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U.S. Supreme Court to Review Longshore Average Weekly Wage Issue
Posted on 11 Nov 2011 by John Kawczynski

By John E. Kawczynski Field Womack & Kawczynski, LLC, South Amboy, New Jersey The Supreme Court has granted certiorari in the case of Dana Roberts v. Director, OWCP (Sea-Land Services, Inc.), 625 F.3d 1204 , 44 BRBS 73(CRT) (9th Cir. 2010). This... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court to Review Longshore Average Weekly Wage Issue
Posted on 11 Nov 2011 by John Kawczynski

By John E. Kawczynski Field Womack & Kawczynski, LLC, South Amboy, New Jersey The Supreme Court has granted certiorari in the case of Dana Roberts v. Director, OWCP (Sea-Land Services, Inc.), 625 F.3d 1204 , 44 BRBS 73(CRT) (9th Cir. 2010).... Read More

RICO Relief Denied: Are Employers at a Tipping Point for Brown v. Cassens-Type Lawsuits?
Posted on 23 Mar 2010 by Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.

Most large employers are well aware of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent denial of a petition that it rehear the 6th Circuit Court's ruling allowing the plaintiffs in Brown v. Cassens Transport Company to proceed with a workers' compensation... Read More