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Worker's Compensation in Michigan: Law and Practice, Sixth Edition

Effectively Handle Work-Related Injury Cases from Start to Finish

This definitive answer book is perfect whether you're handling a worker's compensation case, answering a client's question, or settling a third-party injury claim.

With this book, you will be able to:

  • Grasp and analyze the essential statutory requirements for a claim
  • Identify and comply with the new administrative rules
  • Confidently represent clients before the agency, at every stage of the process
  • Craft appropriate fee arrangements

Highlights of this brand-new edition include:

  • Full text of new administrative rules governing worker's compensation proceedings promulgated in 2021
  • Detailed analysis of the new administrative rules, including filing, appearances, discovery, mediation, exhibit admissibility hearings, appeals, recovery of overpayments, and more
  • Extensive discussion of the new attorney fee rule, with examples of fee calculations in various types of cases
  • An overhauled and expanded chapter on the exclusive remedy rule and up-to-date information on the interplay between Medicare and worker's compensation
  • Discussion of recent Michigan Supreme Court opinions on the burden of proof in worker's compensation cases, aggravation of existing conditions, scope of employment, and more
  • Analysis of numerous recent appeals commission and Michigan Court of Appeals opinions regarding business travel, establishing disability, vocational rehabilitation, partial disability, contracts of hire, and more

PRINT BOOK
1052 pages, 1-volume, 7x10 paperback. Current to 04/01/22. Next update April 2023. Subscription service available.

ONLINE BOOK
Fully searchable and continually updated. Citations link to cited recent Appellate Commission opinions, Michigan caselaw, statutes, and court rules. Includes online index, downloadable forms, and summary of changes. Price is for a one-year subscription.

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