STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

A07-932

 

 

Mary R. Olds,

 

                                                Respondent,

 

vs.

 

Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota,

Self-Insured/CompCost, Inc.,

 

                                                Relators,

 

and

 

Twin Cities Spine Center,

 

                                                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 April 9, 2007, be, and the same is, affirmed without opinion.  See Hoff v. Kempton, 317 N.W.2d 361, 366 (Minn. 1982) (explaining that “[s]ummary 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:  August 21, 2007

 

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

 

 

    /s/                                                          

 

Alan C. Page

Associate Justice