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New York: Employer and Carriers Do Not Waive Right to Cross-Examine Medical Experts Where They Fail to Enforce Subpoenas
Posted on 20 May 2020 by Thomas A. Robinson

Testimony and medical reports prepared by two physicians were properly excluded by a New York WCLJ where the employer's carriers caused multiple subpoenas duces tecum to be served on the physicians and on multiple occasions, the doctors refused to... Read More

New York: Right to Cross-Examine Employer’s Expert Not Predicated Upon Filing Competing Report
Posted on 4 Jul 2019 by Thomas A. Robinson

A New York appellate court held the state’s Workers’ Compensation Board abused its discretion in denying, as untimely, a claimant’s request to cross-examine the carrier’s medical consultant where that consultant examined the claimant... Read More

California Workers' Comp Case Roundup (2/12/2015)
Posted on 12 Feb 2015 by California Compensation Cases Staff

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 80 No. 1 January 2015 A Report of En Banc and Significant Panel Decisions of the WCAB and Selected Court Opinions of Related Interest, With a Digest of WCAB Decisions Denied Judicial Review CONTENTS OF THIS... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Court Adopts “Larson” Test for Willful Disobedience of Safety Rules
Posted on 18 May 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Willful Misconduct, Intoxication, Agility Test, and Cross-Examination of Physician. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Court Adopts “Larson” Test for Willful Disobedience of Safety Rules
Posted on 18 May 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Willful Misconduct, Intoxication, Agility Test, and Cross-Examination of Physician. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More