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December 4, 2020
December 4, 2020

New Executive Order from the Governor Regarding Covid-19 Mitigation

November 19, 2020
November 19, 2020

Update On Massachusetts Department Of Industrial Accidents Covid-19 Procedures

November 12, 2020
November 12, 2020

Employers Take Heed: Unreasonable Contest Counsel Fees Awarded For Untimely Filing of a Medical-Only Notice of Compensation Payable

November 10, 2020
November 10, 2020

Video: Breaking Down the Recent NJ Appellate Court Ruling Limiting Out-of-State Medical Provider Claims

November 5, 2020
November 9, 2020

Video: Maryland Workers’ Compensation: What is Considered a Work-Related-Injury for At-Home Employees?

October 29, 2020
November 5, 2020

Video: Protecting Your Retail Operations From Insurance And Legal Claims In A Post COVID-19 Marketplace

October 30, 2020
October 30, 2020

Appellate Division Reverses Board's Strict Guidelines On Injuries Occurring While Employees Are Working From Home

October 21, 2020
October 29, 2020

Video: Legal Developments and Hot Topics in New York Workers' Compensation

October 27, 2020
October 27, 2020

Department of Labor Again Attempts to Clarify "Who is An Independent Contractor"

October 14, 2020
October 22, 2020

Video: Navigating Uncertain Waters Handling Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Cases During a Pandemic

October 15, 2020
October 28, 2020

The Reopening Of America: An Employer's Guide For Navigating The New Work World During A Pandemic

October 6, 2020
October 19, 2020

Video: How Will the New COVID-19 Law Impact Your Business and the Current State of New Jersey Workers' Compensation?

October 9, 2020

The Future of COVID-19 Litigation in Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation

October 9, 2020

Appellate Court Concludes that New Jersey Medical Providers Cannot Bring Claim Before New Jersey Workers' Compensation Court for Out-Of-State Injuries

September 24, 2020

New Jersey Supreme Court Expands Social Host Liability To Adults Under the Age of 21

October 1, 2020
October 1, 2020

Can a COVID-19 Vaccination Be Mandated?

October 1, 2020
October 2, 2020

Appellate Court Examines Shopping Mall Store's Duty For Accident At A Shopping Mall

September 18, 2020

Pennsylvania Courts Maintain Protections for Defendants in Fee Agreements

September 16, 2020

New Law in New Jersey Predicted to Have Significant Impact on Workers' Comp Claims

September 15, 2020

Decisions By Federal Courts Favor Insurers in COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims in Florida

September 10, 2020
October 19, 2020

Video: Ask the Experts: Dealing with Challenging Workers' Comp Issues in Maryland

October 1, 2020

UPDATE: The Mask Question is No Longer a Question for Retailers

September 3, 2020

First District Court of Appeal Seeks Direction from Florida Supreme Court on Timely Provision of One-Time Change Physician

August 26, 2020

Underwriters at Lloyd's of London Found Not Liable in Million-Dollar Insurance Coverage Action

August 13, 2020

The Immunity Exception: Understanding What is Egregious Enough to Rise to the Level of Intentional Wrong

New Jersey

August 10, 2020
August 10, 2020

District of Columbia Court Rules as Other States Have: COVID-19 is Not a Covered Business Interruption Loss

August 6, 2020
August 6, 2020

Employers May Face Liability on Outstanding Medical Bills Even After a Compromise and Release Agreement

Pennsylvania

July 31, 2020
July 31, 2020

Businesses Would Like to Know: Will There Be a COVID- 19 Exception?

July 24, 2020
July 27, 2020

The Mask Question is Not a Question Anymore for Pennsylvania Businesses

July 23, 2020
July 23, 2020

Various Effects of Coronavirus on Florida Workers’ Compensation Matters

Coronavirus is affecting workers' compensation in a variety of ways.

July 22, 2020
July 22, 2020

Insurers Prevail in Alleged Business Interruption Coverage Matters, Perhaps Paving the Way for Future Rulings

July 15, 2020
July 15, 2020

Chartwell Law Partner Andrew Klaber Interviewed for The NEWS

July 9, 2020
July 13, 2020

VIDEO: Will Pending Federal Covid-19 Legislation Preempt Longstanding State Laws Regarding the Burden of Proof in Workers’ Compensation Claims?

July 2, 2020
July 2, 2020

VIDEO: Are PA Workers Compensation Attorney Fees Now Taken from Medical Benefits Too?

July 1, 2020
July 1, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program and Business Interruption Legislation Expected to Have Large-Scale Consequences on the Insurance Industry

June 18, 2020
June 18, 2020

Attorney Fees in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Cases Now Allowed

June 18, 2020
June 18, 2020

New York Insurance Regulation 64 Aims at Prompt and Fair Settlement of Claims Arising From a Riot or Civil Commotion

Regulation 64 sets forth the standards for insurers to settle claims promptly and fairly.

May 28, 2020
May 29, 2020

Rulings on Constitutional Challenges to COVID-19 Restrictions May Ultimately Impact Business Interruption Coverage Claims

Business closure and stay-at-home orders have faced legal challenges based on putative Constitutional claims across several states.

May 28, 2020
May 28, 2020

Pending PA Senate Bill 1127 Takes a New Approach to Business Interruption Coverage Claims But Provides a Basis for Insurers to Deny Coverage

Pennsylvania

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

As Lawsuits Ensue, Refunding Tuition May Be In Universities’ Best Interest

May 20, 2020
May 20, 2020

VIDEO: Top 10 COVID-19 Tips for Employers: Cares Act Tax Provisions Edition

May 15, 2020
May 15, 2020

Boilerplate RORs Are Insufficient to Disclaim Coverage

An insurer’s reservation of rights letter must provide the insured both timely and specific notice of the basis for the reservation of rights.

May 15, 2020
May 15, 2020

COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Presumptions

As states rapidly enact COVID-19 workers’ compensation presumptions some businesses are considering legal challenges to these new laws, others have already started and are winning.

May 12, 2020
May 12, 2020

Proposed Presumptive Workers’ Compensation Legislation Would Eliminate Burden of Proof on Essential Workers for COVID-19 Claims

The bill also provides that an essential employee's absence from work due to the virus cannot be considered "on-duty time."

May 12, 2020
May 12, 2020

VIDEO: Update on Third Party Workers’ Compensation Settlement Agreements in Pennsylvania

May 12, 2020
May 12, 2020

VIDEO: Using the COVID-19 Shutdown to Enhance the University Brand

May 7, 2020
May 7, 2020

VIDEO: Top 10 COVID-19 Tips for Employers

May 1, 2020
May 20, 2020

UPDATE: King’s Bench Power – Authority Sought For COVID-19 Insurance Claims

May 1, 2020
May 1, 2020

Illinois Decision Rejects COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Presumption

Challenge to COVID-19 workers' compensation presumption results in repeal of rule.

April 28, 2020
April 28, 2020

Legal Considerations for Small Businesses During and After the Covid-19 Crisis

Chartwell Law partner, Andrew Klaber, has assembled a high-level summary of issues that may exist or arise due to the Covid-19 pandemic.