N.C. Industrial Commission
Buck Lattimore, Chairman


To:      Workers’ Compensation Attorneys

From: Buck Lattimore

Date:  6/19/01

Re:      Failure of Notice Sanctions

The Commissioners of the Industrial Commission adopted the following requirement effective immediately:

It is the responsibility of counsel to notify the Deputy Commissioner of settlement of a case prior to a scheduled hearing.

Sanctions may be imposed against the parties for the failure to do so.

N.C. Industrial Commission · 4319 Mail Service Center · Raleigh, NC 27699-4319
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