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Sooner Rather Than Later: In the year 2020 Claim Control Will Begin Earlier in the Process

Sarasota, FL (CompNewsNetwork) – As more companies take on more risk through higher risk retentions (higher deductibles and self-insurance) they will likely become more interested in controlling their costs. The best way to do that is to TAKE CHARGE...

Thomas A. Robinson
CT: Under Connecticut's Strict Statute, Police Officer Does Not Recover For Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder After High Speed Chase and Gunfight

A police officer with the Stamford, CT police department was involved in a high-speed car chase during a torrential rainstorm. At the conclusion of the chase, he was involved in a gun battle with the suspects and was in fear of losing his life. During...

LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team
Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter - Recent Arrests, Charges, Convictions, and Investigations (8/26/2010)

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...

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Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP
Ogilvie Writ Granted by First Appellate District

The California First District Court of Appeal has granted a Petition for Writ of Review in the matter of Ogilvie v. WCAB and City and County of San Francisco on August 20, 2010. In so doing, they have consolidated the separate petitions for writ of review...

California Compensation Cases Staff
Cal. Comp. Cases August 2010 Advanced Postings (8/25/2010)

Here's the fourth 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 full case summaries. © Copyright 2010 LexisNexis. All rights...

Goldman, Magdalin & Krikes, LLP
Los Angeles WCAB Issues Notice of Intention to Consolidate and Stay All Lien Proceedings Regarding Compound Pharmaceuticals

Presiding Judge Jorja Frank of the Los Angeles WCAB, acting on the court’s own motion, has issued a Notice of Intention to Consolidate and Stay All Lien Proceedings Regarding Compound Pharmaceuticals. According to the terms of the Notice of...