Archive by Month: August 2016

Conroy Simberg will be a Platinum Sponsor of the 2016 CLM National Construction Claims Conference

Posted in Newsletters - 2016 on August 30, 2016

Conroy Simberg is a sponsor of the 2016 CLM National Construction Claims Conference, which will be held in the Manchester Grand Hyatt from September 28 - 30. The National Construction Claims Conference will address construction defect claims, as well as claims centered on construction site accidents/injuries, coverage issues, subcontractor issues, and new technologies. Sessions also will address issues on the national, regional, and state levels.

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The First District Court of Appeal affirmed the JCC'S final order in Gearhart v. Securitas Security Services USA/Sedgwick CMS

Posted in Newsletters - 2016 on August 25, 2016

The First District Court of Appeal has already affirmed the JCC'S final order in Gearhart v. Securitas Security Services USA/Sedgwick CMS, which was handled before the JCC by Partner Chris Tice, of our Jacksonville office and argued  at the Workers' Compensation Convention (Wednesday, August 23) by Partner Hinda Klein of our Hollywood office.  The case involved the issue of whether the claimant's total knee replacement was caused by his industrial accident, in which he twisted his knee and tore his meniscus.  After the claimant underwent arthroscopic surgery to repair the meniscus, he had a total knee replacement of the same knee, which, he argued, was caused or exacerbated by his accident. 

 

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