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DOES WORKERS’ COMPENSATION HAVE TO PAY FOR MEDICAL MARIJUANA?
Posted on 29 Jun 2018 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

Gaetan H. Bourgoin worked as a paper machine laborer when he sustained a work-related back injury that resulted in his total disability. As a result of the injury, Bourgoin suffered from severe chronic pain syndrome and consulted with a number of pain... Read More

Jumping for joy is not work-related accident
Posted on 1 Jan 2018 by Gabriela Nolen

An employee who suffered a knee injury when he jumped to touch a basketball backboard after playing basketball with a co-worker in the employer’s courtyard during a break was not entitled to workers’ compensation. Although the employee contended... Read More