Posts Categorized: Workers’ Compensation

Is My Employment Case Settlement Taxable? Some Considerations for the Layperson.

So you’ve finally settled your employment lawsuit – what a relief! Now you don’t have to concern yourself with the strength of your case, the pace at which it is proceeding, or whether or not it will resolve without a trial. You do, unfortunately, have to concern yourself with the tax implications of your settlement…. Read more »

Workers’ Compensation Retaliation: Legal Remedies in New York and New Jersey

Both New York and New Jersey workers who suffer a workplace injury, or contract an illness as a result of work, are entitled to workers’ compensation through their employers. As a practical matter, this typically means that a worker reports his or her workplace injury/illness to the employer within a prescribed time period (usually within… Read more »