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Workers Comp Hearing in Manassas – another “standing room only” trial for the Abrams Landau team, part 1

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Here are pictures taken after Washington, D.C., Richmond and Herndon Virginia “Super Lawyer” Doug Landau’s most recent trial before the Workers Compensation Commission. Following the advice of this Herndon law firm, Abrams Landau, Ltd. clients from Michigan, Mexico, Virginia and El Salvador watched and listened as a recently transplanted New York client testified in her

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Attorneys Fees In Virginia Workers Compensation Cases

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A recent caller to ABRAMS LANDAU asked, ” Are attorney’s fees in workers comp claim 1/3 like in car accident and bike crash cases ?” The short answer is, “No” according to experienced Herndon workers compensation lawyer Doug Landau So, what are attorney fees in Virginia workers comp claims ? At Abrams Landau, Ltd., we

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Nothing “warm and fuzzy” about “Blanket Releases”

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On December 17th, 2007, the Virginia Workers Compensation Commission (“VWCC”)  rejected a settlement Petition for the compromise settlement of a Landau Law Shop comp client’s case. Workers Comp Legal Assistant Dianna Meredith advised the Commission’s Claims Examiner that the settlement documents submitted by insurance defense counsel contained a “BLANKET RELEASE.” This experienced Abrams Landau workers

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