A difficult issue for courts to determine is what to do with undocumented workers within the context of the workers' compensation system. ... Continue Reading
The Rycroft defense allows a claim to be denied based on an employee misrepresentation. ... Continue Reading
The question of whether a volunteer is covered under an employer's workers' compensation policy seems like an easy question. Most would think that a volunteer is not an employee and therefore is not covered ... Continue Reading
Many leases for commercial retail space contain "loser pays" attorney fees provisions, which enable the prevailing party in landlord/tenant litigation to collect reasonable attorney fees. ... Continue Reading
Recently, a prominent pain management physician brought to our attention a test that is being included by some neuropsychologists and pain specialists in their evaluations of workers' compensation claimants ... Continue Reading
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