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CA: WCAB Rescind's Dismissal Order, Re-Joins Employer/Insurer as Party Defendant

Parise Benoit v. Perkinelmer Optoelectronics, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company Dismissal--Rescission of Dismissal Order--WCAB denied defendant's petition for removal from WCJ's order re-joining defendant as a party defendant after defendant had already been dismissed from applicant's case...

California EAMS: Proposed Changes to the WCAB Rules of Practice and Procedure - Dealing With Lien Claims

Lien claim procedures have always been a hot topic for workers’ compensation practitioners. Back in March, we issued a blog discussing the revisions to lien claim procedures in this new era of EAMS. Several regulations were discussed, including 8 CCR §10210 [y] and §10770 which set forth...