State News : New York

NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

Contact information for NWCDN members is also located on the state specific links in the event you have additional questions or your company is seeking a workers’ compensation lawyer in your state.

New York


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On 3/16/22, our partner Matt Hoffman will present "The PPD Clawback Revisited - Understanding the 130 Week Retroactive Cap in 15(3)(w)". This webinar will provide an analysis of the April 2017 amendment to WCL § 15(3)(w) providing for a retroactive credit on capped benefits available under WCL §15(3)(w). This presentation will cover the permanent partial disability classification process, maximum medical improvement litigation, and best practices for carrier and defense counsel seeking to mitigate liability on permanent partial disability claims with a date of accident of 4/10/17 or later.

It will be held at 11:00 AM EST on Wednesday, March 16th 2020. Please click here to register.

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