AD says IMR gets 30 days to issue a decision after receipt of records, but doesn’t address Arredondo noteworthy panel decision
Roger Rabb, J.D., Special Correspondent for the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter
In 2012, California...
In Silva v LSG Sky Chiefs and Liberty Mutual Insurance Company , 2015 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS --, the WCAB provided guidance on supplemental job displacement benefits by interpreting the Labor Code and related Administrative Rule to entitle qualifying...
In Beltran v. Structural Steel Fabricators , 2016 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS – (cite pending), the WCAB panel rescinded the WCJ’s Order Approving Compromise and Release which disallowed the parties’ agreement to settle any claim the...
Interesting Ramifications of Labor Code Section 5814
By Brad Wixen, Esq.
In Garcia v. Sara Lee Corporation , 2016 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS – (Board Panel Decision), applicant received an independent medical review (IMR) overturning a utilization...