Can an employer terminate an employee with a workers’ compensation claim? Yes, but be careful. KRS 342.197(1) prohibits an employer from retaliating against an employee for filing a lawful workers’ compensation claim. To establish a cause of action for retaliatory … Continued
The attorneys in Fogle Keller Walker’s Litigation Practice Group represent individual and corporate clients in a wide variety of personal injury, property damage, commercial and insurance-related disputes.
The group represents clients from initial investigation through discovery, negotiation and mediation; trial, where appropriate; and appeal, when necessary.
Our experience includes, but is not limited to :
- Business torts
- Chemical exposure
- Damage to business and business interruption
- Employment discrimination
- Fires and explosions
- Hospital negligence
- Industrial and occupational injury or disease
- Land and title disputes
- Medical malpractice
- Motor vehicle accidents, including trucking
- Personal injuries of all types
- Premises liability
- Product liability
- Property damage
- Violations of safety standards
FKW attorneys have a record of success in trials and dismissals before trial, as well as appeals. Through effective investigation and discovery, with focus on acquiring superior knowledge of the unique subject matter of each case, we frequently obtain settlements, through mediation or negotiation, which our clients consider successful. We understand clients’ concerns about the expense and other burdens of litigation. At every stage, we work to assist the client in making informed decisions concerning the goals of the representation and the most efficient means to achieve them.