STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

A06-583

 

 

Dawn C. Peterson,

 

                        Respondent,

 

vs.

 

Benedictine Health Center/Self-Insured

Berkley Risk Admin. Co.,

 

                                    Relators,

 

and

 

RS Medical, Lakewalk Surgery Center,

SMDC Health System, Wolverine Anesthesia,

and Noridian/Medicare,

 

                                    Intervenors.

 

 

            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 March 1, 2006, be, and the same is, affirmed without opinion.  See Hoff v. Kempton, 317 N.W.2d 361, 366 (Minn. 1982) (summary affirmances have no precedential value because they do not commit the court to any particular point of view, doing no more than establishing the law of the case).

            Employee is awarded $1,200 in attorney fees.

            Dated:  July 10, 2006

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

 

 

    /s/                                                          

 

G. Barry Anderson

Associate Justice