An employee who was convicted of insurance fraud—after he exaggerated a work-related injury to a doctor who then prescribed opiates—was not barred from recovering workers’ compensation benefits because another doctor found that the injury had still resulted in a permanent partial disability, the California Court of Appeal ruled.Tags: Benefits Compensation Equal Pay Pay
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Children’s consignment franchise “volunteers” qualify as employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), and, thus, are entitled to...
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Employers sponsoring an onsite health clinic must navigate through several compliance issues if they also offer employees high deductible...
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Erring on the high side when choosing a 401(k) savings default-contribution rate won’t likely discourage employees from participating in...
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An employee who did not respond to her employer’s requests to return to work could not sustain claims under...
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