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Meeting Name: Finance Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/21/2022 9:30 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Virtual Meeting
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22-5187 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 07/27/2022approvePass Action details Not available
22-5032 1  ReportREPORT Department: Office of the Chief Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County Report Title: Report of Legal and Expert Witness Fees and Expenses Processed for Payment Report Period: July 1, 2022 to August 31, 2022 Summary: This report includes court orders for the payment of fees and associated expenses to attorneys and experts for legal services provided on behalf of indigent litigants. The orders have been processed by the Office of the Chief Judge and submitted to the Cook County Comptroller’s Office for payment during the period.recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5232 1  Special Court Case (Compliance and Complaint Administrators)Compliance/Complaint Administrator: Susan G. Feibus Case Name: Shakman, et al. v. Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County, et al. Case No.(s): 69 C 2145 Date of This Order: 08/17/2022 Unopposed Petition Number: 42 This Court Ordered Amount of this petition: $65,473.83 Paid to Date: $1,290,227.89recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5233 1  Special Court Case (Compliance and Complaint Administrators)Compliance/Complaint Administrator: The Compliance Administrator for the Cook County Assessor Case Name: Shakman, et al. v. Cook County Assessor, et al. Case No.(s): 69 C 2145 Date of This Order: 08/17/2022 Unopposed Petition Number: 161 This Court Ordered Amount of this petition: $66,802.30 Paid to Date: $4,636,411.22recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5234 1  Special Court Case (Compliance and Complaint Administrators)Compliance/Complaint Administrator: Cardelle Spangler Case Name: Shakman, et al. v. Clerk of Cook County, et al. Case No.(s): 69 C 2145 Date of This Order: 08/26/2022 Unopposed Petition Number: 26-1 This Court Ordered Amount of this petition: $23,906.33 Paid to Date: 1,019,002.38recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5230 1  Special Court Case (Special States Attorneys)Firm: Rock Fusco & Connelly, LLC. Special State's Attorney(s): John J. Rock Case Name: Lukasik, et al. v. Thomas Nortman, et al. and Loveless v. Thomas Nortman, et al. Case No.(s): 18 L 10893 and 18 L 13585 Time period: 11/01/2021 - 11-30/2021 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $167.00 Paid to Date: $53,520.37 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 01/11/2022recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5231 1  Special Court Case (Special States Attorneys)Firm: O’Mara Gleason O’Callaghan, LLC. Special State's Attorney(s): Richard Gleason Case Name: LaShawn Ezell v. City of Chicago, et al., Charles Johnson v. City of Chicago, et al., Larod Styles v. Cassidy, et al., Troshawn McCoy v. Cassidy, et al. Case No.(s): 18 C 1049, 18 C 1062, 18 C 1053, 18 C 1068 Time period: 10/01/2021 - 10/30/2021 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $3,441.00 Paid to Date: $9,657.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 12/14/2021recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5235 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Locke, Lord, Bissell & Liddell, LLP. Attorney(s): Roger R. Fross Case Name: Shakman, et al. v. Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County, et al Case No.(s): 69 C 2145 Date of This Order: 08/26/2022 Time period: 01/01/2022 - 06/30/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $14,430.00 Paid to Date: $532,873.50 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5236 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Locke, Lord, Bissell & Liddell, LLP. Attorney(s): Roger R. Fross Case Name: Shakman, et al. v. Cook County Assessor, et al Case No.(s): 69 C 2145 Date of This Order: 08/26/2022 Time period: 01/01/2022 - 06/30/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $47,059.60 Paid to Date: $1,647,285.93 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5237 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Office of the Special Prosecutor Attorney(s): Michael J. O’Rourke Case Name: Appointment of Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 95 CR 27600 Date of This Order: 08/23/2022 Time period: 08/01/2021 - 03/15/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $63,428.13 Paid to Date: $7,655,281.38 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5238 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Office of the Special Prosecutor Attorney(s): Michael J. O’Rourke Case Name: Appointment of Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 83-C-0093266-01 Date of This Order: 08/09/2022 Time period: 07/01/2021 - 06/09/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $20,755.00 Paid to Date: $7,655,281.38 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5239 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Office of the Special Prosecutor Attorney(s): Michael J. O’Rourke Case Name: Appointment of Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 88-CR-18817-01 Date of This Order: 08/23/2022 Time period: 03/01/2022 - 07-31-2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $42,685.85 Paid to Date: $7,655,281.38 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5240 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Law Office of Karla Fiaoni Attorney(s): Karla M. Fiaoni Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 99 CR 602001 & 99 CR 2602002 Date of This Order: 08/24/2022 Time period: 05/19/2022 - 08/24/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $31,171.31 Paid to Date: $6,893.