This program pays insureds for the legal expenses they incur when subject to complaints of serious and willful misconduct and violation of section 132(a) (employee retaliation for the filing of a workers' compensation claim) and section 4533 of the California Workers' Compensation Act made before the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board
. The insurance is underwritten by underwriters at Lloyd's of London.
The workers' compensation appeals board
reversed the decision, finding that Fitzsimmons was furthering the interests of her employer when she came to the aid of her coworker.
An amendment provides that a determination of facts by the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board
, under certain provisions, would not have collateral estoppel effect on any subsequent criminal proceedings.
* The Workers' Compensation Appeals Board
has weakened those reforms.
Workers' Compensation Appeals Board
, Bel-Air Country Club, no.