Panel: Administrative Board Has Jurisdiction Over Insurance Reimbursement Case

Mealey's (September 8, 2015, 11:59 AM EDT) -- BOSTON — A Massachusetts appellate panel on Sept. 3 affirmed a lower court decision that a dispute between an insolvent insurer and a workers’ compensation trust fund is under the jurisdiction of an administrative board (Lumbermens Mutual Casualty Company v. Workers’ Compensation Trust Fund, No.13-P-1982, Mass. App.; Mass. App. LEXIS 131).

(Opinion available. Document #10-150925-006Z.)

Lumbermens Mutual Casualty Co. appealed to the Massachusetts Appeals Court a state Superior Court ruling that an administrative board held jurisdiction over Lumbermens’ dispute with the Massachusetts’ Workers’ Compensation Trust Fund....
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