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Laurel woman, 35, sues in Rams Head Tavern video peeping case

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2nd Jun 2016

Today’s post was shared by The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group and comes from www.baltimoresun.com A 35-year-old Laurel woman filed a lawsuit Monday against the president of the Rams Head Group and the company’s Savage restaurant, where Howard County …

Beneful dry ‘kibble’ dog food targeted by lawsuit claiming the brand is killing pets

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30th May 2016

Today’s post was shared by The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group and comes from www.thedenverchannel.com CINCINNATI – A recent lawsuit claims Purina’s popular Beneful brand is hurting and killing pets. More than 3,000 online complaints have been filed by …

New lawsuit alleges sexual abuse in Fort Worth Catholic Diocese

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26th May 2016

Today’s post was shared by The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group and comes from www.star-telegram.com FORT WORTH A man who lives near Spokane, Wash., is suing the Fort Worth Roman Catholic Diocese saying he was sexually assaulted in the …

Lawsuit accuses Comcast, Al Sharpton of discriminating against black-owned media

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23rd May 2016

Today’s post was shared by The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group and comes from www.washingtonpost.com A lawsuit against Comcast, Time Warner Cable Inc., Rev. Al Sharpton and the NAACP alleges that the media companies discriminated against black-owned businesses and paid activists …

Nurse Case Managers, aka Nurse Ratched

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31st Mar 2016

By: James R. Burn, Jr. Often times when an injured worker’s compensation claim is accepted on a permanent or temporary basis, they are lead to believe by the insurance company that a “friendly nurse” will be assigned to the case …

Injured on Employer’s Premise Prior to Beginning Work or Leaving Work – Compensable?

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28th Mar 2016

By: Sandra Weigel Kokal Generally, case law has held that an injury occurring on the employer’s premises when coming or going from work, even for a meal, is compensable. Case law has held that getting to one’s workstation is a …

What is a Concussion?

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16th Mar 2016

By: Edward Jaffee Abes Recently there has been much publicity concerning concussions suffered by athletes. But what is a concussion? A concussion in reality is a traumatic brain injury (TBI). The most common and least serious type of traumatic brain injury …

Utilization Review Explained

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14th Mar 2016

By: Douglas A. Williams If you have been injured in a work injury, and are actively treating with a doctor, you may receive a “Utilization Review Request” in the mail. This document is often particularly confusing to those who aren’t …

Who Decides if You’re Telling the Truth?

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9th Mar 2016

By: Sandra Weigel Kokal The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in an upcoming case to decide whether the Commonwealth Court overstepped its appellate function in making credibility judgments which is the sole function of the workers’ compensation judge. …

UPDATE ON THE VA CAMP LEJUNE CLAIMS

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4th Mar 2016

By: Susan Paczak The VA will now granted disability compensation benefits to veterans who served at Camp Lejune for any length of time between August 1, 1953 and December 31, 1987 if they have developed certain diseases. The diseases the …

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