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  • Temporary Total Disability Rates for 2016 Announced

    The 2016 minimum and maximum temporary total disability (TTD) rates will increase on January 1, 2016. The minimum TTD rate will increase from $165.49 to $169.26 and the maximum TTD rate will increase

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  • USCIS (IMMIGRATION) CASE STATUS ONLINE

    Check Your Case Status Track your application or petition as it moves through the immigration process Check Your Case Status https://egov.uscis.gov/casestatus If you have applied or petitioned fo

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  • Temporary Protected Status Registration Period Extended for Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is extending the initial registration deadline for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) from May 20, 2015, to Aug. 18, 2015, for eligible nationals of Liberia, Gu

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  • Sample I-129F Fiance/Fiancee Visa Checklist - Consult With An Experienced Immigration Attorney

    Assembling the I-129F (Fiance Petition) Package: Checklist Forms and Documents (follow these assembly instructions. All supporting documents must be in English or be translated.): Necessary Documents

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  • ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT QUALIFIED MEDICAL EVALUATOR & AGREED MEDICAL EVALUATOR - WORK INJURY

    Qualified medical evaluators (QMEs) or agreed medical evaluators (AMEs) examine injured workers to determine the benefits they will receive if there is a disagreement over the treating physician’s opi

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  • ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT PERMANENT DISABILITY BENEFITS - WORKERS' COMPENSATION

    Permanent disability (PD) is any lasting disability from your work injury or illness that affects your ability to earn a living. If your injury or illness results in PD you are entitled to PD benefits

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  • Workers' Compensation - Predesignating A Physician

    Employees who have any healthcare insurance for injuries or illnesses that are not work-related may predesignate their personal physician to treat an occupational injury or illness. This article explains the process for doing so in California.

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  • How to Hire a Los Angeles Workers' Compensation Attorney

    How to Hire a Los Angeles Workers' Compensation Attorney If youre hurt on the job, the next step is to seek help. You have every right to file a lawsuit. Your injury could have been the result of negligence on the part of your employer. How can you go about proving this? What y...

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  • Workers' Compensation Benefits

    What are Workers' Compensation benefits? Workers Compensation Benefits Include? Medical Care Paid for by your employer, to help you recover from an injury or illness caused by work. Temporary Disability Benefits Payments if you lose wages because your injury prevents you f...

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  • What is Workers' Compensation? Free Consultation with Experienced Los Angeles Lawyer

    What is Workers' Compensation? Designed to be a "no-fault" system, Workers' Compensation is a state-mandated benefit. The purpose of Workers' Compensation is to provide benefits and assistance to all workers who are either injured or develop a job-related illness as a result of...

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