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CountyWestmoreland
Type Of PetitionPenalty
Type of Injury or ConditionSpinal Injuries
Date of Decision10/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
Litigated OutcomeThe WCJ did not assess a penalty when the defendant took credit against interest owed to claimant for the amount paid to claimant has a penalty despite the Appeal Board's grant of supersedeas with respect to that penalty. The Appeal Board affirmed.
Defense Expert 
DefendantQuality Movers
Defense CounselJames B. Hudzik
RemarksThe Appeal Board indicated that it "would have resulted in unjust enrichment to the claimant" if the defendant had not been allowed to take credit for the payment mistakenly made to claimant.
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