State: NE | Segment: NORTH | 341 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
The Nebraska Supreme Court reinstated a worker’s claim against a comp carrier, finding the carrier was not entitled to dismissal of the claim because it failed to prove it had canceled the employer’s policy prior to the date of the worker’s accident.
State: NJ | Segment: NORTH | 462 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The New Jersey Supreme Court will review an appellate decision that granted the New Jersey Division of Workers' Compensation jurisdiction over a state resident's workers' compensation claim, even though he was injured in New York.
State: ME | Segment: EAST | 309 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Supreme Judicial Court of Maine ruled that the doctrine of res judicata prevents a party from seeking to change the permanent impairment level associated with an employee’s work-related injury after that level has been established by a prior decree.
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State: FL | Segment: SOUTH | 342 | 0 | Popular with Legal
An administrative law judge has again postponed a hearing in which providers and their billing companies are opposing a proposed rule that would allow the Division of Workers’ Compensation to step aside from medical fee disputes that involve managed care contracts.
State: IL | Segment: Top | 501 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The House on Sunday and Monday passed three budget bills that still face Senate approval and vows of vetoes by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner, but lawmakers could not agree on workers’ compensation changes.