NY Workers' Comp Law Bars Hospital's Suit, Contractor Says

Law360, New York (January 6, 2014, 4:57 PM EST) -- Reviving a hospital's indemnification claim against a contractor who allegedly hired two illegal aliens who were injured doing demolition work would amount to changing state workers' compensation law, an attorney for Microtech Contracting Corp. told New York's highest court Monday.

Attorneys for the New York Medical Center of Queens and Microtech squared off at oral arguments before state appellate judges who peppered them with questions about the hospital's bid to resuscitate its case for contribution or indemnification, which alleged that Microtech wasn't entitled to the protection...
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