verdict tonight in favor of our clients against an insurance company for refusing to pay the full insurance policy […]
The tragic death of a family member resulting from the negligence of another person (such as an over-tired semi-truck driver ), triggers a claim under the Illinois Wrongful Death Act. 740 ILCS 180/1. The Act […]
The Chicago Personal Injury Attorneys at DeBlasio & Gower LLC recently obtained a $95,000 settlement for a client injured when the cab cover of a pick-up truck became air borne. The client sustained multiple back […]
(Chicago) In a wrongful death case that involved the tragic shooting death of Rekia Boyd by an off-duty Chicago police officer, the attorneys at DeBlasio & Gower obtained a $750,000 settlement for ten (10) of […]
For parents expecting the arrival of a new born child, the anticipation and excitement can be one of the best experiences an adult can have. Parents pray for their baby to be born healthy. Unfortunately, […]
As reported in The State Journal-Register, a Macoupin County school district can’t sue an architectural firm for building a school on an underground coal mine that later collapsed, because the school district waited too long to […]
Some employers ask their employees to sign non-compete agreements. But are those agreements enforceable?