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5241 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: McCarthy & Valentini, LLC. Attorney(s): Maria McCarthy Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 96 CR 0938501 Date of This Order: 08/09/2022 Time period: 07/12/2022 - 08/08/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $3,308.00 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5242 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: McCarthy & Valentini, LLC. Attorney(s): Maria McCarthy Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 88 CR 230902 Date of This Order: 08/09/2022 Time period: 07/05/2022 - 08/08/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $21,705.00 Paid to Date: $46,698.34 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5243 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: McCarthy & Valentini, LLC. Attorney(s): Maria McCarthy Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 96 CR 2563801 Date of This Order: 08/09/2022 Time period: 07/05/2022 - 08/07/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $28,475.50 Paid to Date: $53,545.50 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5244 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Ekl, Williams & Provenzale, LLC. Attorney(s): Nemura Pencyla Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 97 CR 511002 Date of This Order: 08/25/2022 Time period: 03/22/2022 - 05/01/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $3,231.25 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5245 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Reimer, Dobrovolny & LaBardi PC. Attorney(s): Nemura Pencyla Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 97 CR 511002 Date of This Order: 08/25/2022 Time period: 05/01/2022 - 08/16/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $2,268.75 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5246 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Ekl, Williams & Provenzale, LLC. Attorney(s): Nemura Pencyla Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 97 CR 2956002 Date of This Order: 08/25/2022 Time period: 03/22/2022 - 05/01/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $2,268.75 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5247 1  Special Court OrdersFirm: Reimer, Dobrovolny & LaBardi PC. Attorney(s): Nemura Pencyla Case Name: In re Special Prosecutor Case No.(s): 97 CR 2956002 Date of This Order: 08/25/2022 Time period: 05/01/2022 - 08/16/2022 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $5,912.50 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5165 1  Special Court Case (Probate)Firm: Garcia & DeCostanza Special State's Attorney(s): Ruben M. Garcia Case Name: In Re Estate of Rene Hernandez Case No.(s): 2020 P 2660 Time period: 06/05/2020 - 11/29/2020 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $2,723.75 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5166 1  Special Court Case (Probate)Firm: Monahan Law Group Special State's Attorney(s): Carla D. Fiessinger Case Name: In Re Estate of Oscar Colon Case No.(s): 2020 P 4443 Time period: 10/05/2020 - 04/26/2021 This Court Ordered Amount for fees and expenses: $3,986.58 Paid to Date: $0.00 Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A   Action details Not available
22-5141 1  Proposed Settlements (Conflicts)Case: Mulcahy v. Cook County Sheriff’s Office Case No: 17-cv-8235 Settlement Amount: $30,000.00 Department: Department of Corrections, 1239 Payable to: Colleen Mulcahy ($20,000.00); Kevin O’Connor ($10,000.00) Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: Allegation of a Civil Rights Violationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-4913 1  Proposed Settlements (Labor and Employment)Case: Briggs, Earl v. County et al. Case No: 22 CH 4515 Settlement Amount: $37,500.00 Department: 1259 - Medical Examiner Payable to: Earl Briggs and Asher, Gittler & D’Alba Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of violation of the wage payment & collection actrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5022 1  Proposed Settlements (Labor and Employment)Case: Salazar, Judith v. Dart, et al. Case No: 19 C 8057 Settlement Amount: $63,000.00 Department: 1210- Office of the Sheriff Payable to: Judith Salazar and the Law Office of Julie O. Herrera Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 06/14/2022 Subject matter: an allegation of employment discriminationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5030 1  Proposed Settlements (Labor and Employment)Case: AFSCME Council 31, Local 3315 v. Cook County Case No: 2020 CH 7431; BHR #19.03.14 Settlement Amount: $24,524.30 Department: 1260- Public Defender Payable to: Ingrid Gill-Richards Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 03/15/2022 Subject matter: an allegation of employment discriminationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5133 1  Proposed Settlements (Labor and Employment)Case: Miller, Helen v. Office of the Chief Judge Case No: 19 C 4216 Settlement Amount: $1,268,247.20 Department: 1310 - Office of the Chief Judge Payable to: $500,000 to Roeser Tanner & Graham LLC; $768,247.20 to Helen Miller Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 06/14/2022 Subject matter: an allegation of employment discriminationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5288 1  Proposed Settlements (Labor and Employment)Case: Howard, Sdahrie et al. v. County et al. Case No: 17 C 8146 Settlement Amount: $2,332,946.80 Department: 1210- Office of the Sheriff Payable to: Howard v. Cook County Settlement c/o Settlement Services Inc. Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 06/14/2022 Subject matter: an allegation of employment discriminationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5155 1  Proposed Settlements (Medical Litigation)Case: Kumcheva, Radka v. Cook County Case No: 19 L 4193 Settlement Amount: $1,360,000.00 Department: 4897 - John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County Payable to: Sheila Griffin, Ind. Admin. with Will Annexed, Est. Ivaylo Ivano, and her attys Hurst Boleky LLC Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 07/20/2022 Subject matter: Settlement of a medical litigation claim.recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5157 1  Proposed Settlements (Medical Litigation)Case: Sandra Taylor v. Cook County Case No: 21 L 4850 Settlement Amount: $185,000.00 Department: 4897 - John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County Payable to: Sandra Taylor and her attorneys Rubens Kress & Mulholland Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 07/20/2022 Subject matter: Settlement of a premises liability claim.recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5161 1  Proposed Settlements (Medical Litigation)Case: Flowers, Clarrisha (Ests. Shania Williams and Baby Girl Williams) v. Cook County Case No: 20 L 1317 Settlement Amount: $9,750,000.00 Department: 4897 John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County Payable to: Clarrisha Flowers as Ind. Adm Ests. Shania Williams and Baby Girl Williams & her attys McNabola & Associates, LLC Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 07/20/22 Subject matter: settlement of a medical malpractice claim.recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5138 1  Proposed Settlements (Municipal Litigation)Case: Robert Ross v. Cook County Assessor Case No: 2021 CH 04358 Settlement Amount: $7,500.00 Department: 1040 - County Assessor Payable to: Loevy & Loevy Attorneys at Law Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: An allegation of a FOIA violationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5139 1  Proposed Settlements (Municipal Litigation)Case: Mark D. Krause, M.D. and Sally Krause v. County of Cook Case No: 2015 L 5985 Settlement Amount: $300,000.00 Department: 4891 - Provident Hospital Payable to: Mark Krause and Sally Krause Litigation Subcommittee Approval: 07/20/2022 Subject matter: An allegation of breach of contractrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-4324 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Hughes v. Wordlaw Case No: 20 C 4049 Settlement Amount: $4,000.00 Department: 1239-Department of Corrections Payable to: Myles Hughes Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of a civil rights violationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-4771 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Davenport, Jonathan v. Dart et al. Case No: 19 C 5949 Settlement Amount: $6,000.00 Department: 1239 - Department of Corrections Payable to: Jonathan Davenport Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of a civil rights violationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5027 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Hughes, Timothy v. Preusser Case No: 20 C 1497 Settlement Amount: $6,000.00 Department: 1239 - Department of Corrections Payable to: Timothy Hughes Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of a civil rights violationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5031 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Estate of Lukasik, et al. v Nortman, et al. Case No: 18 L 10893 Settlement Amount: $8,500,000.00 Department: 1231 - Police Department Payable to: O’Hagan Meyer, LLC IOLTA Client Trust Litigation Subcommittee Approval: July 20, 2022 Subject matter: an allegation of automobile negilgencerecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5035 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Ron Brown v Dart, et al. Case No: 20 C 4193 Settlement Amount: $5,500.00 Department: 1239-Department of Corrections Payable to: Thomas G. Morrissey, Ltd. and Ron