Workers' Compensation

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Illinois: Parent Corporation Paying Comp Benefits to Subsidiary’s Employee is Immune Only If Obligated to Provide Such Benefits
Posted on 7 Aug 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Where a parent corporation paid workers’ compensation benefits for employees of a subsidiary, it enjoyed immunity from negligence claims under 820 ILCS 305/5(a) (2012) only if it was under a legal obligation to pay the benefits, held an Illinois... Read More

Indiana: Injured Employee May Not Sue Employer’s Corporate Parent
Posted on 12 Feb 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

Where an employee working for a subsidiary of AT&T, Inc. tripped and fell over the snow-covered legs of a construction sign placed in a walkway adjacent to an ongoing construction project at the AT&T building in downtown Indianapolis, she could... Read More