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Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (10/15/2010)

Larson's Spotlight on Nocturnal Seizure, Intentional Tort, Heart Disease, Credit Against Disability Retirement Benefits, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'...

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Larson’s May Interpret Law, But Can’t Supplant Text of Statute

Larson's Spotlight on Statutory Interpretation, Credit for Pension Benefits, Intentional Tort, and Substantially Certain Rule. 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...

Ohio: Officer May Maintain Intentional Tort Action Against Fellow SWAT Team Member for “Assault” During Training Exercise

In a case with somewhat bizarre facts, an Ohio appellate court ruled a state trial court appropriately found that there was a genuine issue for trial regarding whether the defendant, who served along with plaintiff on a county SWAT team, knew that it was substantially certain that he would injure plaintiff...

United States: Oklahoma Plaintiff’s Intentional Tort Action Against Employer Fails

Construing Oklahoma law, a federal district court dismissed a civil action filed by a Marriott International employee against Marriott on the basis that the plaintiff had not alleged sufficient facts to plausibly show that his injury was the result of a willful, deliberate, and specific intent of Marriott...