Brown Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of a civil rights violationrecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5055 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Garcia, Armando v Officer Nawara Case No: 21 L 4811 Settlement Amount: $18,500.00 Department: 1231-Police Department Payable to: Goldstein, Bender & Romanoff and Armando Garcia Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of automobile negligencerecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5142 1  Proposed Settlements (Torts and Civil Rights)Case: Ortiz-Perez, Jose v. Pasquel, et al. Case No: 20 C 3083 Settlement Amount: $2,500.00 Department: 1239 - Department of Corrections Payable to: W.B. Slaughter & Associates and Jose Ortiz-Perez Litigation Subcommittee Approval: N/A Subject matter: an allegation of civil rights violation   Action details Not available
22-5329 1 22-5329 Quarterly Litigation Disbursement Report Q3FY22ReportREPORT Department: Risk Management Report Title: Quarterly Litigation Disbursement Report - Q3 FY 2022 Report Period: 06/01/2022 - 08/31/2022 Summary: The Department of Risk Management is submitting for your information paid proposed settlements during Q3 of fiscal year 2022. Payments total $8,157,540.32recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5298 1  ReportREPORT Department: Risk Management Report Title: File and Receive Patient Arrestees Report Period: Months ending July 31, 2022, and August 31, 2022 Summary: The Department of Risk Management is submitting for your information Patient Arrestees Claims for the months ending July 31, 2022, and August 31, 2022. Payments total: $10,815.21recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5307 1  ReportREPORT Department: Risk Management Report Title: Receive and File - Self Insurance Claims Report Period: Months Ending July 31, 2022, and August 31, 2022 Summary: The Department of Risk Management is submitting for your information Self Insurance Claims for the months ending July 31, 2022, and August 31, 2022. Payments total $7,285.77recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-4736 1  ReportREPORT Department: Risk Management Report Title: Receive and File - Subrogation Claim Recoveries Report Period: Month ending 08/31/2022 Summary: Submitting for your information, a summary of Claim Recoveries for the month ending 08/31/2021 - Total Recovery: $4,268.58 - Number of Recoveries: 3recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5057 1 Ron Avelino - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Ron Avelino Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 02/02/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his right shoulder performing a training exercise while at work. Accidental Injuries: Right Shoulder Petition and Order No: 21 WC 05250 Claim Amount: $50,644.80 Attorney: Cuda Law Offices, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5059 1 Jose Chavez - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Jose Chavez Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 02/11/2022 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his left hand restraining a detainee while at work. Accidental Injuries: Left Hand Petition and Order No: 22 WC 05927 Claim Amount: $4,001.43 Attorney: Argionis & Associates, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5060 1 Anthony Ciabattari - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Anthony Ciabattari Job Title: Road Equipment Operator Department: Highway Date of Incident: 07/07/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his right foot when an asphalt roller landed on it while at work. Accidental Injuries: Right Foot Petition and Order No: 21 WC 34397 Claim Amount: $4,694.92 Attorney: N/A Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5061 1 Kimberly Crawford-Alexander Moreci - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Kimberly Crawford-Alexander Moreci Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 09/01/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her head, left hand, left knee, and right knee in an altercation with a detainee while at work. Accidental Injuries: Head; Left Hand; Left Knee; Right Knee Petition and Order No: 21 WC 09576 Claim Amount: $14,859.60 Attorney: Ankin Law Office, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5062 1 Cory Greenbaum - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Cory Greenbaum Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 03/24/2022 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his head, neck, right knee, and left knee in an altercation with a detainee while at work. Accidental Injuries: Head; Neck; Right Knee; Left Knee Petition and Order No: 22 WC 08596 Claim Amount: $11,302.80 Attorney: Argionis & Associates, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5064 1 Yolanda Lopez - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Yolanda Lopez Job Title: Deputy Sheriff II Department: Sheriff’s Office Date of Incident: 03/18/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her right foot walking down the stairs while at work. Accidental Injuries: Right Foot Petition and Order No: 21 WC 09576 Claim Amount: $24,748.81 Attorney: