Workers' compensation claims, Negligence, Workers' compensation -- Law & legislation
The article presents the U.S. Supreme Court case Scindia Steam Navigation Co., Ltd. v. De Los Santos to discuss Section 905(b) of the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act (LHWCA), which provided negligence as a course of action in advancing workers' compensation claims.
Thomas C. Galligan and Brian C. Colomb,
LHWCA Section 905(b) and Scindia: The Confused Tale of a Legal Pendulum,
80 La. L. Rev.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.lsu.edu/lalrev/vol80/iss2/9