I had an injured worker recently call me after he hurt his back at work. The issue was that he had smoked pot over the weekend before the accident and failed a drug test after the accident. The ... Read More
This practitioner is often asked two questions regarding workers’ compensation settlements in New Jersey: 1) Can we settle out of court? and 2) Can we get a termination agreement at the time of ... Read More
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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration ... Read More
Arizona - Last Thursday, during the Industrial Commission of Arizona’s (ICA) monthly meeting, the group discussed the ICA’s goals, objectives, and key initiatives for the remainder of the year. ... Read More
An important judgement on opioids in Oklahoma
While the country is still experiencing the devastating impact of a full-fledged opioid epidemic in 2019, the day may have arrived for a select group of ... Read More
The British Broadcasting Company (BBC) recently published a story Why we Lie About Being Retired, an eye-catching lead. The author describes the great efforts on the Internet to portray images of retired ... Read More
As every trial attorney knows, getting evidence in front of the judge, or keeping it out, can make the difference between winning and losing.
With passage of the Reform Act came adherence to the ... Read More
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