This compact, comprehensive reference guide covers workers compensation and employee protection laws, stressing the rights and duties of both the employer and the employee in the workplace. The text pays special attention to the laws that protect the employee and answers the most common workers compensation questions asked by students and lawyers. It is ideal both for use as a student study aid or review for the practitioner.


Imprint: West Academic Publishing
Series: Nutshells
Publication Date: 11/23/2016
Related Subject(s): Employee Benefits, Employment Law

Jack B. Hood

Benjamin A. Hardy, Jr

Lauren A. Simpson

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The changes include the following:

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  • Impact on the body of law from the Affordable Care Act

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