Workers' Compensation

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Federal: California Plaintiff’s IIED Claim Barred by Exclusive Remedy Provisions of State Law
Posted on 5 Dec 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

A Federal district court in California granted an employer’s motion for summary judgment on exclusive remedy grounds as to one count of plaintiff’s complaint that alleged an intentional infliction of emotional distress (“IIED”... Read More

Michigan: Employer Establishes Workers Was Fired for Gossiping, Not Because Workers’ Compensation Claim Was Filed
Posted on 13 May 2016 by Larson's Spotlight

In an unpublished opinion, the Court of Appeals of Michigan affirmed a trial court’s order granting summary judgment to plaintiff’s former employer on plaintiff’s claims of retaliatory employment discrimination—including workers’... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Mental Injury Claim Related to Depression From Inability to Return to Work
Posted on 31 Aug 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Mental Injury, Termination of Employment, Substantial Certainty, and Going and Coming. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Mental Injury Claim Related to Depression From Inability to Return to Work
Posted on 31 Aug 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Mental Injury, Termination of Employment, Substantial Certainty, and Going and Coming. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More