201501.01
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Attributes Plane/Horseback

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Bringing Jim back to life and introducing his new partner, Tracy Jones called for a significant change in direction.  After 2 plus years of animated commercials we went back to the real world.  The firm name changed to Black & Jones with the addition of Tracy Jones as Jim’s new partner.  This commercial parallels the…

201501.01
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Attributes Backpack/Car

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Bringing Jim back to life and introducing his new partner, Tracy Jones called for a significant change in direction. After 2 plus years of animated commercials we went back to the real world. The firm name changed to Black & Jones with the addition of Tracy Jones as Jim’s new partner. This commercial is the…

201406.24
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Gloria completes a half marathon

Gloria quietly put before herself the challenge of running a half marathon. She trained and trained and train. She focused all of her energy and determination in pushing herself all 13.1 miles and SHE DID IT.

201406.17
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Bill Wojnarowski a new asscociate

Bill was born and raised in Waukegan, Illinois. Bill graduated from Waukegan High School in 2006, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2010, where Bill received his Bachelor of Arts, and from Northern Illinois University College of Law in 2013, where Bill received my Juris Doctorate. Bill graduated law school cum laude, was…

201406.13
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Victory for injured workers

Tracy Jones won a significant victory for injured workers. The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act requires that an injured worker give the employer notice of the work injury within 45 days of the injury. (Some employers have a company policy which requires notice sooner than 45 days.) For the sudden traumatic event this usually is not…

201404.03
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Peggy a paralegal in Social Security

Peggy is a paralegal in the Social Security Disability department of the Law Office of Jim Black and associates.  She sees the face of the disabled and understands how dire the situation can be for many waiting to receive something to help them survive.  This empathy motivates Peggy to do all she can to help…

201401.08
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A new year

A new year is seeing significant changes at the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission (Commission). The Commission has rotated new arbitrators into the Rockford venue. My office is familiar with all three arbitrators having tried many cases in front of each.  My office looks forward to working with the new arbitrators moving cases to settlement or…

201312.13
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Holiday party

Friday December 7th The Law Office of Jim Black closed for the afternoon to celebrate the holidays at Franchesco’s . It was great to get together as a group away from the office and the demands and enjoy each other’s company.