The Georgia Court of Appeals recently rendered an interesting decision in Davis v. Louisiana-Pacific Corp., A17A1726 (February 27, 2018). The case illustrates two points worthy of remembering in the ... Read More
A decision just issued out of the Third Circuit Court of Appeal in Louisiana demonstrates the various nuances and obstacles that may be present when entering into a workers’ compensation settlement ... Read More
Pat Benetar belted out the lyrics
It's a little too little, it's a little too late
I'm a little too hurt and there's nothin' left that I've gotta say
They remind me that the passage of time may not heal ... Read More
The West Virginia Supreme Court recently undertook examination of an issue that some may perceive as less than consequential. Some harbor an expectation that appellate courts will generally be engaged in ... Read More
At the annual Workers’ Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) conference in March this year, former executive director Richard Victor presented a scenario in which workers’ compensation claims ... Read More
A recent news story reminded me of "heart attack" cases in Florida. I recall trying to explain Florida heart attack law to many clients years ago in my practice. Recently, an accountant was summoned by ... Read More
A couple of news pieces caught my attention recently, and a connection began to form in my brain. The first was through a tweet from @TheGIRLATTORNEY with a link to a blog post about workplace ... Read More
Hurricane season begins June 1, 2018. It is time to think and prepare. A recount of 2017 may help us remember.
On September 5, 2017, the Florida Office of Judges of Compensation Claims began to post ... Read More
Court Denies Peyman Heidary Indictment Appeal Sacramento, CA - Former chiropractor Peyman Heidary allegedly owned and oversaw a network of medical clinics to generate fraudulent billings to workers’ compensation and insurance carriers. As a ...