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Illinois: “Mailbox Rule” Applies to Appeals From Commission to Circuit Courts

Reversing a decision of a state appellate court that had vacated the judgment of the circuit court as having been entered without subject matter jurisdiction because the claimant’s action for judicial review had been filed more than 20 days after the claimant's attorney received the Commission's...

You’ve Got Mail……And DE Superior Court Affirms IAB Ruling In Insurance Coverage Case

For the background, check out my post of 9/6/11, titled A Different Kind of Miracle on 34th Street…. And DE IAB Makes Postage Law . This case had to do with the issue of a work comp policy which had lapsed, with a reinstatement check being mailed on January 12, 2010; the claimant was seriously...