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October 10, 2014
Summary Judgment for Employer in Workers' Compensation Case Affirmed on Appeal

In a case of first impression, Alabama Court of Civil Appeals affirmed the trial court's summary judgment in favor of our client, Coastal Stone Works. Alford Bolin argued on behalf of our employer client, and the courts agreed, that, once filed, an officer exemption remains effective until revoked by filing a written certification of election accepting coverage under the Alabama Department of Labor and the employer's workers' compensation carrier. The Alabama Supreme Court denied Plaintiff's petition for writ of certiorari on 10/10/14. Alford Bolin obtained a complete victory on behalf of our client.
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