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Workers Comp Payments Forever? Yes, If Disability is Permanent AND Total

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Workers’ Compensation weekly payments under Virginia end after 500 weeks. It does not matter if these payments are for only partial wage loss, permanent impairment, or even amputation. However weekly payments from the workers’ compensation insurance company are paid, the 500-week limit is an artificial ceiling that really hurts younger, injured workers and the families

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Virginia Minimum Auto Insurance Limits to Not Rise in 2021

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Earlier this year, the Virginia Senate approved raising the state’s automobile liability insurance minimum limit from $25,000 to $35,000. If the proposal became law, it would have been the first change in the state’s auto liability minimum since 1975. As of now, 44 other states have the same minimum limit of $25,000. The minimum limits

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Gas Station Attack by Uninsured Truck Driver

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Having represented truck drivers attacked, shot and injured at gas stations, Herndon Virginia injury lawyer Doug Landau was particularly interested in the Federal Court’s September 9, 2020 opinion in the case of Mullins v. Harco National Insurance Co.  The injured victim pulled into the truck fueling station before sunrise, and was assaulted by the Defendant commercial truck driver who

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Defendants Appeal Winning PTSD Truck Crash Case Decision and Lose

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In one of our case’s we previously reported on in our 12/2/2019 blog post, the defendants appealed a Manassas judge’s August 2019 Opinion. The judge found that the victim’s post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) was causally related to his compensable injury by accident, and that the claimant was entitled to weekly Temporary Total Disability (TTD) wage

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Landau a Winner at Elite Lawyers Meeting

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“If I learn just one thing at a seminar or Continuing Legal Education (“CLE”) program that helps me with a difficult case or two, then my investment in tuition, airfare and hotel are worth it,” often notes Herndon injury lawyer Doug Landau. Recently, lawyer Landau was invited to an elite gathering of lawyers by the

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