Workers' Compensation

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California: To Be or Not To Be Present: That Is The Question
Posted on 10 Nov 2016 by Brad Wixen

When should a claim be dismissed for lack of appearance? In the case of Nunez v. Petrochem Insulation, Inc ., 2016 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS --, applicant alleged a CT injury ending in 2009. In April 2011 there was a “stipulation” signed... Read More

California Workers’ Comp Case Roundup (8/4/2016)
Posted on 4 Aug 2016 by California Compensation Cases Staff

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 81 No. 7 July 2016 A Report of En Banc and Significant Panel Decisions of the WCAB and Selected Court Opinions of Related Interest, With a Digest of WCAB Decisions Denied Judicial Review CONTENTS OF THIS ISSUE... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (11/24/2011) – His Goose Is Cooked: Hungarian Chef Guilty of Failing To Disclose Earlier Fall
Posted on 22 Nov 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (3/1/2012) – Injured Chef Keeps Cooking Corn For Two More Employers While Disabled
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (8/9/2012) – Owner of TV Recycling Business Knew She Needed Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Posted on 10 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (6/28/2012) – Comment By Dad Leads To Painter’s Conviction For Double Dipping
Posted on 29 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

California: Sworn Deposition Testimony Coordinated Between Defense Counsel and Employer Results in Criminal Charges Filed Against School District Employee
Posted on 3 Feb 2011 by Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

On January 25, 2011 the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office filed a criminal complaint for the arrest of a school district employee on charges of workers’ compensation fraud. The employee was arrested and taken into custody by local... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (11/24/2011) – His Goose Is Cooked: Hungarian Chef Guilty of Failing To Disclose Earlier Fall
Posted on 22 Nov 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (6/28/2012) – Comment By Dad Leads To Painter’s Conviction For Double Dipping
Posted on 29 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (3/1/2012) – Injured Chef Keeps Cooking Corn For Two More Employers While Disabled
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (8/9/2012) – Owner of TV Recycling Business Knew She Needed Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Posted on 10 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More