Workers’ Compensation Basics

Date: Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Time: 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Location: Online Webinar

Cost: $10

Register: Here

MCLE: One Hour of General Participatory MCLE

About the Program:

This class will provide an overview of workers’ compensation (WC) law. Topics discussed will include:

  • Overview of Workers’ Compensation practice in California
  • Explanation of terminology and acronyms common to WC claims (PPD, PTD, TTD, IW, QME, AME, PQME, LP, QIW)
  • Employer subrogation rights and their impact on personal injury litigation

About the Speakers:

Mike Herrin, Esq. began his legal career in the San Diego City Attorney’s Office in 2004. After short stints in the criminal and general civil litigation divisions of the office, Mike transferred to the Workers’ Compensation unit in 2008, where he remains to the present.

Lauren McVay, Esq. has been practicing in the specialty of workers’ compensation since 2013. Lauren worked for a workers’ compensation insurance company and private defense firms before joining the San Diego City Attorney’s Office in 2020, where she practices workers’ compensation defense and subrogation.

This webinar is part of our series of continuing legal education (CLE) classes. Since the physical locations of the library closed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have transitioned our CLE programs online as webinars. These courses have been in high demand and spaces fill up quickly so, please, sign up now to reserve your spot. You will receive an email with your login information after registering for the event.

And, if you are an MCLE Class Package holder, you can use your promo code when registering for the class to take advantage of your free MCLE webinars! MCLE Class Package holders pay a flat rate of $75 and can attend unlimited classes between the date they sign up and January 1, 2022.  If you have any questions about our webinars or our Borrowing or MCLE Class Packages, please contact us by emailtelephone, or Virtual Front Desk (weekdays between 2 pm and 4 pm). Or, you can sign up for a telephone appointment with a reference librarian to get your questions answered in real-time.