Maryland Trial Lawyers Propose Comprehensive Workers' Comp Jury Instructions

Maryland Trial Lawyers Propose Comprehensive Workers' Comp Jury Instructions

MARYLAND - Under Maryland law, claimants or employers who appeal their workers' comp case can seek a new jury trial in the courts. The Maryland Association for Justice (MAJ), which says that the current Maryland Civil Pattern Jury Instructions provide little guidance on how to instruct juries, has proposed a comprehensive set of workers' comp jury instructions. The MAJ has targeted early 2010 as the publication date for the jury instructions.

Read the proposed jury instructions