Markow Walker, P.A., welcomes Andrew Faggert as a shareholder.

Markow Walker, P.A., welcomes Andrew Faggert as a shareholder effective January 1, 2021. We want to congratulate Andrew on his advancement in the firm and thank him for his hard work and dedication.  Andrew is based out of our Oxford, Mississippi location and handles primarily …

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2021 Markow Walker will be presenting its annual seminar through a series of webinars

For 2021, Markow Walker will be presenting its annual seminar through a series of webinars.  The first webinar is scheduled for February 11, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  The agenda has been approved by the Mississippi Department of Insurance for two hours of …

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Markow Walker: Directed Verdict Defense in a Medical Malpractice Case

Chris Walker and Wes Williams obtained a directed verdict for the defense in a medical malpractice case pending in the Circuit Court of Rankin County in October 2020.

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Markow Walker Obtained Summary Judgement in Medical Malpractice Case

Chris Walker, Wes Williams and Cecelia Virden obtained summary judgment in favor of a physician in a medical malpractice case pending in the County Court of Rankin County in September 2020.

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Mileage, Weekly Maximum and Lifetime Disability Rates

The Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission has released the updated weekly maximum limitations for indemnity and death benefits under the Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Act. For work related injuries occurring on or after January 1, 2021, the weekly maximum for those benefits will be $523.16.   https://mwcc.ms.gov/#/maximumBenefitMileageRatesChart

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Workers’ Compensation Defenses: Mississippi Statute Of Limitations (Two Year)

When an employee claims they were injured on the job, they often may believe they can file a workers’ compensation claim at any time, thinking employers and insurance companies will be forced to pay no matter the circumstances. However, this is not how the law …

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Workers’ Compensation: Importance of Timely Reporting to the Employer

Employees who are injured on the job may file for workers’ compensation to cover medical bills and lost wages incurred as a result of their injuries. These claims can be costly for the employer. Per the statute, employees must timely notify an employer of any …

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Trying to Avoid Litigation? What to Do Next

Whether you are an employer having a dispute with an employee, a medical provider with a patient threatening to sue for malpractice, or an insurance carrier that has a policyholder claiming wrongdoing on your part, these situations often wind up in court. However, since this …

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How to Keep Up with Current Workers’ Compensation Laws as an Employer

The workers’ compensation insurance program in the United States has been in place for many years. Most employers participate in the insurance plan and rarely think about the fact that the laws can change, but the truth is that they can, and they do, on …

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2020 Firm Seminar

Markow Walker, P.A. is pleased to announce its annual seminar will be held February 12, 2020, at Embassy Suites, in Ridgeland, Mississippi. Additional information, including the agenda and featured speakers will be posted soon.

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