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The current chief executive officer of the Arkansas Workers' Compensation Commission will become the first female circuit judge in Saline County when her one-year bench appointment begins Dec. 18.
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra accused Orange County janitorial contracting company One Source Facility Solution and its chief executive officer of unfair competition violations that include underreporting payroll to a workers’ compensation carrier, failure to pay minimum wage a...Read More
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The New Mexico Advisory Council on Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Disease Disablement will preview potential activity for the 2018 legislative session when it meets Dec. 7 in Albuquerque.
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A Northern California applicants’ attorney facing up to two years in federal prison for crimes that included paying $400,000 in client referral fees to a union boss will be confined to his home for the next three months.
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U.S. District Court Judge George H. Wu scheduled another conference to discuss language for the preliminary injunction that he said in October he would issue to prohibit the Division of Workers’ Compensation from staying liens before notifying claimants of the freeze through its website....Read More
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The South Dakota Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council has decided it does not have the authority to address bad-faith negotiations between claimants’ attorneys and defense lawyers, and will allow carrier attorneys to take the issue directly to the Legislature.
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Employers who signed up for the EquityComp program and ended up litigating a dispute are in some cases benefitting more from mandatory arbitration clauses than Applied Underwriters, the program’s administrator.