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2018 Leading Lawyers – Andy Kopon

Kopon Airdo Congratulates Andrew Kopon Jr. on being recognized by his peers in the 2018 Leading Lawyer Publication. Andy’s impressive results have earned him a reputation as one of the leading trial lawyers in the city of Chicago and around the country. Congratulations Andy! Click here to view the full article.  

Andrew Kopon Jr., Immediate Past President of the International Association of Defense Counsel Recently Completed His One-Year Term of Office as the President of the IADC

Andrew Kopon Jr., Immediate Past President of the International Association of Defense Counsel, recently completed his one-year term of office as the President of the IADC at its Annual Meeting in Lisbon, Portugal. His focus during his year at the helm of the prestigious IADC was on the Rule of Law, Diversity and Inclusion, and […]

Michael A. Airdo and Lori Airdo address the “First-Timers” at the Annual Meeting of the International Association of Defense Counsel in Lisbon, Portugal

Michael and Lori Airdo served as the Chairs of the “First-Timers” program for the IADC at its Annual Meeting in Lisbon, Portugal. Michael and Lori were pleased to welcome twenty-eight IADC members to their first IADC major meeting. They coordinated exciting programs to welcome the IADC members and their families to the IADC.  

Andrew Kopon Jr., President of the International Association of Defense Counsel, Spoke at the 2018 IADC Singapore Corporate Counsel Symposium Sponsored in Conjunction with the Singapore Corporate Counsel Association

IADC President, Andrew Kopon Jr., was a panelist at the 2018 IADC Singapore Corporate Counsel Symposium, on May 10, 2018, where he spoke on sexual harassment litigation in North America. For more information regarding the Symposium, please visit: https://www.iadclaw.org  

Who’s Who Legal: Life Sciences 2018

Kopon Airdo, LLC congratulates Andrew Kopon, Jr. on being recognized by his peers as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the field of product liability litigation in the latest publication of Who’s Who Legal: Life Science 2018. Congratulations!    

Complimentary Webinar: Medicinal and Recreational Marijuana in the Workplace

Maureen Murphy

On Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST, Kopon Airdo, LLC  will present our Complimentary Webinar: Medicinal and Recreational Marijuana in the Workplace. While more and more states are legalizing marijuana for medical and/or recreational purposes, marijuana use remains illegal under federal law, creating challenges for employers. In this webinar, Maureen Murphy and Colette […]

Complimentary Webinar – Data Privacy and Regulation: Understanding Your Obligations and Exposures

On Tuesday, May 1, 2018,  Kopon Airdo, LLC  presented our Complimentary Webinar – Data Privacy and Regulation: Understanding Your Obligations and Exposures. Collecting and storing data about employees, customers, donors, students, and patients is an integral part of every business’s operations. Maintaining that data safely and securely introduces risks and liabilities, particularly as the laws […]

Kopon Airdo Presented at LeadingAge Illinois’s 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo

Michael A. Airdo

Michael Airdo and Mollie Werwas  presented at LeadingAge Illinois’s 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo, which ran from April 17-19, 2018, at the Schaumburg Convention Center.  Michael and Mollie  spoke on two topics: Defending the Wound Care Case and Resident Privacy: Minimizing the Risks of Identity Theft.  For more information regarding LeadingAge Illinois and the 2018 […]

Andy and Lynn Kopon Received the Founder’s Award from De La Salle Institute at its Great Futures Gala

Kopon Airdo, LLC  is pleased to announce that  Andy and Lynn Kopon received the Founder’s Award from De La Salle Institute at its Great Futures Gala on April 20, 2018. Congratulations! If you are interested in information regarding the  Great Futures Gala, please click here.

Michael A. Airdo Moderated a Panel Entitled, “Innovations in ADR,” at the IADC’s Midyear Meeting

Michael A. Airdo

Michael A. Airdo moderated a Panel entitled, “Innovations in ADR,” at the IADC’s Midyear Meeting in La Quinta, California, on February 12, 2018.  The panelists discussed mediation and arbitration in Asia, using a “mock arbitration” in the UK and Middle East, and techniques to settle difficult cases.  Mr. Airdo also held a workshop on Board […]