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CA: Medical Board Reinstated 66 Convicted Felons During Past 10 Years

California - The Orange County Register reports that the California Medical Board has reinstated the medical licenses of 66 convicted felons during the past 10 years, including a Beverly Hills psychiatrist who was arrested and charged with hiring "cappers" to recruit thousands of laid off workers...

Munir Uwaydah, M.D. Stipulates to Medical License Revocation, Stayed and Probation

Pursuant to a Stipulated Settlement and Disciplinary Order between Munir Uwaydah, M.D. and the State of California Attorney General's office dated July 14, 2010 and approval by the Medical Board of California on September 3, 2010, the medical license of Dr. Uwaydah is revoked as of October 1, 2010...

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (7/28/2011) – Anna Nicole Smith’s Psychiatrist May Lose Her Medical License

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 investigations. Workers' Comp Fraud...

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (11/24/2011) – His Goose Is Cooked: Hungarian Chef Guilty of Failing To Disclose Earlier Fall

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 investigations. Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter...

The Year in Review: Top 10 Workers’ Comp Fraud News Stories

Workers’ compensation fraudsters come in all shapes and sizes. Here are 10 news stories from 2011 that caught our eye: 1. Grandpa Used Granddaughter to Sell His Workers' Compensation Drugs (OH) - Donald Fisher has pleaded guilty to one count of deception to obtain a dangerous drug, a...

The Year in Review: Top 10 Workers’ Comp Fraud News Stories

Workers’ compensation fraudsters come in all shapes and sizes. Here are 10 news stories from 2011 that caught our eye: 1. Grandpa Used Granddaughter to Sell His Workers' Compensation Drugs (OH) - Donald Fisher has pleaded guilty to one count of deception to obtain a dangerous drug, a fourth...