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Kan. SC overturns decision on contingency fee; Terminated lawyer entitled to percentage of recovery

John Myers Jun. 21, 2017, 9:47am

TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) – A Kansas appeals court ruling in a dispute over a fee from a personal injury lawsuit has been overturned by the state Supreme Court .

Kansas SC affirms decision awarding employee injury benefits despite fraudulent application

Sara McCleary Apr. 4, 2017, 11:53am

The Kansas Supreme Court has upheld a state Court of Appeals decision that a fraudulent employment application does not preclude a person from being considered an employee under the Kansas Workers Compensation Act.

Kansas Supreme Court orders back pay to fired country appraiser

Tricia Erickson Mar. 27, 2017, 1:04pm

TOPEKA, Kan. (Legal Newsline) – The Kansas Supreme Court recently issued a ruling stating that the firing of a former county appraiser was in violation of state law.

Kansas Supreme Court delays power plant cases

Chris Rizo Apr. 25, 2008, 12:40pm

TOPEKA, Kansas (Legal Newsline)--The Kansas Supreme Court has placed a case that Sunflower Electric Power Corp. and partners had pending before them on hold and ordered the utilities to first finish their lower level appeals.