Workers’ Compensation Settlement and Medicare Set-Asides

Workers’ Compensation Settlement and Medicare Set-Asides

Developing a Medicare Set-Aside makes it easy for insurers to consider Medicare’s interests during workers’ compensation negotiations. Federal law requires that employers, group health plans, and insurance companies, consider the Centers for Medicare and...
Workers’ Compensation Settlement and Medicare Set-Asides

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Workers’ Compensation Settlement and Medicare Set-Asides

Workers’ Compensation Coverage for Corporate Officers

High atop the corporate ladder sits the corporate executives who survey their company’s landscape and strive to make decisions that will positively affect the business’ future. But, what happens when one of these corporate executives falls from a ladder or...
Workers’ Compensation Settlement and Medicare Set-Asides

Subrogation – Fact or Fiction?

O.C.G.A. 34-9-11.1(b) provides that when an employee has a cause of action against a third-party tortfeasor in a work-related accident and the employer has paid workers’ compensation benefits as a result of the accident, the employer/insurer has a subrogation...
Workers’ Compensation Settlement and Medicare Set-Asides

What is a Workers’ Compensation Deposition?

A workers’ compensation deposition is the taking and recording of testimony of a witness under oath before a court reporter in a place away from the courtroom before trial. This is a very common proceeding when an injured worker files for a hearing before the...