California WC Statute Helpful to Reduce WCMSA Allocations

SB 863 launched Independent Medical Review (IMR) for California Workers’ Compensation claims. This important shift in how medical treatment is managed in a workers’ compensation claim would inevitably lead to adjustments for workers’ compensation Medicare-Set Aside...

Close Call for Employer on Unapproved MSA

Rainey v. The GoodYear Tire & Rubber Company, 2013 N.C. Facts:  Rainey, a tire builder injured his back on August 4, 2004.  During the course of his claim, a Medicare Set Aside was prepared in the amount of $65,948.  The Parties agreed to settle the workers’...

LMSA Required or Not – Florida Court Weighs In

The question everyone wants answered is whether a LMSA is required as part of the settlement of a liability claim.  The short answer is no.  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is responsible for the administration of the Medicare program but it has...

Franco Signor CEO Featured in New Article

Franco Signor CEO John Williams has just been featured in the Gulf Coast Business Review.  Mr. Williams pioneering ventures in the world of Medicare Set-Asides have come full circle.  His current role at Franco Signor is not only a worthwhile cure for his...