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Wickert: Insurers Seek Reimbursement for High Cost of Opioid Addiction 12/01/2017
By: Gary L. Wickert
State: NA | Segment: Top | 542 | 0
Big Pharma is having a Big Tobacco moment. ...Read More
 
 

Alves: The Six-Month Rule 11/30/2017
By: Farai M. Alves
State: CA | Segment: Top | 367 | 0 | Popular with Legal
This article addresses the infamous six-month rule, what exactly the rule is, how far it can be taken and how to stop it from being taken too far. It is not the purpose of this article to delve into whether, and to what extent, a psyche claim can still be alleged post-January 2013. ...Read More
 
 

Gold: Reducing WC Admin Costs, TCOR and One-Day Settlements 11/29/2017
By: Paul Gold
State: NA | Segment: Top | 344 | 0 | Popular with Legal
We have a problem in the workers' compensation industry. It’s an expensive, inefficient and time-consuming problem. This problem involves an archaic process that nobody likes, but to which everyone continues to subscribe. ...Read More
 
 

Langham: New York Settlements and Fees 11/28/2017
By: David Langham
State: NA | Segment: Top | 246 | 0
An interesting paper was published in July by the Center for Law and Social Science. It is a statistical analysis of aspects of litigation in New York focused upon data found in "closing ...Read More
 
 
Grinberg: Knowledge of WC Rights Precludes Need for Claim Form 11/27/2017
By: Gregory Grinberg
State: CA | Segment: Top | 366 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Here's an interesting, if unpublished, decision. Remember, folks: If you cite an unpublished decision in California you will be thrown in a gulag and will get no potatoes this winter. The matter is that of Bolanos v. WCAB and Jimenez. Bolanos was a buildi...Read More
 
 

Langham: Mediation Success and Adding Capacity 11/22/2017
By: David Langham
State: FL | Segment: Top | 732 | 0
Mediation in workers' compensation is an area in which Florida was the pioneer. ...Read More
 
 

Keefe: The Biggest Claims Mistake Adjusters Make 11/21/2017
By: Eugene Keefe
State: IL | Segment: Top | 298 | 0
We see it over and over and over again. When it happens, we try to smile and provide simple logic and common sense. We are not sure how it started, but however this concept began, we recommend putting it on the garbage pile of bad ideas that won’t work out. ...Read More
 
 

Young: QME Online Training 11/20/2017
By: Julius Young
State: CA | Segment: Top | 311 | 0
The Division of Worker's Compensation has now unveiled an online qualified medical evaluator training module. ...Read More
 
 

Langham: Staffing, Compensation and Opt Out 11/17/2017
By: David Langham
State: NA | Segment: Top | 525 | 0
People are talking about workers' compensation, perhaps more today than ever. This is the third in an 11-post series that attempts to overview various perspectives heard from system observers and participants. The point is that discussion is good, and if this series generates debate and ...Read More
 
 
Grinberg: Fraud Conviction Does Not Bar WC Benefits 11/16/2017
By: Gregory Grinberg
State: CA | Segment: Top | 367 | 0
You know, there is this wonderful movie that is not very well known. It’s called "Johnny Dangerously," and therein lies a wonderful quote by the titular character: “Remember, kid, crime doesn’t pay … well, [as Dangerously climbs into his ill-gotten limousin...Read More
 
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