Workers' Compensation

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California: Medicare Settlement Agreements: The Perils of Unanticipated Problems After Settlement
Posted on 17 Apr 2017 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

What exactly is the role of the WCAB, not to mention the parties to the C&R, in addressing unanticipated problems that come up with an MSA after settlement? In Muniz Villalpando v. Doherty Brothers , 2017 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS --, the WCAB... Read More

Defendant’s 39-Day Delay of $49K Settlement Payment Found Unreasonable: Cal. Comp. Cases February Advanced Postings (2/18/2015)
Posted on 18 Feb 2015 by California Compensation Cases Staff

Here’s the fourth batch of advanced postings for February 2015 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com and Lexis Advance subscribers can link to the cases to read the complete headnotes and summaries. © Copyright 2015 LexisNexis. All rights... Read More

The WCMSA Conundrum in California
Posted on 10 Jul 2012 by Robert G. Rassp, Esq.

By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. The following email string is true, accurate and correct. It is a typical email string between an applicant’s attorney and a defense attorney. We all have cases like this in our inventories. In this case, the Applicant... Read More