What is Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy?

What is Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy?

If you have ever broken a bone or dislocated your shoulder, you’ve witnessed the healing powers of the body. It may take some time, but the inflammation gradually fades and your range of motion returns to normal. But for someone who suffers from reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD), the pain doesn’t go away after an initial injury heals.

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The History of Workers' Compensation Claims & Lawsuits

The History of Workers' Compensation Claims & Lawsuits

Have you ever wondered what happened to employees before workers’ compensation existed to protect their rights to medical treatment and paid time off? Surprisingly, workers’ compensation isn’t as modern a construct as you might think. Laws that outline compensation for injured workers date all the way back to 2050 B.C. Here’s a brief look at the history of workers’ compensation that shows how this system has become ingrained in the American workplace.

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Our Attorneys’ Thoughts on the Recent Indictments in Orange County

Our Attorneys’ Thoughts on the Recent Indictments in Orange County

A recent operation by the Orange County District Attorney’s office has resulted in indictments against 10 attorneys for involvement in a workers’ compensation-referral scheme. The scheme is described as involving an advertising company that would target primarily Hispanic areas touting workers’ compensation benefits available to people for filing a claim, whether valid or not.

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