Requests for advances of $2,000.00 are all too familiar to workers’ compensation adjusters. These advances are notoriously difficult to stop, so long as the Claimant can show a nexus between the advance and “medical and related financial needs arising from workplace injuries.” ESIS/ACE Am. Ins. Co. v. Kuhn, 104 So.3d 1111, 1114-15 (Fla 1st DCA, [...]
Charlie Martinez delivers an update regarding an Unrepresented Claimant, and a Motion to Enforce Settlement/Stipulation.
Pomerantz v. Palm Beach County, 131 So. 3d 823 (Fla. 1st DCA 2014)
Lopez v. All Star Investigations, Inc./Travelers, 128 So. 3d 265 (Fla. 1st DCA 2013)
Wyeth/Pharma Field Sales v. Toscano, 40 So. 3d 795 (Fla. 1st DCA 2010)
Mieses v. Applebee’s, 14 So. 3d 1228 (Fla. 1st DCA 2009)
Harrell v. Citrus County School Board, 25 So. 3d 675 (Fla. 1st DCA 2010) - Pruitt v. Southeast Personnel Leasing, Inc., 33 So. 3d 112 (Fla. 1st DCA 2010) - Hinzman v. Winter Haven Facility Operations LLC, 109 So. 3d 256 (Fla. 1st DCA 2013) - Gadol v. Masoret Yehudit, Inc., 132 So. 3d 939 (Fla. 1st DCA 2014)