Workers' Compensation

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New York Workers’ Compensation State of Mind
Posted on 23 May 2013 by Ronald E. Weiss & Ronald Balter

Attention Lexis Online Subscribers: Citations link to lexis.com. Bracketed citations link to Lexis Advance. The 2013 Edition of New York Workers’ Compensation Handbook is now available. The following article is excerpted from the Handbook: ... Read More

100th Anniversary of New York Workers’ Compensation Law
Posted on 18 Apr 2014 by Ronald Balter

By Ronald E. Weiss, Esq. and Ronald Balter, Esq. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the enactment of New York’s Workers’ (then Workmens’) Compensation Law. It is well known that the death of so many workers in the horrific Triangle... Read More

New York Court of Appeals Upholds ATF Deposit on PPD Cases
Posted on 16 Nov 2011 by Ronald Balter

By Ronald Balter, Esq. More than four years after the legislature enacted mandatory Aggregate Trust Fund deposits in all cases in which a claimant was classified as having a permanent partial disability after July 1, 2007 and involving a private workers'... Read More

New York ATF Deposit Requirement Upheld
Posted on 9 Jul 2010 by Ronald Balter

One of the keys provisions in the 2007 workers' compensation reform bill was the requirement that the private carriers make a deposit into the Aggregate Trust Fund in all cases where a claimant was classified as having a permanent partial disability... Read More

New York Court of Appeals Upholds ATF Deposit on PPD Cases
Posted on 16 Nov 2011 by Ronald Balter

By Ronald Balter, Esq. More than four years after the legislature enacted mandatory Aggregate Trust Fund deposits in all cases in which a claimant was classified as having a permanent partial disability after July 1, 2007 and involving a private workers'... Read More