CM Appellate Practice Group Chair Melinda Kollross To Discuss U.S. Supreme Court Practice At DuPage County Bar Association 2022 Mega Meeting
Shareholder Melinda Kollross, Chair of Clausen Miller’s Appellate Group, is one of three panelists presenting at the upcoming 2022 DuPage County Bar Association (DCBA) CBA Mega Meeting on Friday, March 4, 2022 (via Zoom). She is part of a distinguished panel addressing written advocacy before the United States Supreme Court.
Clausen Miller Congratulates Its 2022 Super Lawyers
Clausen Miller is pleased to announce the following attorneys as Illinois Super Lawyers/Rising Stars in their designated practices:
Super Lawyer Appellate – 2022
Carl M. Perri Named Managing Partner Of Clausen Miller’s New York And New Jersey Offices
Clausen Miller P.C. is pleased to announce that shareholder Carl M. Perri has been named Managing Partner of the firm’s New York and New Jersey offices, and will oversee the Firm’s day-to-day operations at these offices.
Announcing “Clausen Coverage Cares”
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
– Margaret Mead
Who says Liability Insurance Coverage attorneys are all opinions and no action?
Rob Stern Appointed Vice President On The Board Of Directors Of The National Association Of Subrogation Professionals
Clausen Miller P.C. is pleased to announce that Robert Stern, Chair of the firm’s Subrogation Department, has been selected by the Board of Directors of the National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) to serve as Vice President on the Board’s Executive Committee.
Clausen Miller P.C. Announces The Retirement Of Its Florida Managing Partner, Anne E. Kevlin
The Clausen Miller family sends its warmest congratulations and best wishes to shareholder Anne E. Kevlin on her retirement, which is effective October 29, 2021.
We thank Anne for her invaluable contributions, especially for her leadership in helping firm President Dennis D.
Insurer Wins First Appellate Decision Addressing COVID-19 Business Interruption Coverage
By Melinda S. Kollross
In the first appellate decision nationwide addressing business interruption coverage for COVID-19 pandemic related losses, the Eighth Circuit ruled for the insurer, holding that Cincinnati Insurance Company does not have to pay an Iowa dental clinic for losses due to government-imposed COVID-19 restrictions.
Yolanda Wells Promoted To Manager
of Human Resources
Clausen Miller P.C. and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce that Yolanda Wells has assumed new responsibilities as the Firm’s Manager of Human Resources. Yolanda will plan, lead, and implement the Firm’s HR policies and benefits programs for our staff,
Clausen Miller Partners Educate The Illinois Bar By Authoring Chapters In The Illinois Institute Of Continuing Legal Education Handbook On Chancery And Special Remedies
Clausen Miller Partners Don Sampen, Joseph Ferrini and Ed Kay again have demonstrated their commitment to excellence in the legal profession by authoring two Chapters for the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education Handbook entitled “Chancery and Special Remedies.”
Ed Kay and Don Sampen authored a chapter on the “Principles of Contempt” fully examining all the substantive and procedural “ins and outs” of civil direct and indirect contempt and criminal direct and indirect contempt and appellate issues regarding these contempt proceedings.
TMI!: HIPAA Informs State Law Negligence Claims
By Paul V. Esposito
Americans value their privacy. They particularly value it regarding medical matters. The reasons are many. A disclosure of private medical information can adversely impact a person’s employment. It can call unwanted attention to a person’s condition.