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Bagel Fraud 05/19/2010
State: CA | Segment: | 286 | 0
By Julius YoungBoxer & GersonThe continuing epidemic of employer workers' comp fraud continues.....But now it has infected your local bagel provider? Mon dieu! as Inspector Clouseau would have said.A purveyor of bagels in upscale San Francisco Bay Ar...Read More
Benefits Denied for Accidental Death Caused by Oxycontin Overdose 01/27/2010
State: OH | Segment: | 353 | 0
By Daren Van VlerahOhio’s Third District Court of Appeals recently held that the family of an injured worker whose accidental death was caused by a lethal concentration of OxyContin is not entitled to death benefits under Ohio Workers’ Compensation Act.In Parker v...Read More
Building a Comp Defense Arsenal in a World of Mistrust 11/30/2009
State: PA | Segment: | 375 | 0
By Christian A. Davis and Wendy S. Smith As a practicing defense counsel in the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation bar, one might ask these days how can we build up a strong, stallworthy defense in a world where many of the defense tactics available are constantly under scruti...Read More
Benson v. WCAB is Cause for Celebration for WC Defense Community 03/21/2009
By: Mullen & Filippi
State: CA | Segment: | 559 | 0
By Mullen & FilippiThe Benson Decision. In a decision that is cause for celebration for the workers' compensation defense community, on Feb. 10, 2009, the First District Court of Appeal affirmed the the WCAB en banc ruling in Benson v. WCAB. Basing its decision ...Read More
Blagojevich Just Had to Go 01/30/2009
By: Eugene F. Keefe
State: IL | Segment: | 342 | 0
By Eugene F. KeefeSynopsis: In our humble opinion, we finally get to see the end of the career of the worst governor in the history of all "governors" of any kind... anywhere. Hopefully, this embarrassing chapter in Illinois politics will finally come to a clos...Read More
Best Wishes President Obama 01/22/2009
By: Eugene F. Keefe
State: IL | Segment: | 375 | 0
By Eugene F. KeefeGod bless and protect Barack Obama, the 44th President and Commander-in-Chief of the  United States. We didn't say it would be easy and we hope he is up to the difficult tasks we have given him. He inherits the highest U.S. debt of all time and...Read More
Building a Workers' Comp Network? 08/28/2008
State: NA | Segment: | 307 | 0
By Joe PadudaIf you're looking to build a workers' comp network, you'll want to focus on WC specialists - occ med docs, orthos, neuros, physiatrists, primary care docs, and a smattering of other specialties - along with ancillary care providers.And you most defini...Read More
Business Interests Sure to Attack Benefit Bill 04/28/2008
State: CA | Segment: | 228 | 0
--By Julius YoungCalifornia State Sen. Don Perata is introducing another bill to increase compensation to workers who sustain permanent disabilities.As sure as the swallows return to San Capistrano, you can be sure that entrenched California business interests will issue pres...Read More
Business Briefs 02/28/2008
State: Natl. | Segment: | 172 | 0
Oregon deadline for WC rules comment 3/24 Salem, Or – Final comments on Oregon’s new Workers’ Compensation Insurance unit ...Read More
Breaking the Gridlock 07/28/2007
State: CA | Segment: | 808 | 0
By Bob Briscoe and Bob Meyer On March 13, 2007, New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer signed into law what most agree are the most significant reform measures to the New York Workers' Compensation Act in decades. After years of discussions, but continued inaction on the part of the legislature, th...Read More
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