Pop quiz: A worker collapses on the job and ultimately expires. No witnesses appear with an explanation of what happened — no trauma, no blows, no… Read more »
I am interested in conflicts between federal and state law in the context of workers’ compensation. And I am especially interested in a phenomenon I… Read more »
Over the past year, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has been enhancing its web-based Medicare Secondary Recovery Portal, which has improved its usefulness… Read more »
What are the attributes of effective mediation? These four principles are integral:
The process and the… Read more »
In November of 2017, the Alabama State Bar appointed a task force to review the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Act and make recommendations for improvement.
The workers' comp judicial hellholes was taken from the American Tort Reform Foundation’s Judicial Hellholes for 2018-2019. The Judicial Hellholes publications that referred to workers' compensation also appeared… Read more »
I have repeatedly expressed my frustration with the interpretation of Labor Code Section 4660.1(c)(1) and the “violent act” definition.… Read more »
I'm continuing my predictions for workers’ comp in 2019. The first five were Tuesday.
But before I do,… Read more »
If there were ever an impossible-to-predict year, 2019 is it.
An unstable White House, divided Congress, uncertain-at-best… Read more »
Florida’s tug-of-war between its courts and its Legislature regarding the appropriate standard for a judge to use to assess the admissibility of an expert’s opinion… Read more »
Jan 24-27, 2019
Please join us for the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association’s 2019 Winter Convention i …
Jan 27-29, 2019
Leaders from plans, networks, administrators and care management organizations in both commercial/ …
Jan 30-31, 2019
PIWC is teaming up with Jim Moriarty once again to bring you this opportunity to attend his 2 Day …