University of Illinois System
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Power & Cronin, LTDOak Brook, IL
- Amount: An estimated $500,000
- Terms: An estimated start date of 4/6/2021 through 3/5/2031
- Renewals: None
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First published Wednesday, April 7, 2021
The University awarded a contract for Legal services - Anticipation of Litigation.
To provide guidance and assistance in anticipation of litigation, enforcement action, or investigations related to workers' compensation proceedings.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for anticipated litigation, enforcement actions, or investigations. (30 ILCS 500/1-10(b)(7)) The University of Illinois System retains Power & Cronin, LTD to represent and to serve as attorney for the University in connection with specific legal matters relating to workers' compensation proceedings. Responsible decision maker, Thomas R Bearrows, University Counsel. University contract number CN-00052669
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
System Purchasing & Support Services
507 E Green
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 300-9903
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.