Procedural Event Timeline: Providence v. Walker

Case 07-05312 (Omitted Condition, Refusal to Close)

Request for Claim Closure

8/20/07

Omitted Condition Claim

8/20/07

Requesting acceptance of major depression and panic disorder.

Refusal to Close

8/27/07

Responding to 8/20/07 request for claim closure.

Request for Hearing

9/17/07

Appealing 8/27/07 refusal to close.

Omitted Condition Denial

10/19/07

Request for Hearing

10/22/07

Appealing 10/19/07 omitted condition denial.

Opinion and Order (07-05312)

9/9/08

Setting aside 10/19/04 denial of "major depression and panic disorder."
Denied request for penalties for refusal to close.

Request for Board Review

9/12/08

Appealing 9/9/08 Opinion and Order.

Order on Review (07-05312)

3/23/09

Affirmed 9/9/08 Opinion and Order.

Notice of Acceptance

4/10/09

Accepting claim for "acute major depression and panic disorder."

Case 04-04919 & A130993 (Initial Compensability)

Claim for Benefits

4/15/04

Initial Claim Denial

5/27/04

Request for Hearing

7/15/04

Appealing 5/27/04 initial claim denial.

Opinion & Order (04-04919)

8/8/05

Set aside 5/27/04 initial claim denial.
Assessed attorney fee.

Order on Review (04-04919)

1/4/06

Affirmed 8/8/05 Opinion and Order.

Court of Appeals Decision (04-04919/A130993)

1/3/07

Affirmed 1/4/06 Order on Review without opinion.

Notice of Acceptance

7/24/07

Accepted claim for "anxiety with depression."

Case 08-02169 (Permanent Impairment)

Notice of Closure

1/30/08

Closing claim for "anxiety with depression."

Request for Reconsideration

3/4/08

Appealing 1/30/08 Notice of Closure.

Order on Reconsideration

3/26/08

Increasing permanent impairment award to 35%.

Opinion and Order (08-02169)

10/14/08

Reversing 3/26/08 Order on Reconsideration.

Request for Board Review

10/16/08

Appealing 10/14/08 Opinion and Order.

Order on Review (08-02169)

6/2/09

Affirmed 10/14/08 Opinion and Order.

Case 09-00276 & A145132 (Claim Processing, Refusal to Close)

Request for Claim Closure

10/9/08

Refusal to Close

10/17/08

Responding to 10/9/08 request for claim closure.

Request for Hearing

1/14/09

Alleging unreasonable claim processing.
Appealing refusal to close.

Opinion and Order (09-00276)

6/11/09

Denying penalties/fees for alleged unreasonable claim processing.
Denying penalties/fees for alleged unreasonable refusal to close.

Request for Board Review (09-00276)

6/12/09

Appealing 6/11/09 Opinion and Order.

Order on Review (09-00276)

3/2/10

Reversing 6/11/09 Opinion and Order.
Assessing penalty and attorney fee.

Petition for Judicial Review

3/26/10

Appealing 3/2/10 Order on Review.

Court of Appeals Decision (09-00276/A145132)

9/26/12

Reversing 3/2/10 Order on Review.

Petition for Reconsideration

10/3/12

Requesting reconsideration of 9/26/12 decision.

Case 09-02065 & A148303 (Suspension, De Facto Denial, Refusal to Close)

Request for Claim Closure

3/25/09

Request for Claim Closure

3/31/09

Refusal to Close

4/8/09

Response to 3/25/09 and 3/31/09 requests for closure.

Notice of Acceptance

4/10/09

Accepting claim for "acute major depression and panic disorder."

Request for Hearing

4/13/09

Alleging unreasonable claim processing.
Alleging unreasonable refusal to close.

Objection to Notice of Acceptance

4/14/09

Objecting to 4/10/09 notice of acceptance.
Alleged omitted condition claim for "major depression and panic disorder."

Request for Claim Closure

4/14/09

Request for Claim Closure

4/23/09

Request for Claim Closure

6/11/09

Request for Consent to Suspend Benefits

6/16/09

Requesting consent to suspend benefits for failure to attend 6/15/09 medical examination.

Request for Hearing

6/25/09

Alleging de facto denial of "major depression and panic disorder."

Order Consenting to Suspension of Benefits

7/6/09

Consenting to suspension of benefits for failure to attend 6/15/09 medical examination.

Request for Reconsideration

7/22/09

Request to reconsideration 7/6/09 order consenting to suspension of benefits.

Request for Hearing

7/22/09

Appealing 7/6/09 order consenting to suspension of benefits.

Order Denying Reconsideration

7/24/09

Denying reconsideration of 7/6/09 order consenting to suspension of benefits.

Opinion and Order (09-02065)

5/3/10

Affirming 7/6/09 order consenting to suspension of benefits.
Denying penalties/fee for refusals to close.
Assessing penalties/fees for de facto denial.

Order on Review (09-02065)

3/15/11

Affirming 7/6/09 order consenting to suspension of benefits.
Awarding fee for de facto denial.
Denying penalties/fees for refusals to close.

Petition for Judicial Review

4/8/11

Appealing 3/15/11 Order on Review.

Petition for Judicial Review

4/15/11

Appealing 3/15/11 Order on Review.

Case 09-06234 & A148304 (Refusal to Close)

Request for Claim Closure

9/30/09

Request for Hearing

10/27/09

Appealing refusal to close.

Opinion and Order (09-06234)

4/2/10

Denying penalties/fees for refusal to close.

Order on Review (09-06234)

3/10/11

Affirming 4/2/10 Opinion and Order.

Petition for Judicial Review

4/8/11

Appealing 3/10/11 Order on Review.

Case 10-00400 & A149021 (Payment of Benefits, Penalties)

Notice of Closure

11/5/09

Closing claim for "major depression and panic disorder."
Awarding zero permanent impairment.

Request for Reconsideration

11/13/09

Appealing 11/5/09 notice of closure.

Order on Reconsideration

1/13/10

Increasing permanent impairment award to 35%.
Declining to assess penalty for increased impairment award.

Request for Hearing

1/20/10

Appealing 1/13/10 order on reconsideration.

Request for Hearing

1/21/10

Appealing 1/13/10 order on reconsideration.

Opinion and Order (10-00400)

6/7/10

Affirmed 1/13/10 order to pay benefits.
Reversed 1/13/10 order denying penalty.
Assessed penalty-based fee.

Order on Review (10-00400)

6/8/11

Affirming 1/13/10 order to pay benefits.
Reversing 6/7/10 order awarding penalties/fees for increased impairment award.
Denied request for penalty and fee for unreasonable closure.

Petition for Judicial Review

7/5/11

Appealing 6/8/11 Order on Review.

Petition for Judicial Review

7/8/11

Appealing 6/8/11 Order on Review.