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Cassandra Roberts
Delaware: New (Lower) Workers' Comp Rates Effective June 22, 2010

The Delaware Secretary of Labor announced that the average weekly wage in Delaware for the calendar year 2009 was $914.73, down from 2008 when it was $916.00. Accordingly, the new max rate for Delaware comp is $609.82, as compared to a max rate of $610...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff
MI: David J. DeGraw Elected Chairperson of State Bar of Michigan's Workers' Compensation Section

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - David J. DeGraw, a shareholder in the Grand Rapids office of Smith Haughey Rice & Roegge has been elected Chairperson of the Workers' Compensation section of the State Bar of Michigan. DeGraw practices in the area of workers'...

Larson's Spotlight
Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (7/4/2010)

Larson’s Spotlight on Preferred Provider Organizations, Recreational Event, Mental-Mental Injuries, and Tactical Delays. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson’s...

New York State Insurance Fund
NYSIF Announces Release of 2009 Annual Report

New York State Insurance Fund Chief Deputy Executive Director Francine James announced the release of NYSIF’s 2009 annual report, celebrating 95 years of service as a self-sustaining insurance carrier and uninterrupted source of workers’ compensation...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff
CT: Workers' Compensation Commissioner Donald H. Doyle, Jr. to Retire

HARTFORD, CT - Workers' Compensation Commissioner Donald H. Doyle, Jr. will retire next Friday. An informal retirement celebration will be held Wednesday at 5 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Norwich. Source: theday.com

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team
Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter - Recent Arrests, Charges, Convictions, and Investigations (7/1/2010)

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and...

Tags: Fraud