Workers' Compensation

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Exclusivity and Intentional Torts Under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act and the Extension Acts
Posted on 6 Feb 2012 by Monica F. Markovich

By Monica F. Markovich and Jonathan A. Tweedy, Brown Sims, P.C., Houston, Texas[fn1] Section 905(a) limits the liability of an employer and its insurance carrier for benefits under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (“LHWCA... Read More

The Resiliency of the Exclusive Remedy Rule
Posted on 10 Dec 2012 by Thomas A. Robinson

Thomas A. Robinson on the Resiliency of the Exclusive Remedy Rule for Workers' Compensation, 2012 Emerging Issues 6792 . This commentary highlights the important components of the workers' compensation exclusive remedy defense and its principle... Read More