Case name: Teabout v. Albany, County of/Sheriff’s Dept., 120 NYWCLR 54 (N.Y. App. Div., 2020)
Summary: The Appellate Division upheld the Board’s ruling that the claimant violated WCL Section 114-a and therefore, disqualified from receiving future wage benefits. The claimant provided false statements regarding her running a personal business post-injury. In addition, the claimant did not disclose pre-existing conditions and proper family medial history to her treating doctor.