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Howard Stevens
Guzman: New Decision, Old Medical Business

On 8/19/2010, the 6th District Court of Appeal weighed in with a published decision in the case of Milpitas Unified School District v WCAB (Guzman), HO 345853 (official cite not yet available). The case is one half of the oft-cited Almaraz/Guzman cases...

Larson's Spotlight
Five Recent Cases You Should Know About (9/3/2010)

Larson's Spotlight on Death Benefits, Statute of Limitations, Physician Negligence, Independent Medical Examination, and Fraud. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team
Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter - Recent Arrests, Charges, Convictions, and Investigations (9/2/2010)

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
California Compensation Cases Staff
Cal. Comp. Cases September Advanced Postings (9/2/2010)

Here's the first batch of advanced postings for the September 2010 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases below to read the complete headnotes. Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority, PSI v. W.C.A.B...

Raymond F. Correio
Guzman III: "Sifting The Wheat From The Chaff"

By Raymond F. Correio, Senior Associate, Pearlman, Borska & Wax In the wake of the 6th District Court of Appeals Decision in Guzman III issued on August 19, 2010, there has been a veritable "tsunami" of articles and commentary analyzing...

Jonathan R. Mook
Jonathan R. Mook on the New 2010 ADA Standards from the Departments of Justice and Transportation

In July 2010 the Dept. of Justice (DOJ) issued a final rule implementing accessibility provisions of the ADA. The DOJ is also seeking comments on proposed regulations on internet accessibility, movie captioning, and accessible equipment and furniture...