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OH: Bill to End Workers’ Comp for Illegal Immigrants Stirs Controversy

COLUMBUS , OH – The Dayton Daily News reports that Senate Bill 238 could end workers’ comp benefits for illegal immigrants, but critics say the bill won’t curb illegal immigration in Ohio and it punishes the injured worker.

OH: Senate Passes Bill to Ban Workers' Comp for Undocumented Workers

COLUMBUS, OH - The state Senate on Thursday passed SB 238 to ban undocumented workers from receiving workers' compensation. The bill now heads to the House for consideration. Source: Vindy.com

California Workers' Comp Case Roundup (8/8/2014)

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 79 No. 7 July 2014 A Report of En Banc and Significant Panel Decisions of the WCAB and Selected Court Opinions of Related Interest, With a Digest of WCAB Decisions Denied Judicial Review CONTENTS OF THIS ISSUE © Copyright 2014 LexisNexis. All rights...

Sierra Chemical v. Salas: Undocumented Worker Case Appealed to SCOTUS

BREAKING NEWS: Sierra Chemical has filed a petition for writ of certiorari in which it "asks SCOTUS to determine whether and to what extent a State law authorizing a 'wrongful failure to hire' discrimination action by a person not legally entitled to work in the United States conflicts with...

Undocumented Workers: U.S. Supreme Court Denies Cert in Sierra Chemical v. Salas

California WCAB applies Salas to another Salas case Karen C. Yotis, Esq., a Feature Resident Columnist for the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter , provides insights into workplace issues and the nuts and bolts of the workers’ comp world. Now that the California Supreme Court...