Mo. Alliance for Retired Americans v. Dep't of Labor


On February 24, 2009 the Missouri Supreme Court issued an opinion in Mo. Alliance for Retired Americans v. Dep't of Labor, 277 S.W.3d 670 (Mo. banc 2009), addressing whether the 2006 modifications to the Missouri Workers' Compensation law changed the exclusive remedy provision More specifically, whether Section 287.120 MO. REV. STAT. (2008) bars Missouri workers ability to pursue negligence tort actions in civil courts against their employers for certain types of injuries.

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