• Richardson v. Indem. Ins. Co. of N. Am.

    Richardson v. Indem. Ins. Co. of N. Am. The Supreme Court of Montana has ruled that an employee had not timely filed a written claim for workers' comp benefits under Montana Code Section 39-71-601. Richardson v. Indem. Ins. Co. of N. Am., 2019 MT 160, 2019 Mont. LEXIS 260, 2019 WL 3162110 Click...

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  • Tex. Mut. Ins. Co. v. Chicas

    Tex. Mut. Ins. Co. v. Chicas Tex. Mut. Ins. Co. v. Chica s The Supreme Court of Texas has ruled that the deadline to seek judicial review of a decision by a DWC appeals panel, while mandatory, is not jurisdictional. Tex. Mut. Ins. Co. v. Chicas, 2019 Tex. LEXIS 353   Click Here for ICLC...

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  • R & T Acoustics v. Aguirre

    R & T Acoustics v. Aguirre R & T Acoustics v. Aguirre A Kentucky court has affirmed a decision by the Workers' Compensation Board that a positive cocaine test of an injured employee did not bar his workers' compensation claim, reasoning that the employer failed to demonstrate that the...

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