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Evaluation and Weighing of Medical Opinion Evidence in Longshore Cases
Posted on 16 Apr 2015 by BRBS Longshore Reporter Staff

By Yelena Zaslavskaya, Senior Attorney for Longshore, Office of Administrative Law Judges, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C. This paper highlights some of the considerations relevant to the determination of the probative value and relative... Read More

California: Trial Practice and Procedure Post SB 863
Posted on 21 Feb 2014 by David Bryan Leonard

At the California Workers’ Compensation Defense Attorneys’ Association 2013 Winter Conference, a panel led by the Honorable Anne Horelly, defense attorney Sharon Renzi and applicant’s attorney John Reff presented practical and procedural... Read More

NH: Governor Signs HB 1371
Posted on 1 Jul 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Concord, NH (CompNewsNetwork) - Governor Lynch has signed House Bill HB 1371, which will be effective January 1, 2011. This bill adds language to RSA 281-A:38, II, the Independent Medical Examination section. Specifically, the claimant will have the right... Read More