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Tracie Lawson Named President of Physician Partners of America 01/17/2018
State: FL | Segment: SOUTH | 59 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Physician Partners of America has named Tracie Lawson its first president. ...Read More
 
 

PTSD Presumption Bill Clears Second Committee Hurdle 01/17/2018
State: FL | Segment: SOUTH | 107 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee voted 8-0 on Tuesday to favorably report a bill that would compensate first responders for lost wages for mental injuries without corresponding physical injuries, commonly called “mental-mental” claims. ...Read More
 
 

Court Overturns Summary Judgment on Worker's Claim of Injury 01/17/2018
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 139 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A New York appellate court overturned a worker’s grant of summary judgment on the issue of liability under the Labor Law for his alleged injuries from a falling piece of rebar. ...Read More
 
 

Court Tosses Negligence Claim, Grants Judgment Under Labor Law 01/17/2018
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 180 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A New York appellate court ruled that an out-of-possession landlord was entitled to summary judgment dismissing a construction worker’s claims of negligence, but the worker was entitled to summary judgment on his claim for liability under the Labor Law. ...Read More
 
 

Contractor Sentenced for Comp Fraud and Other Crimes 01/17/2018
State: MA | Segment: NORTH | 126 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A Middleton man who posed as a licensed building contractor has been sentenced to at least two years in prison after pleading guilty to 42 charges, including workers’ compensation fraud. ...Read More
 
 

Amendments Adopted for Medical Reimbursements, Payment Rules 01/17/2018
State: TN | Segment: SOUTH | 108 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Bureau of Workers’ Compensation has adopted amendments to three rules that become effective Feb. 25, and deal with inpatient hospital and medical fee schedules and rules for medical payment. ...Read More
 
 

Agency Withdraws Expedited Rule for Intervention Practices 01/17/2018
State: MN | Segment: NORTH | 98 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings has posted notice that it intends to withdraw proposed rules under the expedited rule-making process regarding workers&rsqu...Read More
 
 

Mastermind of Pacific Hospital Scheme to Serve More Than Five Years 01/16/2018
By: Greg Jones (Deputy Editor)
State: CA | Segment: Top | 1208 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Michael D. Drobot will serve more than five years in federal prison and pay $500,000 in criminal fines for devising a scheme to pay at least $40 million in kickbacks to dozens of providers as part of a plot that federal prosecutors say generated $500 million in fraudulent bills. ...Read More
 
 

LAPD Civilian Employee Charged With Work Comp Fraud 01/16/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 495 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A retired civilian employee of the Los Angeles Police Department has been arrested on suspicion of workers’ compensation fraud, CBS Los Angeles reported Monday. ...Read More
 
 

Appropriations Committee Plans Hearing on Breast Cancer Rating Bill 01/16/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 167 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The California Assembly Appropriations Committee will hold a hearing Thursday on a bill that would specify how impairment ratings for breast cancer claims must be calculated. ...Read More
 
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