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Sexual Harassment at Work Happy Hours and Parties

Published: Mar 31, 2017 Sexual Harassment

As our professional and personal lives become intertwined at off-site conferences, holiday parties, and other company functions it is important to realize that just because you are physically outside of the office doesn’t mean your right to be free from harassment has been waived....

Site Design Information

Published: Feb 21, 2017 Site Design

Our firm occupies a slightly unusual niche in legal practice. We’re located in a geographic area that is suburban to rural in Southern Illinois, and we handle cases that require complex litigation — serious personal injury, class action, mass tort, and employment harassment and...

Winter Slip and Fall Accidents

Published: Feb 14, 2017 Personal Injury

It may feel like you have been suffering through winter for ages, but unfortunately, the season is not quite finished. Throughout February, you can expect temperatures as high as 60 and drastic lows of around 30 degrees. With these temperatures comes a decent amount...

Winter Road Accidents

Published: Dec 16, 2016 Auto Accident, Personal Injury

Illinois drivers face any number of hazardous road conditions throughout the long and sometimes grueling Midwest winters. On average Illinois sees at least five severe winter storms per year, which can result in limited visibility, reduced traction, difficulty braking or maneuvering, and slick pavements....

How Do Class Action Settlements Work?

Published: Nov 30, 2016 Mass Action, Personal Injury

Recently it was announced that Volkswagen agreed to one of the largest class action settlements in history due to emissions issues with its diesel engines. The settlement will total approximately $14.7 billion and affects 475,000 class members. Another recent class action settlement resulted in...

A Message to Our Customers About Coronavirus COVID-19:

A Message to Our Clients About Coronavirus COVID-19:

In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, Cates Mahoney, LLC is doing our part to comply with government warnings and restrictions. We do this out of concern for the safety, health and well-being of our clients and employees. To protect everyone from any unnecessary risk of exposure to Coronavirus (COVID-19), all future appointments will be conducted by telephone only. Walk-in appointments will not be accepted at this time. This policy will remain in place until further notice.

We appreciate your understanding during this uncertain time.