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Crowley: Workers' Compensation Remains Traumatically Injured 09/20/2017
By: Rory Crowley
State: CA | Segment: Top | 440 | 0
Editor’s note: This column was originally published by the Chico Enterprise-Record in its bi-weekly North State Voices column. ...Read More
 
 
Circuit Court Judge Issues Order Determining Workers' Comp Act to be Unconstitutional 05/10/2017
By: Mike Fish
State: AL | Segment: Top | 1167 | 0
Perhaps you have already heard as news travels fast but on Monday a Jefferson County Circuit Court judge issued an order declaring the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Act to ...Read More
 
 

Christmas: S.C. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Injured Worker 03/17/2017
By: Gary Christmas
State: SC | Segment: Top | 738 | 0
The South Carolina Supreme Court recently ruled that a retail employee was entitled to a permanent and total disability (PTD) award despite being able to return to work at his old position. ...Read More
 
 

CAAA Misrepresents AB 206 and its Impact on Homeowners 02/06/2017
By: James Britt
State: CA | Segment: Top | 1538 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 5 min read
San Diego Democratic Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher proposes Assembly Bill 206 as an end to the “day laborer exemption” in the labor code. This is apparently s...Read More
 
 

Chahal: Utilization Review and Timeliness 05/06/2016
State: NA | Segment: Top | 381 | 0
SB 863 attempted to improve the delivery of medical benefits to applicants by mandating the use of evidence-based medicine via utilization review (UR) and independent medical review (IMR). ...Read More
 
 

Clingman: Insurance Con 05/03/2016
State: NA | Segment: Top | 237 | 0
This week Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak once again has joined other elected officials and others in the continued assault on Oklahoma’s working families. ...Read More
 
 
CWCI: Supreme Court Denies Review of Stevens 02/23/2016
By: California Workers’ Compensation Institute
State: NA | Segment: Top | 610 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Last Wednesday, the State Supreme Court declined to review the 1st District Court of Appeal’s October 2015 ruling in Stevens v. WCAB (Outspoken Entertainment) which found that:  1) The California Workers’ Compensation Independent Medical Review (IMR) process is not u...Read More
 
 
Constant or Persistent "Non-Trauma?" 01/15/2016
By: David Langham
State: NA | Segment: Top | 813 | 0
In workers' compensation, we have seen an evolution. I recently heard Frank Neuhauser speak about the future of workers' compensation. He appeared at the Southern Association of Workers...Read More
 
 
Cleansing 11/13/2015
Source: Julius Young
State: NA | Segment: Top | 417 | 0 | Popular with Array
Making headlines this week is another high-profile indictment in California workers’ comp. The federal charges allege a fraudulent kickback scheme among various Southern California medical providers, including doctors, chiropractors and durable equipment providers. This indi...Read More
 
 
California Case Law Update 10/15/2015
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: CA | Segment: Top | 577 | 0 | Popular with Medical
NEW! Treatt USA v. Superior Court, B263117, (10/08/2015): A California appellate court ruled that a worker suffering from a chronic and disabling lung condition as a result of his occupational exposure to diacetyl and acetyl propionyl waited too long to file a personal injury suit against th...Read More
 
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