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The $16.9 million security deposit posted by a tribe-owned professional employer organization was enough to pay claims only for a about a year-and-a-half after the self-insured PEO became insolvent, and now its former California clients may have to pick up a $30 million tab.
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An Oklahoma employer on Monday asked the state Supreme Court to weigh in on the amount of credit it could claim against its future liability for a worker’s benefits based on his recovery from a third-party tortfeasor.
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EK Health Services Inc. this month began providing medical bill review and repricing services, utilization review and catastrophic illness eligibility review to the City and County of San Francisco.
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The Commonwealth Court upheld a decision of the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board allowing an employer to terminate payment of benefits to an employee who had voluntarily left the workforce.
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The New York State Workers’ Compensation Board has adopted an emergency rule, effective Aug. 18, to give the New York Jockey Injury Compensation Fund the option to self-insure for workers’ compensation coverage.
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The Commonwealth Court upheld a judge’s order granting an employer a suspension of liability for the payment of benefits to a worker who had voluntarily quit a position within his medical restrictions.
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The Tennessee Court of Appeals ruled that the exclusive remedy provision of the Workers’ Compensation Act did not bar a worker’s tort suit over the injuries she sustained during the course of a robbery and rape by a cook at the restaurant where both were employed.
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A Texas appellate court ruled that a worker’s lawsuit against her employer and claims administrator for alleged misconduct in handling her workers’ compensation claim was subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation.
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A trial date has been set for a former Red Bluff City Council member accused of failing to pay $20,000 in city taxes or carry workers' compensation coverage for the America's Best Value Inn he owned.