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Florida: JCC May Not Reduce Jointly Agreed Upon Attorney’s Fee
Posted on 9 Nov 2017 by Thomas A. Robinson

In what appears to be Florida’s never-ending battle over attorney’s fees within the workers’ compensation system, a state appellate court reversed a portion of a Judge of Compensation Claims that reduced the agreed upon amount of the... Read More

Vermont: Commissioner May Not Set Aside Settlement Agreement on Public Policy Grounds
Posted on 29 Sep 2017 by Thomas A. Robinson

Where a hearing officer approved a workers’ compensation settlement agreement that contained broad release language and had required the claimant to sign a separate letter acknowledging the breadth of the release of future rights to seek additional... Read More