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Winning Summary Judgment Motion by Establishing Special Employment: A Closer Look at a Recent Winning Result

In a stunning case defending a staffing company where prior counsel failed to raise workers’ compensation exclusivity as an affirmative defense and had recommended settlement, LOIS Attorney Chris Major won a complete dismissal via summary judgment. Given the size of the workers’ compensation lien, a jury verdict in the millions of dollars was potentially on the table. An aggressive defense, however, resulted in summary judgment dismissing the complaint, even after prior counsel had recommended settlement and had not raised workers’ compensation exclusivity as an affirmative defense.

About The “Major Mondays” Civil Litigation Webinar Series

The Civil Litigation Webinar Series, from Lois Law Firm LLC., is hosted by Civil Practice Team Leader Christopher Major, Esq. and is always held on the SECOND MONDAY of the month at 3:00 PM EST. These webinars feature a live presentation followed by a Question & Answer session. To register for a Civil Litigation Webinar, click the button below:

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Download Our New York Risk Transfer Handbook

New for 2022, Chris Major has written the “New York Risk Transfer Handbook" which he describes as "an effort to present to you, the curious claims professional, supervisor, manager, risk transfer or recovery specialist, or even fellow lawyer, just how subrogation makes sense in the context of your claims.”

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Why LOIS Has a Dedicated Civil Litigation Practice

Lois has a dedicated Civil Litigation Practice to serve general liability, premises liability, automobile liability insurance carriers and third party administrators in reimbursement claims under New York WCL § 29 and New Jersey’s Section 40 (N.J.S.A. 34:15-40). Our attorneys also regularly represent these clients’ insureds in defense of personal injury matters filed in all counties in Metropolitan New York, all counties in New Jersey and in the federal courts.

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