Larry J. Coven Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5065 1 Denise Reed - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Denise Reed Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 09/01/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her right shoulder when she tripped over a property bag while at work. Accidental Injuries: Right Shoulder Petition and Order No: 21 WC 07729 Claim Amount: $55,483.12 Attorney: Randolph C. Greune Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5066 1 Jason Strong - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Jason Strong Job Title: Police Officer Department: Police Department Date of Incident: 12/13/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his back, right shoulder, and right leg when he was struck by another vehicle while at work. Accidental Injuries: Back; Right Shoulder; Right Leg Petition and Order No: 21 WC 00543 Claim Amount: $30,331.22 Attorney: Gordon & Centracchio, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5073 1 Jacqueline Morton - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Jacqueline Morton Job Title: Social Worker Department: Social Work Services Date of Incident: 10/17/2019 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her left shoulder and left leg when she tripped over an electrical outlet. Accidental Injuries: Left shoulder, Left leg Petition and Order No: 19 WC 31777 Claim Amount: $43,975.89 Attorney: Gordon & Centracchio, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5076 1 Sean Killeen - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Sean Killeen Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 04/16/2017 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his back while responding to a fight between detainees. Accidental Injuries: Back with permanent restrictions Petition and Order No: 17 WC 21463 Claim Amount: $63,211.89 Attorney: Cullen, Haskins, Nicholson & Menchetti Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5077 1 Anthony Buscemi - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Anthony Buscemi Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 10/14/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his chest, lower and middle back while restraining a detainee. Accidental Injuries: Chest, back Petition and Order No: 21 WC 29618 Claim Amount: $10,206.00 Attorney: Argionis & Associates Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 09/04/2018 ($58,050.00)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5078 1 Luis Guadarrama - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Luis Guadarrama Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 11/04/2021; 07/08/2022 Incident/Activity: On November 4, 2021, Petitioner injured his right middle and ring fingers, and right hand while restraining a detainee. On July 8, 2022, Petitioner injured his right middle and ring fingers while restraining a detainee. Accidental Injuries: Right middle and ring fingers, right hand. Petition and Order No: 21 WC 34515 Claim Amount: $3,620.50 Attorney: Argionis & Associates Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 01/02/2020; 05/29/2020 ($24,900.00)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5079 1 Briseida Medina - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Briseida Medina Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 08/12/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her bilateral knees and right wrist during a ‘takedown’ of a combative detainee Accidental Injuries: Bilateral knees and right wrist Petition and Order No: 21 WC 24864 Claim Amount: $6,415.25 Attorney: Argionis & Associates Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 08/22/2020 ($16,550.48)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5080 1 James Harris, Jr. - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: James Harris, Jr. Job Title: Police Officer Department: County Police Department Date of Incident: 12/23/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his back in a motor vehicle accident. Accidental Injuries: Back Petition and Order No: 21 WC 09471 Claim Amount: $17,434.60 Attorney: Saks, Robinson & Rittenberg, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5082 1 Patricia Rodriguez - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Patricia Rodriguez Job Title: Translator Department: Clerk of the Circuit Court Date of Incident: 11/13/12; 12/09/2015 Incident/Activity: On November 13, 2012, Petitioner injured her back and head when she fell out of a broken chair. On December 9, 2015, Petitioner injured her head when she tripped and fell. Accidental Injuries: Back, head Petition and Order No: 12 WC 42206; 15 WC 40999 Claim Amount: $13,075.20 Attorney: Seidman, Marguilis & Fairman, LLP Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 10/19/2004 ($7,668.00)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5085 1 Christian Hawkonsen - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Christian Hawkonsen Job Title: Deputy Sheriff Department: Court Services Division Date of Incident: 03/28/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner contracted COVID-19 at the workplace. Accidental Injuries: