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Federal: U.S. Supreme Court Denies Certiorari in Sixth Circuit’s RICO Decision
Posted on 16 May 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

The United States Supreme Court has denied review of the Sixth Circuit’s en banc decision in Jackson v. Sedwick Claims Mngmt. Servs . [731 F.3d 556 (6 th Cir. 2013)]. Readers will recall that the Jackson case, which questions whether an injured... Read More

MI: Federal Judge Rules “RICO” Claim Barred By Exclusive Remedy Provision
Posted on 29 Sep 2010 by

Detroit, MI (CompNewsNetwork) - In Brown v. Cassens Transport Company, the plaintiffs alleged that the defendants, Cassens Transport Co., Crawford & Company, and Dr. Saul Margules had schemed to deny them workers’ compensation benefits under... Read More

Allstate Insurance's RICO Lawsuit Seeks to Recover $2.1M From Durable Medical Equipment Companies
Posted on 26 May 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Allstate Insurance Company is seeking to recover $2.1 million against 37 New York area defendants in its second insurance fraud lawsuit of 2011. The complaint, filed under the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act ("RICO") and principles... Read More