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Video: Defending Motions for Medical and Temporary Disability Benefits in New Jersey

How to aggressively defend Motions for Medical and Temporary Disability Benefits in New Jersey to reduce medical costs and legal fees payable to Petitioner’s counsel. In this video, Greg Lois discusses best practices for defending Motions for Med & Temp and provides answers to common questions.  This video is from a live webinar provided to clients on August 23, 2021.

Topics discussed:

  • An overview of what types of medical care are required under the New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Act;
  • How to reduce costs of care by directing treatment and using networks;
  • What happens when a Petitioner is successful on a Motion for Med & temp and how attorneys’ fees are calculated;
  • Strategies to control exposure for Petitioner’s attorneys’ fee costs in Motions for Med & Temp;
  • An overview of the parts of a basic motion for Med & Temp and what the Petitioner is required to prove in order to be successful;
  • The courtroom procedure and timing for defending these Motions;
  • The differenced between and “Emergent” and “Standard” Motion for Med & Temp;
  • Best practices for Risk Professionals and Attorneys defending these claims.
  • Live Q & A on topic.
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New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Webinar: Defending Motions for Medical and Temporary Disability Benefits

Join us for “Defending Motions for Med & Temp in New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Cases”

Register for this webinar:

Register for this Webinar, 12 PM EST Session

In this LIVE webinar on Monday, August 23, 2021 at 12 PM EST, Greg Lois will discuss strategies to defend Motions for Med and Temp in New Jersey workers’ compensation cases. We will discuss:

  • When the Petitioner can file a Motion seeking additional medical care under New Jersey’s Workers’ Compensation Law.
  • Common strategies in defending Motions for Med & temp.
  • The exposure to an employer when medical care becomes a litigated issue in a New Jersey case.

Join us by registering for the New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Webinar Series Session on August 23, 2021 12:00 PM EST at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5291331929217948419 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. This webinar series is offered at at 12:00 PM EST, always on the Fourth Monday of the month. You can register here.

Download the 2021 New Jersey Handbook

Download the PDF (Adobe Acrobat) version of “New Jersey Workers’ Compensation Law – 2021 Edition” by Gregory Lois. This is the most practical, up-to-date and easy-to-understand guide to New Jersey workers’ compensation claims available. This book is designed for employers, attorneys, claims adjusters, physicians, self-insured employers and vocational rehabilitation workers. This guide is written in plain English by a New Jersey attorney and provides a detailed analysis of relevant statutes and regulations; a complete recap of recent court decisions; and a full description of current practice and procedure.  This book provides a behind-the-scenes look at the complicated issues and makes the law understandable for business owners.

You can download the Handbook here

Download the 2021 New Jersey Handbook

A comprehensive description of the Handbook, including a list of what was updated since the last edition and complete chapter list is here.