Welcome to the Workers Compensation Law California blog. brought to you by the workers compensation experts at Michael Sullivan & Associates. Laws covering workers compensation in California are complex and numerous, and to understand them often requires the advice of lawyers who have had direct experience in tackling them head-on. Check back here regularly for articles, news, and updates on all aspects of workers compensation law in California, in addition to news about the law offices of Michael Sullivan & Associates.

  1. Special Report:DWC/WCAB Expand Hearing Options – Effective Sept. 14th

    DWC/WCAB Expand Hearing Options Effective September 14 On Sept. 9, 2020, the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) and the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB) announced changes to the upcoming hearing schedule at district offices.[1] Notably, effective Sept. 14, 2020, the DWC will resu…Read More

  2. Urgent Report Gund v. County of Trinity: Application of the Exclusive Remedy Rule

    Gund v. County of Trinity: Application of the Exclusive Remedy Rule to Members of the Public Assisting in Active Law Enforcement On Aug. 27, 2020, in Gund v. County of Trinity, the California Supreme Court issued a decision that highlights what injured workers must give up as part of the compensa…Read More