Prejudgment Interest Available on Unliquidated Contract-Based Claims

By:  Elizabeth Ryan Cano Questions about whether and when Nebraska plaintiffs can recover prejudgment interest for unliquidated breach-of-contract claims have long puzzled both litigants and courts. Nebraska has two statutes addressing prejudgment interest—one general statute and one specific to certain breach-of-contract claims. See Neb. Rev. Stat. § 45-103.02; Neb. Rev. Stat. § 45-104. While each statute appears clear […]

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Newly Proposed Bills Which May Affect the Workers’ Compensation Act

By: Kelli Anne Francis There were several new bills introduced by the Business and Labor Committee this session regarding proposed changes to Workers’ Compensation Act. The bills in bold indicate that they have been moved to priority status for debate.  If you have further inquiries regarding the bills introduced, you can search them at https://www.nebraskalegislature.gov. […]

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