2018 Workers’ Compensation Disability Rates: The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) announces that the 2018 minimum and maximum temporary total disability (TTD) rates will increase on January 1, 2018. The minimum TTD rate will increase from $175.88 to $182.29 and the maximum TTD rate will increase from $1,172.57 to $1215.27 per week.
Immigration U Visa: Victims of Violence/Crimes May Be Eligible for Immigration Benefits Speaker: Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson Experienced Los Angeles Immigration & Workers’ Compensation Attorney Certified Specialist Workers’ Compensation Law The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization What About Injured Workers Who Are Victims of Workplace Violence/Crimes??? CAAA LAVAAA (Los Angeles-Valley) Seminar: Immigration for Injured Workers:Read more about Los Angeles Immigration Seminar 05-10-2017[…]
Victim of Criminal Activity or Workplace Violence? You may be eligible for immigration status, a work permit and may be allowed to become a lawful permanent resident in the U.S.
Workers Comp Specialist Lawyer Attorney Nikki Jacobson is a Certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Why is that important? The more complicated your case, the more important it is to consult a certified specialist. Los Angeles Workers’ Compensation Lawyers What does it mean when an attorney is aRead more about Announcement: Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist[…]
Consultation Request A Free Workers’ Compensation Consultation Now Workplace Accidents No matter what your job is, there is always a risk of injury at work. While at many jobs, such as in an office, the risk for a work related injury is very small. Other jobs such as heavy manufacturing may come with higher risksRead more about Free Work Injury Consultation[…]
Women injured at work have many unique issues related to their disability and apportionment related matters. All workers’ compensation attorneys and their client should be aware and cautious how doctors and other professionals address these issues. Congratulations to Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher for introducing Assembly Bill 570 which aims to prevent pregnancy, childbirth – or conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth – from being used against workers when addressing apportionment and the cause of disability in a workers’ compensation claim.
2017 Los Angeles Super Lawyer Nikki Jacobson Immigration Attorney Workers’ Compensation Lawyer
Join me next week as we discuss crossover legal issues in immigration and workers’ compensation law as related to immigrants injured at work. We will also discuss how to properly navigate concerns that arise when a client’s immigration status affects the workers’ compensation case and vice versa.
Workers’ Compensation in California: A Guidebook for Injured Workers This guidebook gives an overview of the California workers’ compensation system. It is meant to help workers with job injuries understand their basic legal rights, the steps to take to request workers’ compensation benefits, and where to seek further information and help if necessary. Introduction HowRead more about Workers’ Compensation in California: A Guidebook for Injured Workers[…]