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[…]
Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Notify Clients About Work Permits Being Extended for El Salvador TPS Beneficiaries Work Permits (Employment Authorization Document / EAD) Validity Extended for TPS El Salvador Beneficiaries USCIS is automatically extending the validity of certain EADs issued under Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for El Salvador for an additional 6 months. On JulyRead more about Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Notify Clients About Work Permits Being Extended for El Salvador TPS Beneficiaries[…]
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[…]
Starting February 16, 2017, USCIS began reissuing receipt notices (Form I-797) to individuals who applied to renew their Employment Authorization Document (EAD) between July 21, 2016 and January 16, 2017, and whose applications remain pending in the following categories: (a)(3) Refugee (a)(5) Asylee (a)(7) N-8 or N-9 (a)(8) Citizen of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, or PalauRead more about USCIS Is Reissuing Receipt Notices to Certain Work Permit (EAD) Renewal Applicants[…]