Exception to Use of 2005 Schedule Never Triggered When Defendant Paid Temporary Disability Into 2010: Cal. Comp. Cases July Advanced Postings (6/28/12)

Here’s the first batch of advanced postings for the July 2012 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases to read the complete headnotes and summaries . © Copyright 2012 LexisNexis. All rights reserved. Rebecca Hanson , Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation...

California: Duty to Develop the Record vs. Mandate to Close Discovery

Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases and statutes cited below . Judges are often forced to make a difficult choice. Should they exercise their duty to develop the record? Or should they follow the closure of discovery rule and proceed with the trial? In two recent panel decisions, the WCAB...