In this episode, “A Deeper Look at Liens, Subrogation and Offset Rights Under Section 29 in New York,” Christopher Major discusses the practical aspects of seeking Section 29 reimbursement for the workers’ compensation carrier in New York. This recording is from a live presentation on March 8, 2021.
Major discusses the following:
- What are the rights of the workers’ compensation carrier under WCL Section 29 to the proceeds of a third-party lawsuit?
- What happens when the parties to the civil action do not obtain consent to settlement.
- The remedy available to the third parties when the workers’ compensation carrier refuses to consent to a settlement.
- How recent case decisions will impact the practice in 2021.
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