Entries for the 'Workers' Compensation' Category
June 20, 2017 10:00 AM
Breathing dust, fumes, and other toxic substances from burn pits, exposed troops deployed overseas, and those who worked for government contractors abroad and other civilians, to a serious hazards. Some of the chemicals were a very toxic carcinogens and are deadly.
March 26, 2017 11:30 PM
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has taken the first steps in administration action to ban asbestos and 9 other chemicals.
March 01, 2017 8:06 AM
Jon Gelman’s, newly revised and updated 2017 treatise on Workers’ Compensation Law is now available from West Group of Egan, MN. The treatise is the most complete work available on NJ Workers’ Compensation law and integrated with WESTLAW™, the "most prefered online legal research service."
November 26, 2016 8:46 AM
A new wave of flavor and fragrance (Diacetyl) litigation is now emerging against the manufactures and suppliers of food flavorings for a chronic lung disease, bronchiolitis obliterans (BO), and other illnesses, resulting from worker exposures.
October 31, 2016 4:00 AM
Jon Gelman, a plaintiffs' litigation firm for over 4 decades, announces today that U.S. News & World Report has named the firm to its 2016 Best Law Firms.
October 06, 2016 5:17 AM
This year’s program will focus on professional and ethical responsibilities concerning disclosure and protection of client confidential information throughout the course of discovery and litigation, with specific emphasis on the pretrial conference.
August 24, 2016 9:58 AM
Hot Topics in Workers' Compensation Law Seminar - Wednesday September 14, 2016 5:00pm - 8:35pm - The Law Center New Brunswick NJ will enlighten attendees with techniques and knowledge on how to observe and comply with professional responsibilities involving the ethics of dealing with client's interests and their confidential information.
August 22, 2016 1:43 PM
Jon Gelman has been listed again to Best Lawyers in America®. This recognition has been bestowed upon him for almost 2 decades.
April 26, 2013 10:06 AM
A lawsuit was filed alleging that KRB, Inc. (NYSE KRB) endangered the health and safety of American soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan by exposing them to huge quantities of toxic dust, fumes and other air pollution by burning unsorted was in vast open-air pits without any safety controls
February 12, 2011 2:52 PM
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) will host a public meeting on March 3 in New York City to receive comments from the public on implementing the provisions of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010 (Public Law 111-347)
June 20, 2017 10:00 AM
Breathing dust, fumes and other and other toxic substances, exposed troops deployed overseas to Iraq and Afghanistan, and those who wo...
November 01, 2016 4:45 AM
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) are monitoring the Zika virus outbreak spreading through Central and South America, Mexico, and parts of the Caribbean, including U.S. territories.
October 27, 2016 6:45 AM
A recent $72 Million verdict awarded to the family of a woman who died of ovarian cancer and had used Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder containing talc has resulted in over 1,000 lawsuits against the company.
September 12, 2016 6:58 AM
On January 2, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act establishing the World Trade Health Program and extends and expands eligibility for compensation under the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001.
September 11, 2016 6:58 AM
On January 2, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act establishing the Wo...
March 26, 2016 5:06 AM
On April 28, the unions of the AFL-CIO and unions throughtout the US will observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew the fight for safe jobs.
January 04, 2016 5:53 PM
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January 02, 2016 9:14 PM
Now you can have Now you can have Workers’ Compensation Law, 3d (Vol. 38-39A, NJ Practice Series, available conveniently on your mobile device.
December 11, 2015 8:18 AM
Maximum NJ Workers' Compensation Benefits in 2016 are $861 weekly.
November 14, 2015 8:02 AM
Jon L. Gelman has been named to the 2016 edition of New Jersey Super Lawyers. Each year, only 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor.