Workers' Compensation Law and Practice in New York
Steven M. Scotti, Esq.
Assistant General Counsel, Consolidated Edison Co. of New York, Inc.
John Sweeney, Esq.
Chief, Workers Compensation Division, NYC Law Department
This book combines an academic analysis with practical considerations for the courtroom. Some of the chapters are dedicated to specific legal issues confronting attorneys so that relevant information and case law can be readily utilized by practitioners in the field. There are also general chapters providing expert guidance on case evaluation, client representation, and appearances before Workers' Compensation Law Judges, the Workers' Compensation Board and the Appellate Division.
This publication is written by recognized experts in their fields, representing claimants and employers/carriers, the Special Disability Fund and Special Fund for Reopened Cases, and the Workers' Compensation Board and the Appellate Division. It will prove to be an invaluable resource, warranting a place in the library of every attorney (novice and expert) who handles workers' compensation issues in the State of New York.