Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Workers' Compensation Board

Rule Rule 438-011-0031
Request for Oral Argument


(1)

At any time before expiration of the briefing schedule, a party may request that the Board entertain oral argument.

(2)

The Board may grant a request under section (1) of this rule or, on its own motion, at any time prior to issuance of its order schedule oral argument if the Board finds that:

(a)

The case presents an issue of first impression; and

(b)

The issue for resolution may have a significant impact on the workers’ compensation system.

(3)

Whether or not oral argument is permitted is a decision within the sole discretion of the Board.
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Jun. 8, 2021