Gregory Lois is the Managing Partner at Lois LLC. Greg supervises the Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Department. Greg regularly appears in New York and New Jersey workers’ compensation courts and in Federal courts on Longshore and Harbors’ Workers Compensation matters (including claims under the Defense Base Act). Greg is the co-author of the LexisNexis “Practice Guide to Workers’ Compensation in New Jersey."
Episode 21: Off-premise Injuries in New Jersey - The Going-and-Coming Defense
June 27th, 2016 | 25 mins 45 secs
defenses, lois llc, new jersey, parking lots, special mission, travel time, workers’ compensation law
Attorney Greg Lois discusses the legal defenses and practical claims handling considerations when an injury occurs off-premises.
Episode 15: Is the Petitioner an Employee? New Jersey Workers' Compensation Law Analysis
April 25th, 2016 | 21 mins 43 secs
defenses, employee-employer, new jersey, uninsured employer's fund, workers’ compensation law
In New Jersey, it's not always easy to determine if an injured worker was actually the employee of the insured. Attorneys Joe Jones and Michael Tomasino tackle this topic.
Episode 16: Special Report - The Fund for ReOpened Cases in New York
April 22nd, 2016 | 27 mins 23 secs
Attorneys Tashia Rasul, Declan Gourley, and Greg Lois from Lois LLC provide Q & A on impact of the decision in American Economy Insurance Company v. State of New York, decided April 14, 2016 which found that the retroactive application of New York WCL 25-a(1-a) to policies issued before October 1, 2013 was unconstitutional.
Episode 14: Is the Claimant my Employee?
April 18th, 2016 | 15 mins 51 secs
casual employees, employer-employee, independent contractors, new york, workers’ compensation law
Is this injured worker really the employee of my insured? Two Attorneys (Steve Bedoya and Christian Sison) explore this topic.
Episode 13: The Second Injury Fund in New Jersey
March 28th, 2016 | 21 mins 28 secs
new jersey, second injury fund, workers’ compensation law
Attorney Greg Lois discusses the functioning of New Jersey' Second Injury Fund and the impact the participation of the Fund can have on case exposures.
Episode 12: Penalties and "No Coverage" Exposure in New York
March 21st, 2016 | 24 mins 6 secs
new york, no coverage, penalties, penalty, uninsured employer, workers’ compensation law
New York's workers' compensation law are a minefield of potential penalties and traps for the unwary. This episode discusses common penalties imposed on employers and carriers and discusses the penalties for failing to carry workers' compensation insurance.
Episode 11: Post Trial Practice in New Jersey
February 22nd, 2016 | 17 mins 36 secs
appeal re-opener, new jersey, post-trial practice, trial, workers’ compensation
Attorney Greg Lois leads a presentation and discussion on post-trial practice in New Jersey.
Episode 10: Appeal of Board Decisions in New York
February 15th, 2016 | 16 mins 52 secs
appeals, new york, post-trial practice, workers’ compensation law
Two New York attorneys (Usra Hussain and Greg Lois) discuss post-trial practice in New York. The presenters provide an overview of the entire appellate system in New York as well as practical advice for perfecting an appeal.
Episode 9: New Jersey Settlements when Medicare as Secondary Payer must be considered
January 25th, 2016 | 24 mins 14 secs
lois llc, medicare secondary payer, new jersey, section 20, workers' compensation law
Resolving a case under Section 20 in New Jersey? Great! But did you consider the potential exposure for your client under the Medicare as Secondary Payer Act?
Episode 8: Interplay between the Medicare as Secondary Payer Act and Workers' Compensation Settlements in New York
January 18th, 2016 | 21 mins 15 secs
lois llc, medicare secondary payer obligations, new york, section 32 settlement, workers’ compensation
Audio from the Lois LLC New York Webinar “Understanding our Medicare Secondary Payer Act Obligations (Medicare Secondary Payer).” Attorney Declan Gourley leads a presentation and discussion on the handling cases with Medicare Secondary payer Act exposure in New York.