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October 14, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

October 15, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

October 6, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

October 1, 2020
September 12, 2019

Can a COVID-19 Vaccination Be Mandated?

October 1, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

Pennsylvania Courts Maintain Protections for Defendants in Fee Agreements

September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

September 10, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

September 12, 2019

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

New Jersey

August 10, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

August 6, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

Pennsylvania

July 31, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

July 24, 2020
September 12, 2019

The Mask Question is Not a Question Anymore for Pennsylvania Businesses

July 23, 2020
September 12, 2019

Various Effects of Coronavirus on Florida Workers’ Compensation Matters

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

July 22, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

July 15, 2020
September 12, 2019

Chartwell Law Partner Andrew Klaber Interviewed for The NEWS

July 9, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

July 2, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

July 1, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

June 18, 2020
September 12, 2019

Attorney Fees in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Cases Now Allowed

June 18, 2020
September 12, 2019

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
September 12, 2019

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
September 12, 2019

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
September 12, 2019

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

May 20, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

May 15, 2020
September 12, 2019

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
September 12, 2019

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
September 12, 2019

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
September 12, 2019

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

May 12, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

May 7, 2020
September 12, 2019

VIDEO: Top 10 COVID-19 Tips for Employers

May 1, 2020
September 12, 2019

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

May 1, 2020
September 12, 2019

Illinois Decision Rejects COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Presumption

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

April 28, 2020
September 12, 2019

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.

May 15, 2020
September 12, 2019

UPDATE: New Hearing Procedures Before the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission

Effective April 23, 2020, the commission will allow the parties to request a video remote hearing.

April 27, 2020
September 12, 2019

COVID-19 and the Exclusivity Provisions of Workers' Compensation

New efforts are being taken by some to circumvent the exclusivity provisions of many states’ workers’ compensation laws.

April 24, 2020
September 12, 2019

VIDEO: Work Related Injuries... From Home

April 24, 2020
September 12, 2019

New Jersey Appellate Court’s Icy Reaction to the “On-Going Storm” Defense Could Precipitate a Flurry of Lawsuits

Now is the time for commercial property owners to reevaluate their contracts for snow and ice removal.

April 22, 2020
September 12, 2019

Pennsylvania Senate Proposes Legislation That Would Leave Insurers Little to No Basis to Deny Coverage

Senate Bill 1114, the “COVID-19 Insurance Relief Act,” was introduced to the Banking and Insurance Committee on April 15, 2020.

April 22, 2020
September 12, 2019

Multidistrict Request Could Bring Flood of Federal Insurance Coverage Cases to Eastern District of PA

April 22, 2020
September 12, 2019

VIDEO: What is the Impact of COVID-19 on Florida’s Workers’ Compensation?

April 21, 2020
September 12, 2019

VIDEO: Reimbursement of College Tuition and Fees After COVID-19

April 17, 2020
September 12, 2019

Preposterous Presumptions: COVID-19 Workers’ Comp Presumption Laws Trivialize Science, Accomplish Little for Workers, and Unnecessarily Burden Employers