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BRBS Longshore Reporter Staff
Longshore Update from the Benefits Review Board

The Board began this fiscal year in October 2009 with 118 pending Longshore appeals. Historically, appeals are filed in about 10 percent of the Longshore cases decided by OALJ. During the last fiscal year, which ended September 30, 2009, the Board received...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff
CO: R. Mack Babcock Added to Super Lawyers' Rising Stars List and Directory

DENVER, CO - Recommendations from other lawyers is one of the ways those seeking legal counsel find an attorney they can have confidence in. This is the basis Super Lawyers uses to establish its Rising Stars list, a legal magazine and online directory...

California Compensation Cases Staff
Cal. Comp. Cases May Advanced Postings (5/12/2010)

Here's the third batch of advanced postings for the May 2010 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases below. Bradford Braun (Dec'd), Akiko Braun (Widow and Guardian ad Litem), Tyler Braun (Minor), Petitioners v...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff
OH: Mark L. Newman Joins Barron, Peck, Bennie & Schlemmer as a Partner

CINCINATTI, OH - Mark L. Newman joined the law firm of Barron, Peck, Bennie & Schlemmer, LPA, as a partner, effective April 5, 2010. He joins the firm after serving 10 years as a partner in the law firm of Bella, Newman & Associates, and five...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff
John Schapperle of Island Insurance Elected to NCCI Board of Directors

BOCA RATON, FL - The National Council on Compensation Insurance has announced that John Schapperle, president and chief operating officer of Island Insurance, was elected to NCCI's board of directors. Source: Insurance Journal

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff
Zurich Adds Karen Rose to Underwriting Staff in Los Angeles Office

LOS ANGELES, CA - Zurich announced that Karen Rose holds underwriting responsibilities for the company's newly formed Workers' Compensation team in its Los Angeles office. Source: Insurance Journal