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New York: Injured Employee’s Negligence Action Against Co-Employee and Co-Employee’s Father (as Owner of Vehicle) Are Barred by Exclusiveness
Posted on 7 Aug 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

A civil action was filed by plaintiff and his spouse against plaintiff’s co-employee and the co-employee’s father for injuries the plaintiff sustained when he was struck by a car driven by the co-employee as plaintiff walked across their employer’s... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Court Bars Medical Expert Testimony on Sick Building Syndrome
Posted on 7 Sep 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Sick Building Syndrome, Wrongful Death and Exclusive Remedy, Retaliatory Discharge, and Unexplained Fall. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for... Read More

Federal: Workers’ Civil Action Against Employer Related to Chemical Release Can Continue Toward Trial
Posted on 16 Jan 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

A civil action filed against BP Products North America, Inc. (“BP”) by more than 500 plaintiffs—including some 315 employees—in connection with an accidental chemical release by the refinery may continue toward trial, held a federal... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Exclusive Remedy Defense Stands In Spite of Less than “Adequate” Recovery
Posted on 11 Oct 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Co-Employee Exclusivity, Psychiatric Condition, and Violation of Safety Rule. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Spouse’s Loss of Consortium Action Against Employer Barred by Exclusive Remedy Rule
Posted on 24 Aug 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Settlement Agreement, Tort Immunity for Co-employee, Narcotics and Return to Work. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More

California Workers' Compensation Cases Roundup 10/7/2010
Posted on 8 Oct 2010 by California Compensation Cases Staff

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 75, No. 9 September 2010 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... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Spouse’s Loss of Consortium Action Against Employer Barred by Exclusive Remedy Rule
Posted on 24 Aug 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Settlement Agreement, Tort Immunity for Co-employee, Narcotics and Return to Work. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Court Bars Medical Expert Testimony on Sick Building Syndrome
Posted on 7 Sep 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Sick Building Syndrome, Wrongful Death and Exclusive Remedy, Retaliatory Discharge, and Unexplained Fall. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Exclusive Remedy Defense Stands In Spite of Less than “Adequate” Recovery
Posted on 11 Oct 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Co-Employee Exclusivity, Psychiatric Condition, and Violation of Safety Rule. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (5/9/2010)
Posted on 7 May 2010 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson’s Spotlight on Workplace Assault, Exclusive Remedy, Insurance Policy, Course & Scope, and Fellow-Servant Doctrine. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for... Read More