Respiratory Petition and Order No: 20 WC 010173 Claim Amount: $8,366.90 Attorney: Aleksy Belcher LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 08/06/2012 ($11,489.87); 02/02/2021 ($6,535.53); 01/07/2022 (pending)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5092 1 Samuel Sandoval - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Samuel Sandoval Job Title: Trainee Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 10/13/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his back during physical training. Accidental Injuries: Back Petition and Order No: 22 WC 03046 Claim Amount: $4,392.00 Attorney: Whiteside & Goldberg, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5094 1 Ezequiel Velazquez - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Ezequiel Velazquez Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 12/11/2018 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his right wrist and right elbow while swinging a baton. Accidental Injuries: Right hand, right elbow Petition and Order No: 19 WC 1308 Claim Amount: $89,281.54 Attorney: Gordon & Centracchio, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: 01/06/2006 ($5,000.00); 01/14/2006 (dismissed); 11/01/2017 ($8,945.60); 01/20/2022 (pending)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5095 1 Darrell Spencer - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Darrell Spencer Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 03/27/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner contracted COVID-19 at the workplace. Accidental Injuries: Respiratory Petition and Order No: 20 WC 10261 Claim Amount: $10,000.00 Attorney: Vitell & Spitz, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 05/04/2018 ($41,508.60); 06/18/2022 (pending)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5096 1 David McDaniel - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: David McDaniel Job Title: Youth Development Specialist Department: Juvenile Temporary Detention Center Date of Incident: 02/10/2020; 01/03/2022; 01/24/2022 Incident/Activity: On February 10, 2020, Petitioner injured his right hand and right leg while breaking up a fight between residents. On January 3, 2022, Petitioner injured his lower back while restraining a resident. On January 24, 2022, Petitioner injured his right leg while restraining a resident. Accidental Injuries: Right hand, right leg, back Petition and Order No: 20 WC 17047 Claim Amount: $15,730.80 Attorney: Saks, Robinson & Rittenberg, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5097 1 Darryl Anthony - 9/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Darryl Anthony Job Title: Police Officer Department: Police Date of Incident: 12/9/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his head, neck, lower back, and right shoulder in a motor vehicle accident. Accidental Injuries: Head; Neck; Lower Back; and Right Shoulder Petition and Order No: 21 WC 33988 Claim Amount: $23,427.75 Attorney: Gerald Connor Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5098 1 Coamo Cartagena - 9/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Coamo Cartagena Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 4/22/2021, 6/29/2021 and 10/21/2021; Unfiled Claims 2/1/2021, 2/19/20, and 1/2/202221 Incident/Activity: On February 1, 2021, Petitioner was injured while trying to subdue a detainee. On February 19, 2021, Petitioner was injured during emergency takedown of a detainee. On April 22, 2021, Petitioner injured his left knee and right elbow while breaking up a fight between detainees. On June 29, 2021, Petitioner's right hand was crushed while handcuffing a detainee. On October 21, 2021, Petitioner injured his right hand and right elbow while trying to restrain and handcuff a detainee. On January 2, 2022, Petitioner was injured during altercation with detainee. Accidental Injuries: Left Knee; Right Elbow; and Right Hand Petition and Order No: 21 WC 11556; 21 WC 32056; 21 WC 32058 Claim Amount: $24,990.20 Attorney: Al Koritsaris and Law Offices of Argionis & Assoiciates, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5099 1 Thomas James - 9/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Thomas James Job Title: Custodial II Department: Facilities Management Date of Incident: 10/22/2014/14/2015 Incident/Activity: On October 22, 2014, Petitioner injured his lumbar spine when he tripped on a floor mat. On October 14, 2015, Petitioner felt pain in his lumbar spine after lifting a box. Accidental Injuries: Lumbar Spine Petition and Order No: 15 WC 36136 Claim Amount: $24,595.20 Attorney: Michael Casey and Vrdolyak Law Group LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5100 1 Sofia Kanel - 9/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Sofia Kanel Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse II Department: Cermak Hospital Date of Incident: 3/11/2014 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her bilateral knees, right hip and right buttocks when she tripped and fell in front of a doorway. Accidental Injuries: Bilateral Knees; Right Hip; and Right Buttocks Petition and Order No: 14 WC 13779 Claim Amount: $56,324.52 Attorney: Joseph Vitell and Vitell