Workers’ Comp

HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP wins major fraud case which results in criminal conviction, restitution payment and forfeiture of future medical!

HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP wins major fraud case which results in criminal conviction, restitution payment and forfeiture of future medical! Hamberger & Weiss LLP associate attorney, Victoria Hahn, obtained a section 114-a permanent disqualification from workers’ compensation benefits by proving that a claimant committed fraud as he collected lost wage benefits while operating a personal …

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HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP defeats compensable retirement claim saving municipality lifetime payments of $217,000!

HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP defeats compensable retirement claim saving municipality lifetime payments of $217,000! Claimant, a police officer, suffered injuries to the neck, back and ribs following a motor vehicle. Claimant returned to work following the 2017 accident and retired in 2023 at the age of 44. After retiring, he began working part-time. He filed …

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HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP secures disallowance of stressful work environment claim!

HAMBERGER & WEISS LLP secures disallowance of stressful work environment claim! A certified medical assistant brought a claim for workers’ compensation benefits after suffering a panic attack at work. Claimant got into an argument with a co-worker in front of a patient and was disciplined with a written warning. Thereafter, claimant posted on social media …

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CMS Removes Six Year Limitation on Amended Reviews

We wanted to bring to your attention a recent update from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that may have a positive impact on your pending cases. CMS has made a significant change in the Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set-Aside Arrangement (WCMSA) Reference Guide (Version 3.9, updated May 15, 2023) regarding the eligibility criteria for Amended …

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