Here's the third batch of advanced postings for the August 2010 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases below to read the complete headnotes and case summaries.
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Marriott International, Inc., PSI, administered by Marriott Claim Services Corporation, Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, Remedy Temp, California Insurance Guarantee Association, on behalf of Reliance Insurance Company, in liquidation, (Saul Gonzalez), Respondents
75 Cal. Comp. Cases ***, 2010 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 141
California Insurance Guarantee Association--Contribution and Reimbursement--WCAB Jurisdiction--WCAB rescinded WCJ's finding that WCAB had no jurisdiction over California Insurance Guarantee Association's request for reimbursement against co-defendant filed after applicant's claim for injuries was dismissed due to lack of prosecution, …
City of Torrance, PSI v. W.C.A.B., Raul Ramirez
75 Cal. Comp. Cases ***, 2010 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 142
Injury AOE/COE—Stipulations--WCAB held that city police officer sustained three industrial injuries, … when WCAB found that defendant could not be relieved of stipulation to date of cumulative trauma injury, 11/14/75 through 12/2/2002, and now contend that applicant actually sustained two different cumulative trauma injuries with two different dates of injury, for purpose of deciding which PD rating schedule applied, 1997 or 2005.
Permanent Disability—Rating--Application of 2005 Permanent Disability Rating Schedule--WCAB awarded applicant 62-percent PPD, without apportionment, based on 2005 Permanent Disability Rating Schedule and formal rating from DEU, for applicant's cumulative trauma injury AOE/COE through 12/2/2002 in form of prostate cancer and hernia, when …
Barbara Clark v. W.C.A.B., San Joaquin Community Hospital, PSI, administered by Adventist Health System
75 Cal. Comp. Cases ***, 2010 Cal. Wrk. Comp. LEXIS 143
Petitions for Writ of Review--Vexatious Litigants--Court of Appeal denied and dismissed petitioner/applicant's petition for writ of review requesting Court of Appeal to conduct de novo review of applicant's previously litigated workers' compensation claims, when …