Articles From Derek Dominguez

Experts Duel Over Annual Tear in Lumbar Spine as Commission’s Reliance on One Expert Passes Manifest Weight Standard By Derek Dominguez Workers’ Compensation Law, November 2021 In Cassens Transport v. Illinois Worker’s Compensation Comm'n and Raymond Simental, the appellate court found that the Commission’s reliance on a particular expert for its causation finding was not against the manifest weight of the evidence.

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