Workers' Compensation

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California: Cases About Carve-Outs
Posted on 16 Oct 2017 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Decades ago, the workers’ compensation system was “carved out of” the personal injury litigation system. More recently, starting in 1993, and pursuant to legislation ( Labor Code §§ 3201.5 (b)(2) and 3201.7 (b)(2)), certain... Read More

California: DWC/WCAB Policy and Procedure Manual Revised
Posted on 25 Mar 2013 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Attention Lexis Online Subscribers: Citations link to lexis.com. Bracketed citations link to Lexis Advance. The Division of Workers’ Compensation and the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board have released the 2013 Revision of the DWC/WCAB... Read More

Union Carve-Outs: Labor-Management’s Alternative to Workers’ Compensation in Minnesota
Posted on 28 May 2013 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. Collectively bargained workers’ compensation programs, which are commonly known as carve outs, are a cousin to “opt-out” programs in that both are alternatives to traditional workers’ compensation systems... Read More

FREE DOWNLOAD: Dismissal of Claim Based on Carve-Out Agreement (Calif. WCAB panel)
Posted on 27 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Aleksandr Yamnitsky v. Morrow-Meadows Corporation Dismissal—Application for Adjudication—Alternative Dispute Resolution—WCAB rescinded WCJ's order dismissing applicant/electrician's Application for Adjudication of Claim alleging... Read More

FREE DOWNLOAD: Dismissal of Claim Based on Carve-Out Agreement (Calif. WCAB panel)
Posted on 27 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Aleksandr Yamnitsky v. Morrow-Meadows Corporation Dismissal—Application for Adjudication—Alternative Dispute Resolution—WCAB rescinded WCJ's order dismissing applicant/electrician's Application for Adjudication of Claim alleging... Read More