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California: Unlawfully Employed Worker Denied Right to Seek Remedy for Discrimination
Posted on 10 Aug 2011 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

In a published opinion the 3rd Appellate District has held an employee who alleged discrimination by his employer on the basis of a work related injury and or disability was not entitled to maintain the cause of action based on the “after acquired... Read More

U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear Illegal Alien Work Injury Case
Posted on 8 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Last week the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review a case from Louisiana concerning workers' compensation benefits for an injured worker who was an illegal alien, and whether the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 preempts state law awards... Read More