Marijuana has been in the news over the last couple of years. It is not a new concern for workers' compensation, but it is a concern. Impairment from marijuana will be a struggle for states and ... Read More
The Center for Disease Control (CDC) appears to be quietly working on guidelines for physicians prescribing opioids. There are a few truths that influence the debate and likely there are some misconceptions ... Read More
In a brief order dated December 22, 2015, the Florida Supreme Court declined to review Padgett v. State of Florida. This saga began with a Miami Circuit Judge presiding over a case involving an ... Read More
Recently, I wrote a blogwire article that CMS had planned to go-live with its pre-settlement final demand functionality on January 1, 2016, but instead CMS has moved it up to December 21st. In its ... Read More
Marijuana holds a fascination and attraction for people. It has been illegal in America for decades, but nonetheless sees significant use and acceptance. This is discussed recently in Measuring ... Read More
Most of us recently took a pause in our daily lives to be thankful for something. It is an annual ritual during which many of us eat too much, do too little, and hopefully take some time to ... Read More
If it doesn't work, is it fraud?
If the result of some accident turns out to not be an injury, is it fraud to visit the doctor to find that out?
There was a story last spring in the Daily ... Read More