I received a link recently for an article in the ABA Journal. In the article, there is a tongue-in-cheek video of a "deposition that got sidetracked." The video is entertaining and interesting. The crux ... Read More
My post on the US Social Security Disability (SSD) issue generated a lot of email. . Most of the feedback I got expressed disbelief that 4.7% of the population aged 18 to 64 in the US are in ... Read More
Florida's "stand your ground" law has gotten significant attention in the last year. Some interesting cases have been highly publicized. When would "stand your ground" have any involvement in workers' ... Read More
The First District Court is the usual source for interpretations of Chapter 440. I know many workers' compensation practitioners follow the court through its website or its RSS feed. If you are not ... Read More
Our economy needs skilled and able workers to deliver the goods and services we need locally and provide internationally. When a worker becomes disabled through work injury or other cause, there is one ... Read More
On February 18, 2014, CMS issued an alert notifying the industry of a threshold in which liability settlements would no longer need to be reported to CMS under MMSEA Section 111 and also would not require ... Read More
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But It Could Have Been a Really Big Pigeon Not all workplace incidents end up as a workers’ compensation claim. Some don’t end up injuring anything other than one’s pride, and fortunately to date, pride is not yet something ...