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Comp carrier has no lien for lump-sum settlement (access required)

A $102,000 win for a Virginia man injured in an on-the-job car crash could prove a future hindrance for workers’ compensation insurance companies. A circuit judge ruled last month that a workers’ compensation insurance carrier had no lien against a third-party recovery for the amount the company paid to settle a claimant’s future benefits. The decision appears ...