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Larson's Spotlight
Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (11/26/2010)

Larson's Spotlight on Retaliatory Discharge, Uninsured Motorist, Average Weekly Wage, Permanent Partial Disability, and Violation of Absenteeism Policy. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson...

Robert G. Rassp, Esq.
Attorneys Fees and WCMSA - How to Stir Up a Hornet’s Nest in California

This article will make you squirm. Here is a vexing question – can an applicant’s attorney claim part of his or her attorneys fees off of workers’ compensation Medicare set-aside (WCMSA) proceeds when a workers’ compensation case...

Thomas A. Robinson
Gackenbach Addresses Issues Related to Employee Misclassification at National Workers' Comp Conference in Las Vegas

Julie Gackenbach, a principal with Confrere Strategies, LLC, a lobbying firm headquartered in Washington, DC, presented a lecture November 11, 2010, at the 19th Annual National Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference held at the Las Vegas...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team
Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter - Recent Arrests, Charges, Convictions, and Investigations (11/23/2010)

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...

Tags: Fraud
Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP
California: Attorney Presence at Psychiatric Evaluations

In a November 9, 2010 published decision, the California Second District Court of Appeal has interpreted established case law with respect to the right of a plaintiff's attorney in a civil case to attend a psychiatric examination of their client....

Larson's Spotlight
Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (11/19/2010)

Larson's Spotlight on Psychiatric Injury, Domestic Servant, Tort Claim, Employee Status, and LHWCA Coverage. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'...