STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

 

C9-01-1467

 

Timothy K. Kordell,

 

                                    Respondent,

 

vs.

 

Tappers, Inc., and American

Compensation Insurance Company/RTW,

 

                                    Relators,

 

HealthPartners, Inc.,

 

                                    Intervenor,

 

Fairview Hospital & Health Service,

 

                                    Intervenor,

 

DuChien Chiropractic, Inc.,

 

                                    Intervenor,

 

Orthopaedic Consultants,

 

                                    Intervenor,

 

Minnesota Department of Labor

and Industry/VRU,

 

                                    Intervenor.

 

 

            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 August 1, 2001, 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:   Nov. 13, 2001

 

 

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     /s/Edward C. Stringer

                                                                                    Associate Justice