Greg Lois and Christian Sison discuss the guidance from the Board regarding general releases in Section 32 settlements in New York Workers’ Compensation claims.
In this video, Greg & Christian talk about:
- What the Workers’ Compensation Law says about general releases and waivers of claims outside Workers’ Compensation;
- Whether General Releases are now disallowed;
- The impact of the new Board guidance on the releases you have already obtained;
- What defense counsel and risk professionals will need to do now to protect their clients.
This audio is from a live webinar provided to clients on October 18, 2021.
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