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LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – February 2022

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM February 2022 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter  Our Articles in this edition of the Newsletter: COVID-19 in the Workplace: Current Trends and Legislation The COVID-19 pandemic remains a significant challenge in California.  As of December 2021, California experienced the fastest increase in COVID-19 cases during the entire pandemic with 18.3 new cases per 100,000 people per day, and case rates increasing nine-fold within two months.  At that time, the Delta variant was the most […]

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – December 2021

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM December 2021 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter  Our Articles in this edition of the Newsletter: The Rise of Rebutting the PDRS and Derailing the Path to a 100% Award The 2021 Summer CAAA Convention took place virtually, and while we always anticipate permanent disability will be a hot topic, this year’s Convention “zoomed” straight to strategies on achieving higher permanent disability awards. The Convention focused on using vocational evidence to achieve a 100% award. […]

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – March 2021

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM March 2021 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter  Our Articles in this edition of the Newsletter: Notice and Reporting Requirements for Employers Under AB 685 After 12 months of executive orders and emergency regulations aimed at tackling the challenges created by COVID-19 in the workplace, it is clear the California Legislature has prioritized safety and reporting in order to help curb the pandemic. Specifically, the Legislature passed a suite of laws enforcing newer and more […]

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – July 2020

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM July 2020 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter Articles featured in this edition of the Newsletter are: Appellate Decision Limits Hikida; Allows Apportionment for Impairment Caused by Medical Treatment Written By:  Abram M. Watts, Esq. of our LFLM-San Jose Office     Discovery and Trial Practice in Era of COVID-19: A Guide for Navigating Recent Executive Orders And Their Impacts on Witness Testimony and Telemedicine Written By: Kristin L. Bergesen, Esq. of our LFLM-Sacramento Office     Working […]

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – April 2020

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM April 2020 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter Articles featured in this edition of the Newsletter are:   Permanent Disability Strategies Take Center Stage at 2020 Palm Springs CAAA Convention Co-Written by:  Emma Nelson-Munson, Esq., of our LFLM-Oakland Office  Joanna Stevenson, Esq., of our LFLM-Oakland Office     2020 Regulations Update Written by: Michele J. Morgan, Esq., of our LFLM-Sacramento Office    Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, LLP. www.lflm.com

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – January 2020

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM January 2020 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter Articles featured in this edition of the Newsletter are:   Trend Alert: Fitzpatrick May Signify the Elimination of Diminished Future Earning Capacity as an Indicator of Permanent Impairment Written by Nelly Sang, Esq., of our LFLM-Sacramento Office     A Stipulation for Home Housekeeping Services is not “Forever” Written by Vicki Rubin-Howton, Esq., of our LFLM-Anaheim Office   Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, LLP. www.lflm.com

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – November 2019

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM November 2019 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter Articles featured in this edition of the Newsletter are: Proving Labor Code Section 132a Violations Written by Sonya Arellano, Esq., of our LFLM-San Jose Office   Subrogation at a Glance Written by Loren N. Meador, Esq., of our LFLM-Los Angeles Office Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, LLP. www.lflm.com

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – August 2019

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM August 2019 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter. Articles featured in this edition of the Newsletter are: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and the Workers’ Compensation System Written by Ashley R. Nijinksi, Esq., of our LFLM-Anaheim Office   Vouchers and the Un-Written Burden for Defendants Written by: Donald E. Applegate, Esq., of our LFLM-San Francisco Office Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, LLP. www.lflm.com

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – April 2019

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM April 2019 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter. Articles featured in this edition of the Newsletter are: An Examination of the Dynamex Case: How Dynamex Changes the Standard for Employee vs. Independent Contractor Written by: Craig M. Lepore, Esq., of our LFLM-San Diego Office   Revisiting Cumulative Traumas and Western Growers Co-Written by:   John S. Orman, Esq., of our LFLM-Fresno Office Emilee R. Brown, Esq., of our  LFLM-Fresno Office   Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, LLP. […]

LFLM Workers’ Compensation Newsletter – January 2019

LFLM is proud to share our new LFLM January 2019 Workers’ Compensation Newsletter The article featured in this edition of the Newsletter is titled: THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN’: Rating Permanent Disabilities Written by: Charles A. Leath, Esq., of our LFLM-Fresno Office Laughlin, Falbo, Levy & Moresi, LLP. www.lflm.com