10/5/2017  Oklahoma Supreme Court has found Title 85A Section 57 to be unconstitutional

6/16/2017  MVP Attorneys Licensed in Nebraska and Iowa

4/5/2017  New Attorneys in MVP Omaha and Kansas City Offices
MVP is pleased to announce Caitlin Kilburg has joined MVP's workers' compensation practice group in the Omaha office. Ms. Kilburg previously practiced workers' compensation at an Iowa based law firm. Alan Fogleman has joined MVP's Insurance Defense practice group in the Kansas City office. Prior to joining MVP Alan served as an Asst District Attorney in the Wyandotte County DA's office in Kansas City, Kansas.

11/23/2016  Nationwide Injunction Issued Blocking DOL Overtime Final Rule

10/26/2016  Evenson v. Winnebago Industries, Inc.

4/12/2016  OK Supreme Court Rules PPD Deferral Provision Ruled Unconstitutional; AMA Guidelines Cannot be Used on Scheduled Injuries
On April 12, 2016 in Maxwell v. Sprint PCS, 2016 OK 41, the Oklahoma Supreme Court found the PPD deferral provision to be unconstitutional and also ruled that the AMA Guides cannot be used to address disability to scheduled members.

3/4/2016  180 Day Rule Overturned, Opt Out Questioned

2/12/2016  Updated Workers' Compensation Benefit Rates
Kansas and Oklahoma Mileage has changed; Benefit Rates have changed in Arkansas, Illinois and Nebraska

6/12/2015  Iowa Supreme Court Issues Favorable Ruling for Employers and Insurers on Surveillance
On June 12, 2015, the Iowa Supreme Court issued a long-awaited decision on the Commissioner's Surveillance Ruling. The Supreme Court concluded that surveillance information is work product that does not need to be produced prior to the taking of the claimant's deposition. In doing so, it reversed the Commissioner, the District Court, and the Court of Appeals.