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Compensation Orders in Litigated LHWCA Claims: What the ALJs and the Parties Should Know

By Yelena Zaslavskaya, Senior Attorney for Longshore, Office of Administrative Law Judges, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C. © Copyright 2013 U.S. Department of Labor. All rights reserved. Reprinted with permission. This article appeared in the Benefits Review Board Service—Longshore...

About Time! New ALJ Regulations Finally Final

By Thomas C. Fitzhugh III, Fitzhugh & Elliott, P.C., Houston, Texas The comment period for proposed new regulations for ALJ proceedings closed more than two years ago. For months we were promised that the new rules would be forthcoming “soon.” In May the final rules were published...