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Maine: Wrongful Death Action Barred by Exclusive Remedy Provisions of State Comp Act
Posted on 14 Jul 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

The Supreme Judicial Court of Maine held that an estate’s wrongful death action against the deceased employee’s employer was barred by the exclusive remedy provisions of the Maine Workers’ Compensation Act where the undisputed evidence... Read More

Maine: Widow Awarded Death Benefits for Husband’s Death on Home Treadmill
Posted on 30 Jan 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Maine’s Supreme Judicial Court has affirmed an award of workers’ compensation death benefits to the widow of a national charity’s financial advisor who died of a heart attack while exercising on a treadmill at his home. Utilizing the... Read More