Majid v. US Foods, L.L.C.

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Majid v. US Foods, L.L.C.

Case Number
Call Date
May 10, 2016
Case Time
9:30 AM
Case Summary

A-15-0844, Majid v. US Foods, L.L.C. (Appellant)

Nebraska Workers' Compensation Court, Judge John R. Hoffert

Attorney for Appellant: Christopher A. Sievers (Prentiss Grant LLC)

Attorney for Appellee: Gregory A. Greder

Civil Action: Workers' Compensation

Action Taken by Trial Court: The compensation court granted Majid's request that US Foods be required to pay for lumbar fusion surgery under a provision for future medical care contained in its earlier award of workers' compensation benefits.

Assignments of Error on Appeal: US Foods assigns as error (1) the compensation court's finding that the requested surgery was causally linked to Majid's work injury, (2) the compensation court's finding that the surgery was reasonably necessary, and (3) the compensation court's rejection of the court-appointed independent medical examiner's opinion.

Case Location
Panel Text
Irwin, Pirtle, and Bishop, Judges