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The Return to Work Fund and the RAND Study: Inching Our Way to Eligibility Standards

By Robert G. Rassp, Esq. © Copyright 2013 LexisNexis. All rights reserved. Excerpted from the upcoming 2014 Edition of The Lawyer’s Guide to the AMA Guides and California Workers’ Compensation . As part of the comprehensive workers’ compensation reform in SB 863 that was...

California: Rating Multiple Disabilities Using the Combined Values Chart

A recent noteworthy panel decision provides guidance on the WCJ’s Role vs. the Medical Expert’s role A California WCAB panel has rescinded a Workers’ Compensation Judge’s (WCJ) finding that an applicant sustained 73 percent permanent disability as result of a 5/29/2009 industrial...