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This is a unique compendium that covers the latest developments in Louisiana worker's compensation laws. Attorney/author Denis Paul Juge, actively involved in drafting the Louisiana Workers' Compensation Law since 1983, shares his insights about:
* How statutory provisions affect personal injury cases
* The malpractice risks for attorneys who settle a third party suit without the approval without approval of the worker's compensation insurer.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Historical Background
Chapter 2 Retroactivity of Statutes
Chapter 3 Administrative System
Chapter 4 Claims Process and Procedures
Chapter 5 Attorneys Fees
Chapter 6 Penalties and Forfeitures
Chapter 7 Employment Relationship
Chapter 8 Accidents
Chapter 9 Occupational Diseases
Chapter 10 Establishing Compensation Rate
Chapter 11 Disability Benefits
Chapter 12 Credits and Offsets
Chapter 13 Medical and Vocational Rehabilitation Benefits
Chapter 14 Death Benefits
Chapter 15 Defenses
Chapter 16 Exclusiveness of Rights and Remedies
Chapter 17 Claims Against Third Persons
Chapter 18 Second Injury Fund
Chapter 19 Extraterritorial Coverage and Conflicts of Law
Chapter 20 Insurance and Self-Insurance Programs
Appendix - General Information
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes