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HTMLWhat is a Medicare Set-Aside and how does it Affect the Settlement of my Case?
Joseph A. Miller; Joe Miller Law, Ltd.;
White Paper
August 19, 2014
When you are injured in a work-related accident and you are on Medicare at the time or expect to be on Medicare in the near future, Medicare set-asides are something you need to keep in mind. In this article we will define what Medicare set-asides are and why it is important in your workers...


HTMLThe Beginning of a Trend? Removing Asbestos-related Injuries From the Exclusivity Provisions of Workers’ Compensation Statutes
Jordan T. Ault; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 13, 2014
On November 22, 2013, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania issued an order in Tooey, et al. v. AK Steel Corp. that had major implications for toxic tort litigation in the state. Plaintiff John Tooey allegedly worked for Ferro Engineering as an industrial salesman of asbestos products from 1964 to...


HTMLOhio BWC Settles Premium Case, Separately Sets New Collection Schedule
Nicola Gudbranson Cooper LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2014, previously published on Summer 2014
Certain employers who have been waiting for refunds from the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation will have to wait only a little longer while a judge decides how to divvy up a $420 million settlement in a seven-year-old lawsuit that challenged the way some 264,000 businesses were charged premiums.


Adobe PDFWal-Mart v. IBEW: Delaware Supreme Court Authorizes Broad “Books and Records” Discovery Under Section 220 of the Delaware General Corporation Law and Adopts Garner Exception to Attorney-Client Privilege
Sullivan Cromwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 12, 2014, previously published on August 6, 2014
On July 23, 2014, in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Indiana Electrical Workers Pension Trust Fund IBEW, the Delaware Supreme Court issued an important decision expanding the scope of shareholder discovery in connection with a “books and records” demand under Section 220 of the Delaware...


Adobe PDFSupreme Court of New Jersey Holds That Cardiovascular Death Is Not Compensable
Angela Y. DeMary; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 6, 2014
In its July 30, 2014, decision of James P. Renner v. AT&T (A-71-11) (068744), the New Jersey Supreme Court reiterated that there remains a heightened standard of proof and causation for cardiovascular claims. The Supreme Court opined in Renner that the decedent husband/petitioner failed to sustain...


HTMLCourt of Appeals Provides Clarity to Idiopathic Injury Cases
Ariel I. Adams; Hall Booth Smith, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 11, 2014, previously published on July 31, 2014
The Court of Appeals has recently issued its decision in Chambers v. Monroe County Board of Commissioners, 2014 Ga. App. LEXIS 551 (2014), providing some clarity in the murky area surrounding idiopathic injuries. The claimant in Chambers was a firefighter/EMT for Monroe County. The claimant was...


Adobe PDFHouse Bill 373 Enacted to Control the Level of Workers’ Compensation Insurance Premiums by Making Significant Changes in the Medical Reimbursements Allowable Under the Healthcare Payment System
Paul V. Tatlow; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 6, 2014, previously published on July 31, 2014
This Act makes substantial changes to Titles 18 and 19 of the Delaware Code designed to control the level of workers’ compensation premiums in Delaware. The most significant changes are: (a) a 33% reduction in medical costs to the workers’ compensation system, phased in over a period of...


HTMLSpecial Workers Compensation Legislation Report--Retrospective Rating
Colodny Fass Talenfeld Karlinsky Abate Webb P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 6, 2014, previously published on August 8, 2014
CS/HB 785 by State Representative Albritton passed the Legislature and was approved by Governor Rick Scott on June 13, 2014. The effective date of the bill was July 1, 2014.


Adobe PDFEmployer Bears Burden of Proving Claimant’s Loss of Earning Power is Due to Lack of U.S. Citizenship
Francis X. Wickersham; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 5, 2014, previously published on August 1, 2014
The claimant filed a claim petition alleging that he sustained a work injury on July 19, 2008, while working as a truck driver for the employer. At a hearing held before the Workers’ Compensation Judge, the employer’s attorney cross examined the claimant, who was born in Ecuador and had...


HTMLVirginia Significantly Raises Worker Misclassification Fine
Phyllis C. Katz; Sands Anderson PC;
Legal Alert/Article
July 29, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
Worker misclassification remains a number one target area for both state and federal review. On July 1, 2014, the Virginia Workers Compensation Act (the “VWCA”) significantly increased the civil penalties that the state can impose on a Virginia business owner who has failed to insure...


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