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I own a small business and was fined for not having worker comp, I agreed to a bad settlement, how do I fight it?

New York, NY |

The workers comp collection agency called me and pretended to be from the workers comp agency (a public entity) and the rep also claimed that a low settlement that he was offering me was approved by the workers comp board (also wasn't true, he made up the number). Can't I fight them for deception and abuse of public office?

Attorney Answers 3

  1. I think you should talk to a NY Workers' Compensation Attorney, because I think we can agree that you are in over your head. The alternative to a bad settlement is the potential for a worse Trial Award.

    We offer general concepts, but you should give ALL your facts to a licensed Attorney in your state before you RELY upon any legal advice.

  2. I agree that you should have a workers compensation attorney. That is the only way to protect your business and get the matter resolved

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