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Insurance industry groups expressed disappointment in a Florida Supreme Court decision declaring unconstitutional part of the state's workers' compensation law
regarding the length of disability benefits and expanding the length of time in which temporary total disability benefits can be received.
For the second time in two months, the Florida Supreme Court has found unconstitutional a section of the state's workers' compensation law
, but also--with one exception--denied a request to find the entire law unconstitutional.
As per the release, before Sunz, Fischer aimed on private practice in the area of Workers' Compensation law
for more than 27 years.
New York's highest court, the New York Court of Appeals, has ruled that an employer that allegedly hired undocumented aliens in violation of federal law did not lose the benefit of a provision of the state's Workers' Compensation Law
limiting the ability of a third party to assert contribution and indemnity claims against the employer.
This casebook--part of a series influenced by the Carnegie Foundation's Educating Lawyers: Preparation for the Practice of Law and Roy Stuckey's Best Practices for Legal Education--introduces students to workers' compensation law
in the United States.
This is one area of workers' compensation law
where the burden is on the employee.
In my view, the majority opinion reaches its intended result by ignoring these well-settled tenets of law, invading the province of the Legislature to force a sea-change in workers' compensation law
and leaving Kentucky's equal protection precedent in shambles.
subject to only that state's workers' compensation law
Larson saw workers' compensation law
not as a radical redesign of the old tort system but rather as the earliest element of a new and peculiarly American system of social benefits.
Answer: Most often, interns in legitimate internship experiences are not covered by workers' compensation law