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Dillon v. Surly Brewing Co.

September 14, 2021  |   Kelsey E. Young  

Dillon v. Surly Brewing Co. WCCA No. WC20-6363 (W.C.C.A. August 16, 2021) The Workers Compensation Court of Appeals (WCCA) affirmed an order by a compensation judge finding the judge did not err in declining to address the issues of PPD benefits or penalties because neither were raised at the hearing. The WCCA also affirmed the compensation judge’s choice between competing expert opinions where the...

Quandt v State of Minn.

August 17, 2021  |   Kelsey E. Young  

Quandt v State of Minn. WCCA No. WC20-6386 (W.C.C.A. June 3, 2021) The Workers Compensation Court of Appeals (WCCA) vacated an order by a compensation judge where the record had been left open for submission of an amended exhibit and the original exhibit claimed $670 in expenses but the amended exhibit submitted post hearing listed more than $10,000 in previously unclaimed expenses. At the September...