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FIRM ACTIVITIES & DECISIONS OF INTEREST

On August 29, Aimee Lipkis gave a lecture on “Liability Concerns with Social Media/EHR” to third-year podiatry students at Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago.

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Cray Huber participated in the Communities That Care “Back-to-School” program.  This program provides new backpacks and school supplies to low income students grade 1-8 who, with encouragement and inspiration, have the opportunity to start and stay in school.

On June 20, Scott Pfeiffer co-presented on “Medical and Legal Aspects of Food Flavoring Cases:  How to Avoid a Bad Aftertaste” to Brandywine Group personnel.

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On June 15, Scott Pfeiffer co-presented on the topic entitled “Pitfalls to Avoid When Handling a New Claim” at CLM Focus Nashville.

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Scott Pfeiffer is a member of a team promoting TIDA at the TCA 2022 Annual Safety & Security Meeting in Nashville, TN where attendees have opportunities to network and learn about services and the latest products.

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Aimee Lipkis has been appointed to serve a fifth term on the ISBA Tort Law Section Council from 2022-2023.

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Dan Cray and Mike Huber have been awarded with the AV Preeminent Judicial Edition by Martindale Hubbell which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards reflecting the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary.

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On May 12, Aimee Lipkis gave a lecture on “Patient Bullying:  Tape Recording, Threats of Lawsuits, Negative Reviews, Requests for Refunds, Board Complaints and How to Cope” at The Women’s Conference in Las Vegas, NV.

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Scott Pfeiffer has joined the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel as a member.  To learn more about the FDCC, please visit www.thefederation.org.

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Dan CrayMike HuberSteve Heil, and Ben Beringer have been selected by Law & Politics (Chicago magazine and Illinois Super Lawyers magazine) as 2022 Illinois Super Lawyers.

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Zachary Shook has been selected by Chicago magazine and Illinois Super Lawyers magazine as a 2022 Rising Star.

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Dan CrayMike HuberSteve Heil, and Ben Beringer have been named as Leading Lawyers for 2022 by Leading Lawyers magazine pursuant to the recommendation of their peers and approval by the Leading Lawyers Advisory Board. The distinction of being a Leading Lawyer has been earned by fewer than 5% of all lawyers licensed to practice law in Illinois.

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Dan Cray has been nominated as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the fields of Life Sciences and Product Liability Defense by Who’s Who Legal.