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HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP LITIGATORS AND MITIGATORS

Two recent cases illustrate our law firm’s philosophy of arguing a case to a conclusion where no other reasonable alternative is possible, but before that, looking for opportunities to resolve the case reasonably and economically without testimony, briefs, and appeals. In one case, a treating doctor made an inflated assessment of the injured worker’s permanent injuries …

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HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP WINS HARD-FOUGHT SECTION 120 DISCRIMINATION CLAIM

A special provision of the New York Workers’ Compensation Law, section 120, makes it unlawful for an employer to discharge or discriminate against an employee in his or her employment because the employee has claimed or attempted claim workers compensation benefits. These claims are separate and distinct from workers compensation claims themselves and implicate the …

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HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP SAVES CLIENT OVER $200,000 BY ARGUING AGAINST DISABILITY AWARD

HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP SAVES CLIENT OVER $200,000 BY ARGUING AGAINST DISABILITY AWARD Our partner Brian Schaedler was facing a report from a treating doctor in a recent case that found significant impairments of both legs and the right foot. Altogether, the treating doctor’s report, if believed, would have awarded the claimant almost $235,000. Brian …

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