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How to Properly Cancel a Workers’ Compensation Policy

| May 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

How to Properly Cancel a Workers’ Compensation Policy

Often cases are referred to this insurance defense attorney where the policy was cancelled prior to the alleged date of

What Does The Rebuttable Presumption Mean In A COVID-19 Claim?

| May 5, 2022 | 0 Comments

The concept of legal presumptions in workers’ compensation is not new in New Jersey.  The first presumption legislation in New

Advice To Employers In Dealing With Complex TTD Scenarios

| April 28, 2022 | 1 Comment

Practical Advice in New Jersey Workers’ Compensation The general rule is that an injured worker is entitled to TTD for

Proposed PTSD First Responder Bill A2886 Raises Questions

| April 21, 2022 | 0 Comments

NJ Workers’ Comp Legislative Update The New Jersey Assembly recently introduced legislation, A2886, which would provide employment protections for paid

Book Review Of “Workers’ Compensation Emerging Issues Analysis”

| April 7, 2022 | 0 Comments

For those readers who are interested in learning about current issues in workers’ compensation, I highly recommend the 2021 LexisNexis

Proposed Cannabis Bill A3511 Raises Serious Legal Issues

| March 16, 2022 | 2 Comments

NJ Workers’ Comp Legislative Update The New Jersey Assembly recently introduced legislation, A3511, which would force every workers’ compensation, PIP

FCE Supported County’s Decision To Terminate Employee Following Workers’ Comp Injury

| March 10, 2022 | 0 Comments

Functional capacity examinations (FCEs) can be very useful in determining the ability of a worker to perform essential job functions

Superior Court Could Not Compel A Plaintiff Who Filed In Civil Court To Also File A Claim Petition In The Division of Workers’ Compensation

| February 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

The case of Brian Smith v. Township of South Hackensack, No. A-3258-20 (App. Div. February 18, 2022), addressed an unusual

Understanding The Deviation From Employment Defense

| February 16, 2022 | 0 Comments

Workers’ compensation practitioners have all heard of the defense of deviation from employment.  But where does the defense come from? 

New Jersey Supreme Court Finds Parking Lot Accident Compensable

| January 19, 2022 | 1 Comment

On January 18, 2022, the New Jersey Supreme Court concluded round three of Diane Lapsley v. Township of Sparta, a

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