Attorney Leslie Casaubon has been accused of defrauding injured workers (and the Division of Workers’ Compensation) in regard to attorney fee affidavits she submitted for approval to the Division. She is ... Read More
Cassie Brown, an experienced insurance regulator from the Texas Department of Insurance, is the new Commissioner of Workers’ Compensation. We look forward to her fresh, informed view of the staffing ... Read More
Beginning July 1, negotiated e-mods are going away in Texas. We’re sharing a recap of what to expect with this change as well as other changes to help keep our agent community informed.
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On June 26, 2018, in Hill v. American Medical Response, the Oklahoma Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of a workers compensation statute mandating the use of the “current edition” ... Read More
An injured employee, his employer, the insurance company, and a provider of specialized solutions for the workers compensation industry took a cooperative—and creative—approach that aided ... Read More
Responding to the European Union’s new import tariffs, Harley Davidson will be shifting some production from American factories to its plants in Brazil, India, and Thailand in an effort to ... Read More
In Marano v. Clifford J. Schob, M.D., A-33915-16T2 (App. Div. June 20, 2018), the Appellate Division held that New Jersey’s lien provision does apply to funds that an injured worker received in a ... Read More
On June 21, 2018 the New Jersey Assembly passed Senate 2145, which is a bill long lobbied for by counsel for injured workers. The measure passed by a 2-1 margin and now goes to the Governor ... Read More
Twin Rivers Paper Company cannot be compelled to reimburse the costs of an injured worker’s medical marijuana because the federal Controlled Substances Act trumps the state’s Medical Marijuana ... Read More
Workforce Wellbeing: Bridging Health and Productivity The wellbeing of our workforces is vitally important because it impacts both the top- and bottom-line performance of an organization. Programs that focus equally on the personal health of employees and their ...