FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The 2008-09 Supplement to North Carolina Workers’ Compensation:
Law and Practice with Forms
Is Now Available

The 2008-09 Supplement to the fourth edition of North Carolina Workers’ Compensation: Law and Practice with Forms by Raleigh, NC attorney Leonard T. Jernigan, Jr. is now available from Thomson-West Publishers. This book combines N.C. General Statutes Chapter 97, recent appellate decisions, and the Industrial Commissions Rules. The supplement is $91 if a new order ($72.50 if there is a standing order for the supplement), and the book is $180. To order a copy of the 2008-09 Supplement, telephone (800) 328-4880.

The fourth edition of North Carolina Workers’ Compensation: Law and Practice with Forms, published in December 2004, is the latest update of this hardback book. It retails for $180 and may be ordered online at http://west.thomson.com/productdetail/128484/40121136/productdetail.aspx.

According to Thomson-West, “This work gives an overview of workers’ compensation law for the general practitioner, and also provides useful resources for the specialist who seeks detailed analysis of complex legal issues. Content includes chapters on jurisdiction, notice, employer and employee, accidents arising out of employment, in the course of employment, insurance, minors and incompetents, exclusive remedy, average weekly wage, disability benefits, occupational diseases, medical expenses, second injuries, defenses, statute of limitations, discovery, and appeals to the full commission. Includes Industrial Commission forms, Commission’s rules, guidelines, and schedules, including the new rules for Mediated Settlement Conferences.

For more information, contact:

Leonard T. Jernigan, Jr.
The Jernigan Law Firm
Post Office Box 847
Raleigh, NC 27602
(919) 833-1283

E-mail: LTJ@jernlaw.com


N.C. Industrial Commission ·   4340 Mail Service Center ·   Raleigh, NC 27699-4340
Main Telephone: (919) 807-2500 ·   Fax: (919) 715-0282
NCIC Home Page: http://www.ic.nc.gov/