State News : Texas

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.




Jerry Franz, M.D. was fined $2,000.00 for failing to meet the standard of care for chronic pain
management for five patients.
Francisco Batlle, M.D. of Dallas has been ordered by the Division to complete additional medical
education after failing to complete a fair and reasonable evaluation of an injured employee.
By Official Order of the Texas Commissioner of Workers’ Compensation dated October 28, 2015,
Dr. Patrick Chidi Obasi, M.D., of Marshall, TX is prohibited from re-applying for DD or MMI/IR
certifications in the Texas workers’ compensation system for two years.