and Spitz, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: 7/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: 7/24/2000 and 2/5/2001 ($9,950.00)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5101 1 Keith Nunnally - 9/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Keith Nunnally Job Title: Road Maintenance Supervisor Department: Highway Date of Incident: 4/1/2019 Incident/Activity: Petitioner was injured while removing two tires from the side of the road and loading them into the truck. Accidental Injuries: Left Shoulder Petition and Order No: 19 WC 027444 Claim Amount: $101,733.75 Attorney: Benjamin Good and Goldstein, Aiossa & Good, LLC Date of Subcommittee Approval: 7/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5102 1 Jonathan Smith - 9/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Jonathan Smith Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Corrections Date of Incident: 4/16/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner alleged he was injured through exposure to Covid-19. Accidental Injuries: Whole Body Petition and Order No: 20 WC 10485 Claim Amount: $4,183.00 Attorney: Jill Wagner and Disparti Law Group Date of Subcommittee Approval: N/A Prior/pending claims: N/Arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5106 1 Jessica Los - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Jessica Los Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 04/22/2012 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her right shoulder, right hip, right knee, right arm, and right hand restraining a detainee. Accidental Injuries: Right shoulder, right hip, right knee, right arm, right hand Petition and Order No: 13 WC 00983 Claim Amount: $109,727.75 Attorney: Michael A. Higgins Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5111 1 Michelle Mentz - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Michelle Mentz Job Title: Deputy Sheriff Department: Court Services Division Date of Incident: 08/14/2019 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her back during a motor vehicle accident. Accidental Injuries: Back Petition and Order No: 19 WC 31463 Claim Amount: $13,402.22 Attorney: Ridge & Downes Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 09/25/2012 ($10,000.00)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5143 1 Andre Roman - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Andre Roman Job Title: Correctional Officer Department: Department of Corrections Date of Incident: 06/17/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his left arm when he slipped and fell in water on the floor. Accidental Injuries: Left arm Petition and Order No: 20 WC 22853 Claim Amount: $24,675.00 Attorney: Cuda Law Offices, LTD. Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 05/24/2016; 09/17/2016; 07/12/2017; 06/14/2018; 10/13/2018 ($34,389.62)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5144 1 Raymond Farmer - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Raymond Farmer Job Title: Operating Engineer Department: Provident Hospital Date of Incident: 08/30/2021 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured his left knee when he tripped and fell. Accidental Injuries: Left leg Petition and Order No: 21 WC 26351 Claim Amount: $19,140.47 Attorney: The Law Offices of Scott B. Shapiro, P.C. Date of Subcommittee Approval: n/a Prior/pending claims: 03/08/2018 (dismissed)recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5145 1 Martha Lira - 09/21/22Workers' Compensation ClaimsEmployee: Martha Lira Job Title: Clerk Department: Cook County Clerk’s Office Date of Incident: 08/03/2020 Incident/Activity: Petitioner injured her back when she slipped and fell in water. Accidental Injuries: Back Petition and Order No: 20 WC 19115 Claim Amount: $79,607.66 Attorney: Brian J. McManus & Associates, Ltd. Date of Subcommittee Approval: 07/27/2022 Prior/pending claims: n/arecommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-5324 1 22-5324 Risk Management Workers Compensation Settlement (Claim No. 201907564)Workers' Compensation Claims (Risk Management)Employee: Lukas, Todd S Job Title: County Police Officer Department: Police Department Date of Incident: 10/02/2019 Incident/Activity: Driver struck EE vehicle in a head on collision. (Neck, Lower Back, Left Calf, Headache) Accidental Injuries: Multiple Body Parts (Including Body Systems and Body Parts) Petition and Order No: 19 WC 029919 Claim Amount: $4,183.45 Attorney: Raymond P Garza Date of Subcommittee Approval: 09/01/2022 Prior/pending claims: The Department of Risk Management is submitting for your information the attached claims summary with all prior and pending claims.   Action details Not available
