Defending Employers: Audio From Lois LLC, Workers' Compensation Defense Attorneys
About the Show
The firehose - everything published by Lois LLC each month. Includes our "Third Fridays" broadcast hosted by Christian Sison, our Workers' Compensation training series, and special reports and presentations.
What you will be listening to:
"Third Fridays" is a live, 30-minute legal talk show from Lois LLC featuring moderator Christian Sison. It is the original forum in which real attorneys discuss workers' compensation issues, share their opinions and engage in colorful conversations.
Our Monthly webinar series. The audio feed from Lois LLC's popular webinar training series is hosted here. Every month the Firm's attorneys present different topics in workers' compensation. Meant as a "101-" level training course, the attorneys present a fresh take on common issues in workers' compensation defense.
Special Reports. When emerging legal issues arise that impact employers, Lois LLC publishes special presentations. These special events, hosted by attorneys and presented in plain English, make the emergent changes understandable for business owners, insurance carriers, and other attorneys. The audio feed from these special presentations is available exclusively here.
DISCLAIMER: This podcast is not legal advice! The materials presented by this podcast and any affiliated website are for informational purposes only and are not offered as legal advice as to any particular matter. No reader should act on the basis of these materials without seeking appropriate professional advice as to the particular facts and applicable law involved. The materials are not represented to be correct, complete, or up-to-date. Opinions presented by this podcast are the opinions of the author. Neither the use of this web site nor the transfer of information to or from this web site shall create or constitute an attorney-client relationship between Greg Lois or LOIS LLC and any person. You should not send any confidential information to this web site until after you have entered into a written agreement for the performance of legal services.
Episode 31: Evaluating Cases for Exposure in New York
November 21st, 2016
33 mins 12 secs
Attorney Greg Lois discusses trial and settlement of Schedule Loss of Use and Loss of Wage Earning Capacity claims in New York workers compensation matters.
Episode 30: Opiates - Third Fridays
November 14th, 2016
10 mins 37 secs
christian sison, declan gourley, medical treatment guidelines, new york workers' compensation law, opiates
"Third Fridays" is a live, 30-minute legal talk show from Lois LLC featuring moderator Christian Sison. In this episode, Christian Sison is joined by attorney Declan Gourley for a freewheeling discussion of opiate weaning in New York workers' compensation cases. Recent Board panel decision on the issue is discussed.
Episode 29: Independent Medical Examinations in New Jersey
October 24th, 2016
25 mins 23 secs
imes, independent medical examinations, lois llc, new jersey, workers' compensation law
Attorneys Michael Tomasino and Greg Lois discuss the selection, preparation, and use of Independent Medical Evaluators in New Jersey workers' compensation claims.
Episode 28: Getting the Most from your Independent Medical Evaluations in New York
October 17th, 2016
27 mins 10 secs
imes, independent medical evaluation, lois llc, new york, workers' compensation
Trial attorney Usra Hussain joins Greg Lois in a fast-paced discussion covering the use of IMEs in New York workers' compensation cases.
Episode 27: "Occupationals" in New Jersey - Defending the cumulative exposure and repetitive use claim
September 26th, 2016
19 mins 7 secs
cumulative exposure, lois llc, new jersey, occupationals, repetitive injury, workers’ compensation law
A New Jersey trial attorney discusses the defense of cumulative injury and occupational exposure claims under New Jersey's Workers' Compensation Act.
Episode 26: Defending Occupational Exposures Claims in New York
September 19th, 2016
18 mins 34 secs
exposure, imes, lois llc, new york, occupationals, workers’ compensation law
Attorney Greg Lois discusses the legal and practical aspects of defending occupational exposure and repetitive use injuries in New York.
Episode 25: Defending Motions for Temporary and Medical Benefits in New Jersey
August 22nd, 2016
30 mins 35 secs
benefits, ime, lois llc, motion for med & temp, subject: new jersey, workers’ compensation law
Three attorneys (Joe Jones, Michael Tomasino, and Greg Lois) discuss legal defenses and practical tips for defending Motions for Med & Temp in New Jersey workers' compensation court.
Episode 24: Nonacute Pain Management Guidelines and Medical Benefits in New York
August 15th, 2016
19 mins 10 secs
drug weaning, medical benefits, new york, nonacute pain management guidelines, workers’ compensation
Three attorneys (Declan Gourley, Jeremy Janis, and Greg Lois) discuss the Nonacute Pain management Guidelines in New York.
Episode 23: Lost Time Benefits in New Jersey - When to pay and defenses.
July 25th, 2016
20 mins 54 secs
defenses, lois llc, maximum medical improvement, mmi, new jersey, temporary disability, workers’ compensation law
When must I pay temporary disability benefits in New Jersey? How much should I pay? When can I discontinue paying? Three attorneys (Joe Jones, Michael Gervolino,and Greg Lois) have a discussion about New Jersey's temporary disability benefit.
Episode 22: Should I Pay Temporary Disability in New York?
July 22nd, 2016
28 mins 3 secs
indemnity benefits, lois llc, new york, temporary disability, workers’ compensation law
Three attorneys (Tashia Rasul, Rachel Aronov, and Greg Lois) discuss the statutory requirement to pay lost time wage compensation, when it applies, and and when not to pay.
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 20: The Going-and-Coming Defense in New York
June 17th, 2016
18 mins 56 secs
general defenses, new york, off premises, workers’ compensation law
Two trial attorneys (Tashia Rasul and Emily Flasz) discuss practical aspects of the handling cases where the injury to the employee occurs off premises.
Episode 19: Common Defenses in New Jersey Workers' Compensation
May 23rd, 2016
28 mins 45 secs
defenses, intoxication, jurisdiction, lois llc, new jersey, notice, workers’ compensation law
Attorney Joe Jones and attorney Michael Gervolino explore the most commonly-used defenses in New Jersey workers' compensation law, including lack of jurisdiction, lack of notice, intoxication, and "no accident."
Episode 18: Most Common Defenses to Workers' Compensation in New York
May 16th, 2016
23 mins 27 secs
defenses, intoxication, jurisdiction, lois llc, new york, notice, statute of limitations, workers' compensation
Two Lois LLC Attorneys discuss the common defenses raised in opposition to New York workers' compensation claims.
Episode 17: Update to Special Report - Fund for Reopened Cases in New York
May 13th, 2016
15 mins 45 secs
lois llc, new york, reopened, special fund, workers' compensation
Question & answer session on the impact of the Board’s decision to appeal the recent appellate panel decision finding the closure of the Special Fund for Reopened Cases unconstitutional.