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Case Law Library
Genlyte Group, Inc. v. WCAB
Neither the statutory language or the legislative history of Labor Code section 4660 (d) indicates that a comprehensive medical-legal report or treating physician's report state the injured worker's condition has reached permanent and stationary status to indicate the existence of permanent disability.
158 Cal.App.4th 705
WCC 32962008 CA
Germann v. WCAB
Employer did not control manner or results of work done by employee.
123 Cal.App.3d 776, 46 CCC 1062
WCC 25861981 CA
Gerson v. Industrial Accident Commission
Commission has no jurisdiction to grant health care provider a portion of an award where commission has denied existence of a lien.
188 Cal. App. 2d 735
WCC 30931961 CA
Gibbs v. American Airlines, Inc.
Secured compensation presumed in cases of employment relationship and work-related injury.
74 Cal.App.4th 1, 64 CCC 1001
WCC 24281999 CA
Gil v. WCAB
Off season AWW may be calculated by dividing annual wages by 52 weeks excluding unemployment.
61 CCC 1300 (Writ Denied)
WCC 28821996 CA
Gillette v. WCAB
Firefighter's heart attack determined within scope of employment.
20 Cal.App.3d 312, 36 CCC 570
WCC 25971971 CA
Glass Containers, Inc. v. IAC
Liens allowed for advances of credit for nec. living expenses, not for satisfying a contractual debt.
121 Cal.App.2d 656, 18 CCC 305
WCC 25011953 CA
Godinez vs. Buffets, Inc.; SRS
Timeliness of voc rehab appeal for injuries prior to 1/1/04 governed by former Labor Code section 4645(d).
69 CCC 1311; Panel
WCC 30632004 CA
Today's Round Up
NY - Activists Protest Proposed WCB Changes to Impairment Rating Method
Groups of workers' advocates have continued to pressure the state Workers' Compensation Board to not adopt rules that would change how impairment ratings are decided — a move, they say, that would reduce benefits.
The Albany Times-Union reported Wednesday that activists in Buffalo, Brooklyn, Hauppauge and Long Island were set to submit "thousands of petitions" to their local Workers' Compensation Board offices, as well as to the board's headquarters in Menands.
The New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health has come o.
CA - Governor Appoints Parisotto as AD
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Gov. Jerry Brown appointed George Parisotto as administrative director of the Division of Workers’ Compensation.
Parisotto served as acting administrative director since February 2016, when Destie Overpeck left the agency for a position with the State Bar of California.
He joined the DWC in 1998 and has held positions including acting chief counsel and industrial relations counsel during his tenure.
Prior to joining the DWC, Parisotto was a workers’ compensation claims examiner for the U.S. Department of Labor’s Energy Employees Occupational I.
NV - Insurance Division Schedules Hearing on Proposed TPA Rules
The Nevada Division of Insurance will hold a hearing Oct. 25 on proposed rules relating to financial statements filed by third-party administrators.
Nevada law requires newly formed businesses to file a balance sheet with estimated income and expenses for the first year, and evidence that the third-party administrator can pay its obligations as they become due.
The proposed rules would require businesses to file a financial statement that has been reviewed by an independent certified public accountant.
The requirement that each application for a certificate of registration as an administrat.
CA - CAAA Takes Swing at Governor Over Veto of Apportionment Bill
CA - DWC Suspends 3 More Providers From Comp System
CA - Supreme Court Won't Disturb Decisions on Skin Condition, Travel Injury
CA - Court Affirms Dismissal of Disbarred Work Comp Attorney's Distress Claim
CA - Four Deputies at Las Vegas Shooting File Comp Claims
FL - Ex-JCC Castiello Says Nominating Commission Followed Improper Rules
NATL. - Research Links Job Stress With Work Injuries
CA - Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Small Business Rep on State Fund Board
CA - San Diego Sheriff's Deputy Pleads Not Guilty to Fraud Charges
CA - Judge Postpones Sentencing of Drobot Jr. Until February
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