Recent Blog Posts
On September 27, Mollie Werwas and Jeanne Zeiger spoke at the Annual Conference for the National Forum for Environmental & Toxic Tort Issues (FETTI). Mollie and Jeanne’s presentation, entitled “Who’s in Charge: Controlling the Defense, RORs, and Declaratory Actions,” focused on issues that arise between insurers and policy holders when defending litigation that involves coverage […]
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.
Colette L. Kopon and Michael A. Airdo won a major victory in Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois on August 1, 2018. The Court found in favor of all parties objecting to a proposed settlement between the Trustee and an insurance carrier that would have otherwise enjoined the objecting parties from pursuing their […]
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 […]
By Jeanne M. Zeiger Based on information contained in the insurer’s own claim file note, the Illinois Appellate Court found an insurer had a duty to defend its insured’s subcontractor, continuing the recent trend of expanding materials that a court may consider in determining the duty to defend. In Pekin Insurance Company v. AAA-1 Masonry […]
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 […]