Workers' Compensation

Recent Posts

Texas: Court Affirms Judgment on $680,000 Verdict Against Non-Subscribing Employer
Posted on 4 Sep 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

In a personal injury case involving a workers’ compensation nonsubscriber, a Texas appellate court affirmed, for the most part, a judgment favoring an employee who sustained injuries when he was struck by a bundle of large-gauge wire used to make... Read More

Opting Out is the New “In” Thing: Study Discusses Alternatives to Workers’ Compensation
Posted on 14 Jan 2013 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. The astronomical benefits-related costs, protracted dispute resolution process, and numerous other ills associated with workers’ compensation that have prompted reforms have also increased support for the “opt-out”... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (3/4/2011)
Posted on 4 Mar 2011 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Employee Status, Street Risk Doctrine, Course and Scope of Employment, Recklessness by Employee, and Tort Action. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer... Read More

Opting Out is the New “In” Thing: Study Discusses Alternatives to Workers’ Compensation
Posted on 14 Jan 2013 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. The astronomical benefits-related costs, protracted dispute resolution process, and numerous other ills associated with workers’ compensation that have prompted reforms have also increased support for the “opt-out”... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (10/1/2010)
Posted on 1 Oct 2010 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Preferred Provider Organizations, Independent Contractor, Non-Subscribing Employer, and Expert Medical Advisor. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson... Read More