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New Jersey: Temporary Disability Benefits Ordered for Unemployed Volunteer Firefighter
Posted on 21 Feb 2019 by Thomas A. Robinson

Reversing a decision by a lower court, the Supreme Court of New Jersey held that a volunteer firefighter, injured in the line of duty, need not show that she actually lost wages due to the injury in order to qualify for temporary disability benefits.... Read More

New York: Bond Trader Denied Reduced Earnings Award in Spite of PTSD Related to September 11 Attack
Posted on 4 Apr 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

A New York appellate court affirmed a decision of the state’s Workers’ Compensation Board that denied a corporate bond trader’s application for an award of reduced earnings that he claimed were caused by a PTSD condition brought about... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (12/10/2010)
Posted on 10 Dec 2010 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on PPOs, AMA Guides, Going and Coming, Lost Wages, Telecommuter. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers' Compensation Law... Read More

More from the Delaware Supreme Court: This Time It's All About the Money
Posted on 18 Feb 2011 by Cassandra Roberts

A brand new release from the Delaware Supreme Court and some new law on the wage statute, 19 Del. Code Section 2302. Bravo to claimant attorney Yvonne Saville for her persuasive oral argument and what I suspect was a scrumptious brief. Here is the issue... Read More