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Minnesota: Substantial Deference Must Be Given to Compensation Judge’s Findings
Posted on 6 Jul 2017 by Thomas A. Robinson

In a deeply divided decision, the Supreme Court of Minnesota reversed a decision of the state’s Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals (WCCA), finding that the WCCA had inappropriately substituted its judgment for that of the compensation... Read More

New York: Decision Reversed Where Board Misread Record Regarding Expert Testimony
Posted on 6 Apr 2018 by Thomas A. Robinson

Noting that the Board was free to reject the medical opinion offered by the claimant’s expert and credit one rendered by an independent medical examiner, a New York appellate court held that the Board was not, however, free to misread the record... Read More

TX: DoI Proposes Amendments to IRO
Posted on 7 Jul 2010 by

Austin, TX (CompNewsNetwork) - The Texas Department of Insurance (Department) is accepting public comment on the proposed amendments to 28 Texas Administrative Code (TAC) §§12.1, 12.2, 12.4, 12.5, and 12.6; 12.101 - 12.106, 12.108, 12.110; 12... Read More