Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation

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7:16 am
Fri July 25, 2014

BWC Settles Lawsuit Concerning Premium Overcharges

A Cuyahoga County judge has approved the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation settlement of a class-action lawsuit claiming it overcharged employers hundreds of millions of dollars over several years.

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7:29 pm
Mon June 9, 2014

BWC May Appeal Court Ruling On Overcharging Small Businesses

Nearly a billion dollars is on the line in a lawsuit filed by 270,000 Ohio businesses against the state’s Bureau of Workers’ Compensation.

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11:45 am
Fri May 16, 2014

Court: BWC Ran Illegal Premiums System

The 8th Ohio District Court of Appeals has ruled the state Bureau of Workers' Compensation set up an illegal rating system that resulted in employers being overcharged nearly 860 million dollars over several years.

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6:57 am
Fri April 25, 2014

I.G. Releases Coingate Report

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The Ohio Inspector General has released the investigative report on the "Coingate" investment scandal of 2005 that resulted in the conviction of then-Governor Bob Taft and 18 other people.

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6:46 am
Tue April 22, 2014

BWC Investment Evokes Memories Of Coingate

The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation has agreed to put 50 million dollars into a Wisconsin-based real-estate investment fund run by a major bundler of campaign contributions to Republican presidential candidates.

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6:28 am
Tue September 3, 2013

BWC Hires Top Investigator

The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation has hired a veteran police officer to lead the agency's Special Investigations Department.

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6:54 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Magistrate: No New Trial For Noe

A federal magistrate is recommending against a new trial for the former Toledo coin dealer and Republican party fundraiser at the center of an Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation investment scandal.

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12:18 pm
Thu May 30, 2013

BWC Board Approves Business Payouts

The board of the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation today approved Governor John Kasich's proposal to give 1 billion dollars worth of cash rebates to businesses, local governments and schools.

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8:25 am
Thu March 21, 2013

BWC Ordered To Pay Restitution To Businesses

A Cuyahoga County judge has ruled the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation must pay hundreds of millions of dollars in restitution to more than 270 thousand businesses.

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