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Saturday, January 24, 2015

A Video Interview Of Benjamin Marcus: The History of Workers' Compensation


Attorney Benjamin Marcus, the 1946 founding president of NACCA (The National Association of Compensation Claimants Attorneys), was interviewed by attorneys: N. Michael Rucka, Karen Spencer, Timothy Bott and Roy Portenga. The interview took place on January 1, 1997 in Michigan.

The video project was inspired by N. Michael Rucka under his leadership of WILG (Workplace Injury Litigation Group).  WILG was originally created as a litigation group of ATLA (The Association of Trial Lawyers of America). Subsequently, WILG established itself as an independent organization.

NACCA eventual expanded by became ATLA (The Association of Trial Lawyers of America) and is now known as AAJ (The American Association for Justice).