Workers' Compensation

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Pennsylvania: Waiver of Future Subrogation Rights Must Be Clear and Explicit
Posted on 3 Apr 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Where the employer joined into a third-party settlement agreement that stated the employer agreed to a payment of a sum certain “in full satisfaction of the defendant/employer’s (and its workers’ compensation insurance carrier’s... Read More

New Hampshire: Appeals Board Must Consider Future Medical Benefits in Conjunction With Employee’s Attorney Fee Request
Posted on 8 Jul 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

Acknowledging that contingent fee arrangements in workers’ compensation cases were not per se unreasonable, the Supreme Court of New Hampshire held it was error for the state’s Compensation Appeals Board (CAB) to follow what amounted to a... Read More