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California Workers' Comp News Roundup (2/6/2012) - Powered by Larson's
Posted on 7 Feb 2012 by Robin E. Kobayashi

CA: RAND Releases Report on California Injury, Illness Prevention Program . CA: CWCI Report Based on NAIC Data Shows Insurer Profitability Improved in 2010 . CA: DWC Posts Reports on Alternative Dispute Resolution/Carve Out Program . CA: DWC Posts... Read More

California Workers' Comp News Roundup (1/23/2012) - Powered by Larson's
Posted on 23 Jan 2012 by Robin E. Kobayashi

CA: CHSWC Posts Draft Report on Impact of AMA-Based PDRS in California . CA: CHSWC Posts Memo on Requirement for Insurer Review of Employer's IIPP . CA: CHSWC Approves Report on Medical Care Provided Under Calif. WC Program . CA: CHSWC Posts... Read More

California: Changes to FEHA Pose New Liability Risks in Workers’ Compensation Cases
Posted on 2 Aug 2013 by Elizabeth Ashley Stonhaus

By Elizabeth Ashley Stonhaus, Schmit Law Offices Employers face increasing liability in the wake of California’s 2013 amendments to its disability discrimination regulations, since the provisions have contributed to a growing overlap between... Read More

California: The Critical Nature of Compensable Consequences
Posted on 23 Aug 2013 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

As the reform provisions of SB863 kick into high gear, parties are grappling with a variety of challenges. One of the more complex and intriguing issues for practitioners is identifying and processing injuries that are compensable consequences of the... Read More

California Workers' Comp News Roundup (1/23/2012) - Powered by Larson's
Posted on 23 Jan 2012 by Robin E. Kobayashi

CA: CHSWC Posts Draft Report on Impact of AMA-Based PDRS in California . CA: CHSWC Posts Memo on Requirement for Insurer Review of Employer's IIPP . CA: CHSWC Approves Report on Medical Care Provided Under Calif. WC Program . CA: CHSWC Posts... Read More

California Workers' Comp News Roundup (2/6/2012) - Powered by Larson's
Posted on 7 Feb 2012 by Robin E. Kobayashi

CA: RAND Releases Report on California Injury, Illness Prevention Program . CA: CWCI Report Based on NAIC Data Shows Insurer Profitability Improved in 2010 . CA: DWC Posts Reports on Alternative Dispute Resolution/Carve Out Program . CA: DWC... Read More