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Settlement Error Messages

Posted: 2023-07-20T19:09:46Z

Due to technical issues, some users may receive an error message when attempting to initiate an original settlement contract. We are working with Microsoft to resolve this issue. Should you encounter this problem, please contact

Signing in to CompFile Now Requires Multifactor Authentication

Posted: 2022-07-21T12:57:25Z

In order to ensure optimal security for your account, CompFile now requires multifactor authentication when you sign in with your username and password. If you already have a CompFile account and have not yet set up multifactor authentication, please contact your law firm administrator. If you are your firm’s law firm administrator, you have received an email with instructions on setting up your account. Once that is complete, you are required to send new invitations to all CompFile users in your firm, including your firm’s attorneys.

Call Sheets - Sequenced 5 Days Prior to the Status Call

Posted: 2022-04-27T12:57:09Z

Sequencing will now occur 5 calendar days prior to the call. A call sheet is “locked” once it is sequenced, and any filings made within 5 days of the call will not be assigned a sequence number.

Please access call sheets via 'Call Sheets Search' on this CompFile portal sign-in page.

Posted: 2021-07-19T14:37:55Z

Please note that the IWCC website link that previously displayed call sheets prior to April 21, 2021 no longer provides access to updated call sheets. To access the call sheets, click the 'Call Sheets Search' button directly above this 'News Alerts' window on this page.

Welcome to Completely Electronic Filing through CompFile!

Posted: 2021-04-21T15:41:42Z

Applications, motions, decisions, and reviews must now be filed through CompFile! The IWCC no longer accepts paper filings. Instructions, explanations, and how-to’s are available on the CompFile Implementation webpage,
For support, do not hesitate to contact us via the CompFile Feedback Option, email:, or phone: 312-814-6611.

New Joliet Setting

Posted: 2021-01-13T14:23:57Z

The New Lenox hearing site moved to Joliet effective January 1, 2021. When drafting a settlement contract, you must now select “Joliet” in the “Setting” drop-down menu for any cases previously set in New Lenox.

A Note About Expired Invitations

Posted: 2020-02-10T21:50:30Z

Remember: CompFile invitation emails expire 5 calendar days after issuance. If you encounter an "invalid invitation code" error, please ask your Law Firm Administrator to send you a new invitation email. Also, CompFile sends all outbound emails from "" Please coordinate with your I.T. staff to ensure this email address is not blocked. This is sometimes referred to as "whitelisting" an email address.