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Marcia Przeslawski Coaches Law Student Team For National ABA Arbitration Competition

Marcia Przeslawski recently coached a student team to compete in the 2021-2022 ABA Law Student Division’s regional Arbitration Competition held over the weekend of November 19  and 20, 2021. Marcia has been a volunteer coach for University of Illinois Chicago School of Law’s Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution since 2017. She coaches student arbitration teams […]

Michael Airdo and Mollie Werwas Presented on New CMS Rule Mandating COVID-19 Vaccination for Health Care Workers

Michael Airdo and Mollie Werwas recently presented to a group of long-term care facility clients regarding the new CMS Rule that took effect on November 5, 2021.  This Rule requires staff at all facilities participating in Medicare and Medicaid programs to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 4, 2022.  The presentation addressed the requirements […]

Airdo Werwas Presents a Two-Part Workshop, “Nuts and Bolts of Township Government,” at Special Meetings of the Palatine Township Board

On October 18 and November 1, 2021, Michael A. Airdo and Mark J. Kimzey presented a two-part workshop entitled, “Nuts and Bolts of Township Government,” at Special Meetings of the Palatine Township Board. Michael and Mark provided an in-depth analysis of the powers and functions of townships and the roles of township officials under Illinois […]

Michael Airdo Presents at Annual Conference Hosted by The Resource Center for Religious Institutes

Once again this year, Michael A. Airdo presented at the Annual Conference hosted by the Resource Center for Religious Institutes, which was held virtually on October 26 – 29, 2021.  Michael presented three workshops for Conference attendees on the legal and practical tips for religious institutes.  He outlined state-of-art best practices from child safety, information […]

Sean D. Hurley Obtains Win in Will County Circuit Court

Sean D. Hurley won summary judgment in favor of Lewis University in the Will County Circuit Court. At issue was whether Lewis University owed a duty of care to its adult student while that student was engaged in an extracurricular volunteer activity away from campus. The student learned of the volunteer event from a Lewis employee […]

Airdo Werwas Presents at LeadingAge Illinois 2021 Annual Meeting & Expo

Michael Airdo and Mollie Werwas are presenting on a series of topics for the LeadingAge Illinois 2021 Annual Meeting & Expo, that is being held virtually this year from June 22-24, 2021.  Michael and Mollie are speaking on the topic of “Crisis Response: What to Do When Media, Law Enforcement, and Regulatory Agencies are at […]

Airdo Werwas Presents at RCRI’s 2020 National Conference

Michael A. Airdo presented legal and practical tips for religious institutes at the annual conference hosted by the Resource Center for Religious Institutes, which was held virtually on October 23, 2020. To learn more about these topics, or for assistance in legal matters involving religious institutes, please contact Michael Airdo at [email protected] For more information about […]

Airdo Werwas Obtains Win in the Illinois Appellate Court

On July 29, 2020, the 1st District Appellate Court affirmed summary judgment in favor of Defendant Temperance Beer Company. Jorge Tafoya-Cruz & Dulce James v. Temperance Beer Company, LLC, 2020 IL App (1st) No. 1-19-0606. The defendant was represented by Mollie N. Werwas, and  Amanda Walsh of Airdo Werwas, LLC. The Appellate Court agreed that the […]

Airdo Werwas Presents at AED’s 2020 National Summit

Michael Airdo  presented on crisis management at the annual summit hosted by the Associated Equipment Distributors, which was held in Chicago, Illinois on January 14-17, 2020. Michael provided practical strategies for preventing and responding to crises, ranging from cyber threats, to natural disasters, corporate theft, and sexual harassment. AED is an international trade association representing […]

Complimentary Webinar: The Civil and Canonical Implications for Religious Institutes of “You Are the Light of the World,” The Motu Proprio of Pope Francis on Sexual Abuse

On Thursday, December 12, 2019, Airdo Werwas, LLC and the Resource Center for Religious Institutes presented a complementary webinar: The Civil and Canonical Implications for Religious Institutes of “You Are the Light of the World,” The Motu Proprio of Pope Francis on Sexual Abuse. Pope Francis issued a motu proprio, Vos estis lux mundi, “You are […]