Judge David B. Torrey

Works


Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation:
Law & Practice

This text treats all issues surrounding law and practice under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act. Judge Torrey published the 1st edition in 1995. In 2002, he and co-author Andrew Greenberg published the 2nd edition, hardbound. The authors reorganized, re-edited, and in large part re-wrote the book, and they published the resulting 3rd edition in August 2008.

The treatise is updated with pocket-parts released every July or August. The unabridged text is also on WestLaw.

The 2017 pocket-part was released in September 2017.

Book Review: JOHN HENRY WIGMORE AND THE RULES OF EVIDENCE
Read Judge Torrey's review of JOHN HENRY WIGMORE AND THE RULES OF EVIDENCE: THE HIDDEN ORIGINS OF MODERN LAW, written by Professor Andrew Porwancher. The book is published (2017) by the University of Missouri Press.

Running the West Virginia River Towns--Part I: Wellsburg, WV
from Pittsburgh Frontrunners Newsletter (April, 2005)
In this account of a marathon-training session in Wellsburg, the writer finds plenty of space to run--as well as historical sites and cultural phenomena!

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Legal Treatise
The definitive treatise on the law and practice of workers’ compensation under the Pennsylvania Act.
Essay
A review of an important book for the workers' compensation practitioner.
Marathon training in an old West Virginia river town.

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