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California: W.C.A.B. Limits Application of Messele Decision
Posted on 23 Nov 2011 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

After seeking input on its Notice of Intent to limit application of the Messele decision prospectively, and getting none, the W.C.A.B. has confirmed its decision to limit the application of its holding. The W.C.A.B. has, in a decision which issued yesterday... Read More

California: W.C.A.B. Provides Guidance on AME/QME Request Process Timing Issues
Posted on 27 Sep 2011 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

If there was ever a question the medical legal process in workers’ compensation has become concerned with tactical minutia rather than dealing with substantive issues in the day to day comp practice, the W.C.A.B.’s en banc opinion in Tsegay... Read More

Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (1/28/2011)
Posted on 28 Jan 2011 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Illegal Alien, Exclusive Remedy, Average Weekly Wage, Ex Parte Communication, Medicare Set-Aside. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's... Read More

California: W.C.A.B. Provides Guidance on AME/QME Request Process Timing Issues
Posted on 27 Sep 2011 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

If there was ever a question the medical legal process in workers’ compensation has become concerned with tactical minutia rather than dealing with substantive issues in the day to day comp practice, the W.C.A.B.’s en banc opinion in Tsegay... Read More

California: W.C.A.B. Limits Application of Messele Decision
Posted on 23 Nov 2011 by Richard M. Jacobsmeyer

After seeking input on its Notice of Intent to limit application of the Messele decision prospectively, and getting none, the W.C.A.B. has confirmed its decision to limit the application of its holding. The W.C.A.B. has, in a decision which issued yesterday... Read More