Monthly Archives: November 2013

Capehart Attorney Moderates Panel Discussion at National Conference

Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Capehart Scatchard Executive Committee Member, John H. Geaney, Esq., recently moderated a panel discussion on “Controlling Medical Costs In Workers’ Compensation/Pain Management” at the Fall Conference of the National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network in Hartford, Connecticut. A seasoned workers’ compensation practitioner for over 31 years, Mr. Geaney, a Moorestown resident, […]

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Case Win: Gerald L. Hallquist vs. E.I. Dupont de Nemours

Client:  E.I. Dupont de Nemours Case tried by Stephen T. Fannon The decedent, Gerald L. Hallquist, initially filed an inter vivos claim alleging that his occupational exposure to chemicals, primarily benzene, caused multiple myeloma (a hematological cancer). Following his death, the decedent’s wife filed a dependency claim. Respondent filed Answers to both claims denying compensability […]

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Case Win: McQuaid v. Camden Board of Social Services

Client:  Camden Board of Social Services Case tried by Stephen T. Fannon, Esq. Petitioner, a security guard, filed a claim alleging that on October 1, 2009, he slipped and fell on a sidewalk at an entranceway, resulting in numerous orthopedic injuries. Respondent denied the allegations of petitioner’s claim on the grounds that petitioner fell while […]

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Horseplay and Assault in New Jersey Workers’ Compensation

By: Nicholas A. Dibble, Esq. Every Autumn Americans celebrate the national pastime, as baseball’s two best teams compete in the World Series.  Last December, many baseball fans believed the Los Angeles Dodgers had purchased the “Fall Classic” when they signed mercurial pitcher ZackGreinke to a $147 million contract.  However, less than a month into the […]

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Capehart Scatchard Attorney Addresses Orthopedics Conference

Mt. Laurel, NJ – – Workers’ Compensation Attorney and firm Shareholder Michael L. Bileci, Esq.  recently spoke at the Tri-County Orthopedics annual conference in Morristown, New Jersey. Mr. Bileci spoke on the topic of  “Basic Defenses In Workers’ Compensation.”  In his presentation Mr. Bileci covered casual relationship defenses, as well as statute of limitations defenses […]

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