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Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (10/1/2010)

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Preferred Provider Organizations, Independent Contractor, Non-Subscribing Employer, and Expert Medical Advisor. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'...

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (2/4/2011)

Larson's Spotlight on Mesothelioma, Independent Contractor, Disqualification for Benefits, Football Player’s Average Weekly Wage, Death Benefits and Dependency. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's...

California Workers' Comp Case Roundup (5-4-2012)

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 77 No. 4 April 2012 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 © Copyright 2012 LexisNexis. All rights reserved...

Larson's Spotlight on Recent Cases: Federal RICO Cause of Action

Larson's Spotlight on RICO, Ex Parte Communication, Penalties and Reemployment. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers' Compensation Law , has compiled the list below. US: State Cannot...

Federal: Tennessee Employee May Not Sue Statutory Employer for Work-Related Injury

Noting that Tennessee courts have held that the exclusive remedy rule protects statutory employers from tort claims by employees of their subcontractors for injuries covered by the Tennessee workers' compensation act, even if the immediate employer pays the entire workers' compensation claim...

North Dakota: Employer Need Not Report Day-to-Day Fluctuations in Employment Numbers to Workforce Safety and Insurance

The Supreme Court of North Dakota held that an employer did not lose its right to interpose the exclusive remedy defense in a civil action filed against it by an employee where the issue of the worker’s employment status had been litigated between the parties on multiple occasions—with conflicting...

California Workers’ Comp Case Roundup (6/10/2015)

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 80 No. 5 May 2015 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 © Copyright 2015 LexisNexis. All rights...