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Swenson v. Workforce Safety & Insurance

Docket No. 20090138
Oral Argument: Thursday, September 3, 2009 1:30pm

Docket Info

Title
Timothy R. Swenson, Claimant and Appellant
v.
Workforce Safety &
Insurance Fund, Appellee
and
Nabors Drilling, USA, Inc., Respondent
Case Type
CIVIL APPEAL : WORKERS COMPENSATION
Appeal From
Case No. 08-C-02084
South Central Judicial District, Burleigh County
Gail Hagerty
2009 ND 197775 N.W.2d 700
Oral Argument 9/3/2009

Highlight

Inconsistencies in a medical expert's opinions may be considered by WSI in assessing the credibility of medical evidence.
There is no presumption entitling a treating physician's opinion to great weight.


Briefs

Filing Date Description
06/04/2009 APPELLANT BRIEF View
07/02/2009 APPELLEE BRIEF (e-filed) View

Counsel

Party Type Name
APPELLEE SPEC. ASST. ATTY. GEN. Jacqueline Sue Anderson - 05322
APPELLANT PRIVATE PRACTICE Stephen D Little - 03323

(Note: Attachments may not be available for recently filed cases and/or confidential documents.)

Seq. # Filing Date Description Attachment
1 04/29/2009 NOTICE OF APPEAL : 04/27/2009
2 04/29/2009 ANNOUNCED DISQUALIFICATION : Sandstrom, Dale V.
3 05/12/2009 Letter from Jacqueline Anderson dated 5-12-09 RE: she is representing WSI in this case
4 05/27/2009 RECORD ON APPEAL
5 06/04/2009 APPELLANT BRIEF View
6 06/04/2009 APPELLANT APPENDIX
7 06/04/2009 DISK - ATB
8 07/02/2009 APPELLEE BRIEF (e-filed) View
9 07/02/2009 E-FILED BRIEF (AEB)
10 07/02/2009 APPELLEE APPENDIX (e-filed) PDF
11 07/02/2009 E-FILED APPENDIX (AEA) PDF
12 07/06/2009 Received $25 e-filing surcharge for AEB (Receipt #18913).
13 07/07/2009 Received copies of AEB from CSD
14 07/07/2009 Received copies of AEA from CSD
15 07/23/2009 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT MAILED
16 07/31/2009 SITTING WITH THE COURT : Bohlman, Bruce E.
17 09/03/2009 APPEARANCES: Stephen D. Little/Jacqueline S. Anderson, Spec. Asst. A.G.
18 09/03/2009 ARGUED: Little/Anderson
19 09/03/2009 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
20 11/30/2009 DISPOSITION
21 11/30/2009 UNANIMOUS OPINION : Maring, Mary Muehlen View
22 11/30/2009 Costs on appeal taxed under N.D.C.C. 65-10-03
23 11/30/2009 Judgment Sent to Parties
24 12/28/2009 MANDATE
25 12/31/2009 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE