State: MT | Segment: WEST | 161 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A joint committee comprising members from the state House of Representatives and Senate passed a bill that would impose a 3% management fee on Montana State Fund’s investment portfolio, and a new proposal emerged to remove the carrier’s premium tax exemption as lawmakers look for...Read More
State: LA | Segment: SOUTH | 166 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A Louisiana appellate court ruled that an employer and its insurance carrier were not entitled to dismissal of a worker’s comp claim based on an exception of no right of action that was predicated on an affirmative defense.
State: IA | Segment: NORTH | 202 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
The Iowa Court of Appeals ruled that an employer was entitled to a correction of its settlement agreement with an injured worker to properly reflect the amount of credit it could claim based on an original settlement offer.
State: TX | Segment: SOUTH | 184 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A Texas appellate court ruled that a defendant in a tort action failed to preserve his claim of error in a trial judge’s rulings limiting his freedom to ask the plaintiffs about their ability to recover workers’ compensation benefits.
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 261 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A Queens building contractor has been charged with falsifying proof of insurance, leaving his employees without workers’ compensation insurance and stealing more than $56,000 in insurance premiums.