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Ohio Workers' Compensation News
(posted August 18, 2015)
The Supreme Court dismissed the BWC's appeal in Ohio Bur. of Workers' Comp. v. McKinley as improvidently granted. The Court of Appeals had held that a third party that settled with an injured worker could not be held responsible for the BWC’s subrogation interest when the BWC had notice of the settlement proceedings, even if the actual settlement agreement did not reference the BWC’s subrogation right. Read more >>
(posted July 13, 2015)
The Governor has signed the BWC and IC budget bills. In addition to funding the agencies, the budget bills made some changes to the Ohio workers' compensation law. Read more >>
(posted June 15, 2015)
The Governor has reappointed Jodie Taylor to serve as the employer member on the Industrial Commission. Taylor's second six year term will begin July 1, 2015.
(posted May 13, 2015)
The Eighth District Court of Appeals is considering an appeal from a Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Decision holding that the legislature's amendment of R.C. §4123.512 to deny injured worker's the right to dismiss their complaint in cases where the employer filed the notice of appeal. The case is pending in the Court of Appeals as Ferguson v. State of Ohio, 8th Dist. No. CA-15-102553.
Ohio Workers' Compensation Decisions
We also provide summaries of Ohio workers' compensation court decisions, indexed by topic. The latest Ohio Supreme Court decisions: