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For the workers’ compensation system, the election outcomes were good.

I am sure that everyone else is as glad as I am that the election is over, and therefore we don’t need to spend all of our TV time watching ads for candidates and causes. For the workers’ compensation system, the election outcomes were good. We will have the opportunity to influence the workers’
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For the workers’ compensation system, the election outcomes were good.2018-11-13T09:51:50+00:00

Unions, unfortunately, are shrinking in this country!

It has been interesting to watch how the regulation of employment has changed over the last two years. Despite promises during the campaign, this administration has not protected workers, and in fact, has worked pretty hard to assist employers in dealing with employees. It is critical to remember that even in a tight labor market,
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Unions, unfortunately, are shrinking in this country!2018-10-24T13:16:54+00:00

The statute of limitations sets out the time limits – What you need to know!

In virtually every compensation scheme, there are, what lawyers refer to as, statute of limitation. The statute of limitations sets out the time limits under which claims can be filed. It is presumed that people know their rights and obligations (even when it is usually not true). Oregon’s Workers’ Compensation Act is no different.
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The statute of limitations sets out the time limits – What you need to know!2018-10-24T14:28:11+00:00

Selecting Federal Administrative Law Judge’s By Performance!

Very recently, President Trump issued an executive order which puts an end to selecting federal administrative law judge’s by performance on a competitive examination and exempts them from all civil service protections to which they’ve long had. What this means is that it has turned all of the administrative law judge positions into patronage positions.
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Selecting Federal Administrative Law Judge’s By Performance!2018-09-26T15:31:06+00:00

Don’t wait too long to hire an attorney!

Author: Christopher Moore Feb, 8th 2018 Don’t wait too long to hire an attorney! In the past couple of weeks, I had the opportunity to meet with two people who had waited too long to hire an attorney, and as a consequence were poorly served by the workers compensation system. In one case, a person
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Don’t wait too long to hire an attorney!2018-09-27T09:09:29+00:00