Recent Posts in Workers' Compensation Category

Westphal v. City of St. Petersburg

As most of the Florida workers' compensation community now know, last Thursday saw the handing down of an opinion by the First District Court of Appeal which will, if it stands, have immediate and ...
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5 days - does it really mean 5 days?

Well, the First District Court of Appeal has now decided to weigh in on one of those small, but important, things which has been debated endlessly since the 2003 law changes - what does 5 days REALLY ...
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Be careful what petitions you file.

Although the case is not final yet, the First District Court of Appeal (First DCA) recently determined that regardless of whether a petition was filed in good faith or not, if the petition is ...
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Finally - something self-executing!

It seems like a lot of the decisions we've been getting out of the First District Court of Appeal lately have been engineered to increase litigation, rather than reduce it (the so-called ...
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Could Voluntary State Mediation Become A Reality?

It certainly could become a reality in the near future. The current proposed rule changes to the 60Q-6 Rules of Procedure for Workers' Compensation Adjudications contains language that would ...
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Welcome to our Workers' Compensation Blog

We are pleased to announce the launch of our Orlando Workers' Compensation Blog. You can subscribe to our RSS feed by clicking here.
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