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Workers’ Compensation Laws Changed as Part of 2017-2018 NYS Budget Deal

Over the weekend, the Legislature and the Governor reached an agreement on the 2017-2018 New York State Budget. Among the myriad changes to New York State law was a workers’ compensation reform package representing the most significant changes to workers’ compensation practice in New York since the 2007 reforms.

Please click here to read our summary and analysis of the major changes to the New York Workers' Compensation Law created by the 2017-2018 budget.

In brief, the law provides for a number of major changes, including:


Please do not hesitate to contact any one of our attorneys with any questions about these changes to the workers' compensation law.

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