STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

C5-00-1987

Jeffrey E. Thomas,

Respondent,

vs.

Carpet Design Center, and
General Casualty Insurance Co.,

Relators.

Considered and decided by the court en banc.

O R D E R

Based upon all the files, records and proceedings herein,

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the decision of the Workers' Compensation Court of Appeals filed October 16, 2000, be, and the same is, affirmed without opinion. See Minn. R. Civ. App. P. 136.01, subd. 1(b).

Employee is awarded $600 in attorney fees.

Dated: 2/14/01

BY THE COURT:

/s/James H. Gilbert
Associate Justice