(2 cr.) The course will cover the law of workers' compensation, with attention given, where appropriate, to the Connecticut Act. The course generally will deal with the liability of employers for work-related injuries to employees. In particular, the course will consider: employees' remedies prior to and apart from workers' compensation; the Compensation Principle; the necessary employer-employee relationship required to activate coverage; the concept of accident; accidents during the course of the employment; accidents arising out of employment; occupational disease; proof of causation and independent causes after the accident; compensation for non-fatal injury; death benefits; administration of workers' compensation laws; and third party suits. Every Year, All

Sessions

Law Fall 2019

Section 01

  • Instructor
  • Tushar Shah
  • Days
  • M
  • Time
  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location
  • School of Law and Education Room 240