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Court of Appeals — Workers’ Compensation: Schmidt v. Falls Dodge Inc., et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Workers’ Compensation Weekly Cap — Schedule Awards Schmidt v. Falls Dodge Inc., et al. No. 76 Judge Smith Background: The plaintiff worked as a collision shop technician, repairing automobiles. He suffered several injuries on the ...

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Court of Appeals — Workers’ Compensation: Zamora v. New York Neurologic Associates, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Workers’ Compensation Withdrawal of Employment — Loss of Wages Zamora v. New York Neurologic Associates, et al. No. 55 Judge Pigott Background: The claimant was working for the defendant when a computer monitor fell off a shelf ...

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Court of Appeals — Workers Compensation: Raynor v. Landmark Chrysler, et al.

New York State Court of Appeals Workers Compensation Trust Fund — Effective Date Raynor v. Landmark Chrysler, et al. No. 202 Judge Ciparick Background: The court was asked to interpret Workers’ Compensation Law §§ 27(2) and 15(3) as they related to ...

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Worker’s Compensation: Farm Family Casualty Insurance Company v. Brady Farms Inc.

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Worker’s Compensation Indemnification Farm Family Casualty Insurance Company v. Brady Farms Inc. CA 10-02440 Appealed from Supreme Court, Genesee County Background: The plaintiff commenced the action seeking a declaration that it has no duty to defend or ...

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Comp awarded for computer-bound worker’s death in N.J.

Sitting in front of a computer for hours at a time is not the healthiest way to make a living. And with more employees being tied to their computers, it was only a matter of time before courts started grappling with workers’ compensation claims addressing the unique injury issues of those with sedentary jobs.

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Workers’ Compensation: Matter of Aides at Home Inc. v. State of New York Workers’ Compensation Board

Appellate Division, Third Department Workers’ Compensation Underfunded Trusts — Board Takeover of Self-Funder Matter of Aides at Home Inc. v. State of New York Workers’ Compensation Board 508375 Article 78 Proceeding; Supreme Court, Albany County Background: The petitioner was a ...

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Workers’ Compensation: Matter of Hilbrandt v. Village of Red Hook

Appellate Division, Third Department Workers’ Compensation Volunteer Firefighters — Statute of Limitations Matter of Hilbrandt v. Village of Red Hook 508416 Appealed from the Workers’ Compensation Board Background: This appeal is from a board decision that ruled that claimant’s application ...

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