State: CA | Segment: WEST | 594 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 57 min read
The California Supreme Court will not disturb a decision from the 4th District Court of Appeal allowing a worker who was convicted of comp fraud to collect benefits for a legitimate injury.
State: NA | Segment: Top | 215 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 8 min read
W. R. Berkley Corp. hasn’t had a sizable acquisition for several years, and some suggest that’s because the company is “cautious and cheap,” W. R. Berkley President and Chief Executive Officer Robert Berkley said during a conference on Wednesday.
State: NY | Segment: Top | 130 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 15 min read
Labor advocates say they intend to push for legislation to fix the state law on disability retirements for state workers who suffer workplace injuries, after an appellate court judge said the statute's definition of "accident" is difficult to apply to first responders.
State: PA | Segment: NORTH | 116 | 0 | Popular with Insurance | 83 min read
The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania upheld a decision of the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board overturning an award of attorney fees to an injured worker, finding that her employer’s comp carrier had not acted unreasonably in seeking a termination of her benefits.
Law firm Brady/Callahan has changed its name to Brady/Donahue now that attorney Chris Callahan has retired.
The Springfield, Vermont, firm, which represents personal injury and workers' compensation claimants, is now named after its two senior managing partners, John Brady and B...Read More
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 112 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 2 min read
A Buffalo man must repay the $9,436.24 in workers' compensation benefits he improperly received from New York State Insurance Fund after he returned to work without notifying the carrier, an Erie County judge has decided.
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 105 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 14 min read
A New York appellate court ruled that an injured construction worker should have been allowed to continue with his Labor Law claims against a pair of property owners, and that the owners should have been allowed to maintain their claims for contractual indemnification against two subcontract...Read More