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Successful appeal of dismissal of injury claim against West Duluth tavern

Jim Balmer is happy to announce a successful appeal of the dismissal of his client’s claim against a West Duluth tavern.  Jim’s  client suffered a broken leg in a fracas at the tavern December 28th, 2013, resulting in costly medical procedures, prolonged disability and associated wage loss from his construction job.  The fight erupted between…

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MN Workers Compensation claim upheld by WCCA

A young Duluth area woman injured while on the job in Wisconsin has had her award of compensation by the workers compensation trial judge upheld by the Minnesota Workers Compensation Court of Appeals.  Hired in Duluth by a national company, the woman sustained a low back injury while on the job in Superior, Wisconsin, one…

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Insurer Loses Motion to Dismiss Claim by Duluth homeowner

A Minnesota District Court trial judge in Duluth has ordered a property & casualty insurance company to cover a Duluth man’s property damage resulting from city water main break a week before Christmas, 2013. Coverage for more than $20,000 in damage to the home and its contents from water flowing into the home from the…