Alabama Workers' Comp Blawg

  • 24
  • May
  • 2009

SUPREME COURT DENIES PETITION BUT ADDRESSES AUTHORIZED TREATING PHYSICIANS

Ex parte Travis C. Aderhold (In re: Massey Chevrolet, Inc. v. Travis C. Aderhold): On May 22, 2009, the Alabama Supreme Court denied a petition for writ of certiorari filed by...

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  • 20
  • Mar
  • 2009

YOU CAN DENY THE CLAIM WHILE MAINTAINING CONTROL OF THE MEDICAL BENEFITS

The case of Fluor Enterprises, Inc., d/b/a Fluor Signature Services v. Darrell Lawshe was previously reported in this blawg on February 6, 2009. This case put employers, insurers, and third...

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  • 23
  • Jan
  • 2009

DOCTOR HELD NOT TO BE AUTHORIZED TREATING PHYSICIAN WHERE REFERRAL IS MADE FOR LIMITED PURPOSE

Ex parte Massey Chevrolet, Inc.: In this opinion released on January 23, 2009, the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals considered a dispute over medical care in a previously settled case. Specifically,...

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