Workers' Compensation

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Illinois Governor Signs Workers Comp Reform Bill
Posted on 29 Jun 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Governor Pat Quinn of Illinois and other supproters of workers' compensation reform are saying that the newly signed legislation could save employers from 10 to 20 percent on their workers' compensation premiums. But some trial lawyers and medical... Read More

Illinois: Workers’ Comp Arbitrators Sue the Governor to Keep Their Jobs Post-Reform
Posted on 14 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

The Springfield State-Journal Register reports that five appointed arbitrators on the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, Kathleen A. Hagan, Joseph V. Prieto, Richard A. Peterson, Peter Akemann, and Gilberto Galicia, have sued Illinois Governor... Read More

California: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Arbitrations and Are Afraid to Ask
Posted on 27 Feb 2011 by Robert G. Rassp, Esq.

By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. In a departure from our journeys through the AMA Guides and six books on the subject (and continuing), it is time to switch gears and tackle the subject of arbitrations. We have been blessed with the experience of being an... Read More