8 04, 2021

April 2021 New York Workers’ Compensation Law Reporter Highlights

By |2021-04-08T13:38:38+00:00April 8th, 2021|NY Workers' Compensation Law Reporter|0 Comments

April 2021 New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter Highlights Significant contracts going to New York jurisdiction over out-of-state accident Case name:  Focal Point/Macro Consultants, 121 NYWCLR 5 (N.Y.W.C.B.), Panel 2021). Ruling: In affirming, a Board panel held that the WCLJ’s determination that the State of New York has subject matter [...]

5 03, 2021

March 2021 New York Workers’ Compensation Law Reporter Highlights

By |2021-03-05T16:30:23+00:00March 5th, 2021|NY Workers' Compensation Law Reporter|0 Comments

March 2021 New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter Highlights WCL doesn’t cover home health aide’s travel to clients home Case name: Better Home Health Care, 120 NYWCLR 233 (N.Y. W.C.B., Panel 2021). Ruling: A Board panel held that an accident sustained by the claimant, a home health aide, while traveling [...]

21 01, 2021

January 2021 New York Workers’ Compensation Law Reporter Highlights

By |2021-01-21T21:39:58+00:00January 21st, 2021|NY Workers' Compensation Law Reporter|0 Comments

January 2021 New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter Highlights Claimant must deduct prior bicep SLU from current shoulder SLU Case name: Liuni v. Gander Mountain, 120 NYWCLR 197 (N.Y. App. Div. 2020). Ruling: The Appellate Division affirmed the Board’s ruling that the claimant was entitled to a 5 percent schedule [...]

23 12, 2020

Holiday Giveback- McIntyre, Donohue, Accardi, Salmonson, & Riordan, LLP

By |2020-12-23T20:58:18+00:00December 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Holiday Giveback - McIntyre, Donohue, Accardi, Salmonson, & Riordan, LLP are a little extra thisholiday season.Extra thankful for our clients, colleagues, families, and friends.This holiday season, MDASR chose ten families within our community to pay forward the gift of gratitude with a gift card to ShopRite. We are grateful for all the work and love [...]

15 12, 2020

December 2020 New York Workers’ Compensation Law Reporter Highlights

By |2020-12-15T15:37:43+00:00December 15th, 2020|NY Workers' Compensation Law Reporter|0 Comments

December 2020 New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter Highlights Prior awards nullify claimant’s current award for SLU of her arm Case name: Covington v. New York City/Dept. of Corrections, 120NYWCLR 157 (N.Y. App. Div. 2020) Ruling: Upon review, the Appellate Division affirmed the Board’s ruling that the claimant was entitled [...]

7 12, 2020

November 2020 New York Workers’ Compensation Law Reporter Highlights

By |2020-12-08T17:12:11+00:00December 7th, 2020|NY Workers' Compensation Law Reporter|0 Comments

November 2020 New York Workers' Compensation Law Reporter Highlights Case name: Johnson v. Borg Warner Inc., 120 NYWCLR 145 (N.Y. App. Div. 2020). Ruling: Upon review, the Appellate Division reversed the Board's decision awarding benefits to the claimant, who alleged he sustained a work-related knee injury. What it means: Medical [...]

16 11, 2020

COVID-19: Where Workers’ Compensation Claims Stand As We Enter The “Second” Wave in New York

By |2020-11-16T15:11:28+00:00November 16th, 2020|COVID-19 Workers' Compensation Resources, MDASR Update, Workers Compensation|0 Comments

COVID-19: Where Workers' Compensation Claims Stand As We Enter The “Second” Wave in New York Dear Friends: First and foremost, I hope that everyone reading this update is healthy and safe during the pandemic. As New York appears to be on the precipice of it’s “second wave” of the [...]

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