Tag Archives: April

April Editorial Platforms Current Events

The April issues of Super Lawyers Magazine featured several high profile cultural issues in the United States and how some of the top attorneys in the country are approaching each situation. From immigration to #MeToo, these lawyers showcased the skill … Continue reading

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Cases — April 22nd through 28th, 2018

Workers Compensation/Occupational Safety & DiseaseDavis v. Labor Commission (Utah Ct. App., April 26, 2018) (declining to disturb Commission determination that worker was not acting in the course of his employment at the time of his accident:  discussion of the instrumentality exception to … Continue reading

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Cases — April 29th through May 5th, 2018

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Episode 003: CAVC Oral Argument: Spellers v. Wilkie, 16-4053 (April 19, 2018)

Issue for Oral Argument: General Overview of the Law When a veteran’s disability does not meet the requirements for the next higher schedular rating, but the evidence indicates his or her disability is more severe than the current rating, a … Continue reading

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Episode 004: CAVC Oral Argument – Johnson v. Wilkie, #16-3808 (April 24, 2018) Successive Rating Criteria for Migraines)

General Preview of the Case: This is a complex case involving the complex issue of “successive rating criteria”, with a lot of regulatory interpretation and factual application issues at play.  There is one, and possibly more, diagnostic codes for rating … Continue reading

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