Workers' Compensation

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Workers Comp Exclusive Remedy
Posted on 25 Oct 2010 by Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

In the recent [California] Court of Appeal decision, Sunline Transit v. Amalgamated Transit Union , the Court affirmed a fairly well established principle that an employer may be held liable for civil penalties when the employer’s decision to terminate... Read More

Global Settlements
Posted on 22 Oct 2010 by Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP

In the recent decision Stellar v. Sears, Roebuck and Co. , the Second District Court of Appeal ruled that, where the parties to a workers’ compensation and civil lawsuit were in dispute as to whether the settlement reached in the civil matter was... Read More