Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Injured Worker Gets LHWCA, Files FELA Suit (access required)

Injured Worker Gets LHWCA, Files FELA Suit (access required)

The 4th Circuit says it lacks jurisdiction to review a district court order remanding to state court an injured railroad worker’s suit under the Federal Employers’ Liability Act, which defendant railroad argues is barred by the worker’s receipt of benefits under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act; the appeals court dismisses the railroad’s appeal. Plaintiff, ...