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Alex Lonnett

Alex Lonnett is a third-year student at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He has worked with firms...

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Alan Pierce

Alan S. Pierce has served as chairperson of the American Bar Association Worker’s Compensation Section and the Massachusetts Bar...

We’ve all clicked through the terms of agreement without a second glance, which means we’ve also waived some of our rights without a second glance. In this Workers’ Comp Matters, host Alan Pierce talks to Alex Lonnett about third party liability waivers in employee contracts and how both insurance companies and lawyers are reacting to them. They also discuss the Vitale v. Jefferson Insurance Company of New York case and how rights waivers are affected by a modern workforce.

Alex Lonnett is a third-year student at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law where he was the first-place winner of the 2016 College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers’ Student Writing Contest. His winning paper extensively examined the issue of third-party liability waivers in employment contracts.

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Published: May 31, 2017
Podcast: Workers Comp Matters
Category: Workers Compensation
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