Green v. Workers' Comp. Appeals Bd., B171921
Compensation based on an agreed medical examiner opinion and a stipulation to benefits may result in multiple increases in compensation under new Labor Code section 5814 if compensation after both events is unreasonably delayed.
- Decided 03/30/2005
- Published 03/30/2005
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Cantrell, Green, Pekich, Cruz & McCort and Wayne McCort, Long Beach, for Petitioner., Remcho, Johansen & Purcell, James C. Harrison, Margaret R. Prinzing; William A. Herreras, Grover City, for California Applicants' Attorneys Association as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Petitioner.
- For Appellees:
- No appearance for Respondent Workers' Compensation Appeals Board., Bagby, Gajdos & Zachary and Larry Preece, Pasadena, on behalf of Respondent City of Compton., Finnegan, Marks, Hampton & Theofel, Michael A. Marks and Ellen Sims Langille, San Francisco, for California Workers' Compensation Institute as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Respondent City of Compton., Rockard J. Delgadillo, City Attorney, Valentin F. Dinu, Managing Attorney, and William W. Koepcke, Deputy City Attorney, for the City of Los Angeles as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Respondent City of Compton.