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California: W.C.A.B. Declines to Accept Jurisdiction over Out of State NFL Player
Posted on 16 Jan 2013 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

The Workers' Compensation Appeals Board has issued a decision in what can best be called a niche case involving professional sports specifically professional football. In McKinley v. Arizona Cardinals , the W.C.A.B. has issued an en banc decision... Read More

California WCAB May Lack Jurisdiction Where Out-of-State Football Player Plays a Single Game in California
Posted on 27 Apr 2012 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

The California Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board has recently issued two noteworthy panel decisions related to the WCAB’s subject matter jurisdiction in which the professional football player claimed cumulative trauma but played only a single... Read More

WCAB Lacked Jurisdiction for Football Player’s Claimed Out of State Injuries: Cal. Comp. Cases November Advanced Postings (11/5/2012)
Posted on 6 Nov 2012 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Here’s the third batch of advanced postings for the November 2012 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. subscribers can link to the cases to read the complete headnotes and summaries. © Copyright 2012 LexisNexis. All rights reserved. Michael... Read More