22-5314 1 22-5314 Receive and File - Workers' Compensation Claims Payments - July 2022Workers' Compensation Claims (Risk Management)REPORT Department: Risk Management Report Title: Receive and File - Workers’ Compensation Claim Payments Report Period: 7/1/2022-7/31/2022 Summary: The Department of Risk Management is submitting for your information Workers’ Compensation Claim Payments for the month ending July 2022. Payments total $1,577,523.32recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5316 1 22-5316 Receive and File - Workers' Compensation Claims Payments - August 2022Workers' Compensation Claims (Risk Management)REPORT Department: Risk Management Report Title: Receive and File - Workers’ Compensation Claim Payments Report Period: 8/1/2022-8/31/2022 Summary: The Department of Risk Management is submitting for your information Workers’ Compensation Claim Payments for the month ending August 2022. Payments total $1,355,866.22recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5041 1 Analysis of Revenues and Expenses for the Period Ending 7/31/2022ReportAnalysis of Revenues and Expenses for the Period Ending 7/31/2022recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-5038 1 Analysis of Revenues and Expenses for the Period Ending 6/30/2022ReportAnalysis of Revenues and Expenses for the Period Ending 6/30/2022recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-3224 1  ReportREPORT Department: CCH Report Title: CCH Monthly Report Report Period: August 2022 Summary: This report is provided in accordance with Resolution 14-4311 approved by the County Board on 7/23/14recommend for receiving and filingPass Action details Not available
22-3931 1 Elected Official Compensation Review OrdinanceOrdinancePROPOSED ORDINANCE ELECTED OFFICIAL COMPENSATION REVIEW ORDINANCE BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Chapter 2 - ADMINISTRATION, ARTICLE I. - IN GENERAL, Section _____ of the Cook County Code is hereby enacted as Follows: Sec. x-x. Compensation Review of Elected Officials. (a) The Cook County Bureau of Human Resources shall commission an independent Compensation and Market Survey to determine if the current compensation of the following elected officials is in line with similarly situated positions nationwide or if increases are warranted: (1) President of the Cook County Board (2) Finance Chairman of the Cook County Board (3) Each Elected Commissioner of the Cook County Board (4) Cook County Assessor (5) Cook County Clerk (6) Cook County Sheriff (7) Cook County Treasurer (8) Members of the Board of Review (9) Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County The Compensation and Market Survey shall be filed with the Finance Committee of the Cook County Board of Commissioners by December 31, 2024 and every four years recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available
22-4706 1 REQUESTING A MEETING OF THE COOK COUNTY FINANCE COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ADDRESS ACCESS TO CAPITAL CHALLENGES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES IN COOK COUNTYResolutionPROPOSED SUBSTITUTE TO FILE 22-4706 Sponsored by: KEVIN B. MORRISON, Cook County Board of Commissioners PROPOSED RESOLUTION REQUESTING A MEETING OF THE COOK COUNTY FINANCE COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ADDRESS ACCESS TO CAPITAL CHALLENGES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES IN COOK COUNTY WHEREAS, the Cook County Policy Roadmap, presented by President Preckwinkle in 2018, emphasizes creating Vital Communities through a goal of pursuing inclusive economic and community growth by supporting residents, growing businesses, attracting investment, and nurturing talent; and WHEREAS, the Cook County Policy Roadmap section on Vital Communities contains the objective to, support expanded opportunities for local businesses, women or Black, Brown, Indigenous Nations, and Asian American-owned businesses and firms owned by people living with disabilities and a goal to expand Cook County’s toolbox of available resources for small- and medium-sized businesses and entrepreneurs; and WHEREAS, the Board of Commissioners supports that goal and seeks to see greater opportunity for small businaccept as substitutedPass Action details Not available
22-4706 2 REQUESTING A MEETING OF THE COOK COUNTY FINANCE COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ADDRESS ACCESS TO CAPITAL CHALLENGES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES IN COOK COUNTYResolutionPROPOSED SUBSTITUTE TO FILE 22-4706 Sponsored by: KEVIN B. MORRISON, Cook County Board of Commissioners PROPOSED RESOLUTION REQUESTING A MEETING OF THE COOK COUNTY FINANCE COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES TO ADDRESS ACCESS TO CAPITAL CHALLENGES FOR SMALL BUSINESSES IN COOK COUNTY WHEREAS, the Cook County Policy Roadmap, presented by President Preckwinkle in 2018, emphasizes creating Vital Communities through a goal of pursuing inclusive economic and community growth by supporting residents, growing businesses, attracting investment, and nurturing talent; and WHEREAS, the Cook County Policy Roadmap section on Vital Communities contains the objective to, support expanded opportunities for local businesses, women or Black, Brown, Indigenous Nations, and Asian American-owned businesses and firms owned by people living with disabilities and a goal to expand Cook County’s toolbox of available resources for small- and medium-sized businesses and entrepreneurs; and WHEREAS, the Board of Commissioners supports that goal and seeks to see greater opportunity for small businrecommend for approval as substitutedPass Action details Not available