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Uncovering Factory Farming - The Effects of Ag Gag Laws
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A Moment of Simple Justice - Cameras on Cops
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SOX Whistleblower Protections Extend to Private Companies: Critical Steps to Take Now
A More Perfect Union: Why Punish Russia for Crimea?
Jail Time for Revenge Porn Offenses?
End Game in the Fight Over Same Sex Marriage?
Is Punishment Dead in America?
Bill on Bankruptcy: Detroit Falls Short on Good-Faith Test
On Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 11th Circuit Trial Judge Jorge E. Cueto entered a Summary Final Judgment Order declaring the exclusive remedy provision of the Workers’ Compensation Act (the Act) unconstitutional. In Julio...more
In many states, workers’ compensation benefits are ordinarily the exclusive remedy for an employee injured or killed on the job. In exchange for these benefits, often awarded on a “no fault” basis, the employee generally...more
Circuit Judge Jorge E. Cueto of the 11th Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida has found that Section 440.11 of Florida's Workers' Compensation Act (the "Act"), which makes the Act the "exclusive" remedy...more
Following last week’s oral arguments, on December 16, 2013 the Oklahoma Supreme Court issued an order rejecting a constitutional challenge to the state’s new workers compensation law. ...more
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently issued a ground-breaking decision that could potentially expose employers to a wave of new lawsuits by former employees suffering from mesothelioma. In its November 22, 2013 opinion in...more
NFLPA Investigates Buccaneers on MRSA Issue
by Anthony Caruso on September 11, 2013
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may be in hot water over whether the team communicated the outbreak of MRSA - a dangerous bacteria resistant...more
NFL Doctor’s Role in Concussion Lawsuit May Prompt More to Join Litigation
by Anthony Caruso on August 21, 2013
NFL doctor, Elliot Pellman, has served players for several years and made critical decisions about whether...more
In This Issue:
- NLRB Rulings in Limbo as High Court Reviews Recess Appointments
- New Labor Board Members Likely to Help Employers with Disputes
- NLRB Says Social Media Restrictions Could Violate Labor Law
In This Issue:
- ALERT: USCIS INTRODUCES NEW FORM I-9
- OFCCP Moving to Broader Investigations into Pay Bias
- High Court to Consider U.S. Steel Workers' Compensation Case
- NLRB Rulings Questioned After Board...more
Here’s what other personal injury and workers’ compensation lawyers have been talking about over the past few weeks:
Are Congress’s Med Mal Reform Efforts Unconstitutional? (TortsProfBlog)
North Carolina Proposes to...more
The South Carolina Supreme Court has issued two significant workers’ compensation opinions in the past week and a half.
Fee Schedule Upheld
In the first case, the Court reversed the determination of a circuit court that...more
Brief I filed supporting Motion for Summary Judgment (with names changed and certain confidential information removed)...more
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