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Thomas A. Robinson
Tennessee: Court Awards PTD Benefits for Migraines in Spite of AMA Guides (6th ed.)

The Special Workers’ Compensation Appeals Panel of the Supreme Court of Tennessee affirmed an award of PTD benefits to an X-ray technician who contended her migraine headaches were triggered by exposure to chemicals at a medical clinic where she...

Daniel M. Kowalski
SEVIS Broadcast Message on MAVNI (Dec. 2, 2016)

ICE, Dec. 2, 2016 - "The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) recently received notice from the U.S. Department of Defense on the status of Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest (MAVNI) for fiscal year 2017 (FY 2017), from Oct...

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California Compensation Cases Staff
California Workers' Comp Case Roundup (12/6/2016)

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 81 No. 11 Nov 2016 A Report of En Banc and Significant Panel Decisions of the WCAB and Selected Court Opinions of Related Interest, With a Digest of WCAB Decisions Denied Judicial Review CONTENTS OF THIS ISSUE...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Advance Copy of DOS Final Rule: Classification of Immediate Family Members as A, C-3, G, and NATO Nonimmigrants

This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 12/07/2016 - "This rule amends the definition of immediate family for purposes of A, C-3, G, and NATO visa classifications in two ways: it revises the eligibility requirements...

Daniel M. Kowalski
CA4 on Aggravated Felony: Larios-Reyes v. Lynch

Larios-Reyes v. Lynch, Dec. 6, 2016 - "We find that the BIA erred as a matter of law and hold that Larios-Reyes’s conviction does not constitute the aggravated felony of “sexual abuse of a minor” under the INA because Maryland Criminal...

Federal Court Sends False Claims Act Case Against Citigroup Back to State Court

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on December 2 denied without prejudice Citigroup Inc.’s motion to dismiss a tax action brought under New York’s False Claims Act (FCA) and remanded the case to state court, holding...