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Federal: D.C. Circuit Court Dismisses RICO Action for Alleged Tortious Conduct Related to Defense Base Act Claims
Posted on 12 Jun 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, affirmed in relevant part the dismissal of a class action lawsuit that alleged several government contractors, insurance companies, and third parties (“contractors”) had committed... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (12/29/2011) – What Happens In Vegas Stays In Vegas, Including Jail Time For Stupid Insurance Fraud
Posted on 29 Dec 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (1/12/2012) – Former Texas Pain Management Physician and Psychiatrist Sentenced To Federal Prison
Posted on 13 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (1/5/2012) – State Senator’s Trucking Company Not Trucking So Much After Court Shuts It Down
Posted on 6 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers’ Comp Fraud Blotter (9/27/2012) – Businessman Convicted in $3.1M Workers’ Comp Fraud Case
Posted on 27 Sep 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers’ Comp Fraud Blotter (9/27/2012) – Businessman Convicted in $3.1M Workers’ Comp Fraud Case
Posted on 27 Sep 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (1/12/2012) – Former Texas Pain Management Physician and Psychiatrist Sentenced To Federal Prison
Posted on 13 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (12/29/2011) – What Happens In Vegas Stays In Vegas, Including Jail Time For Stupid Insurance Fraud
Posted on 29 Dec 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (1/5/2012) – State Senator’s Trucking Company Not Trucking So Much After Court Shuts It Down
Posted on 6 Jan 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

AK: House Panel Rejects Bill to Abolish Protection of General Contractors From Lawsuits
Posted on 18 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

JUNEAU, AK - The House Judiciary Committee on Friday voted down a proposed bill that would repeal an existing law that protects general contractors from lawsuits when subcontractors' workers are killed or injured on the job. Source: Fairbanks Daily... Read More

TN: House Committee Passes Bill for Some Contractors to Opt Out of Workers' Comp Insurance Program
Posted on 29 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

NASHVILLE, TN - The Tennessean reports that the House Consumer & Employee Affairs Committee on Wednesday passed a bill that would allow owners of small construction firms to opt out of Tennessee's workers' compensation insurance program once... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (2/11/2013)
Posted on 11 Feb 2013 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS : Study Finds High Correlation Between Mental Illness... Read More

New Study Says Injured U.S. Soldiers and Civilians Shortchanged Under Integrated War Labor Model
Posted on 18 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

CHAMPAIGN, IL – Michael H. LeRoy, Professor in the School of Labor and Employment Relations and the College of Law at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has released a new study: “ The New War Labor Paradigm: Civilians Who Work... Read More