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 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.
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.