Cases Reported in CWCR During 2017

© 2017 California Workersí Compensation Reporter

 

[FebruaryóNovember 2017; 45 CWCR 1Ė276]

 

 

Albano (decíd) v. Cal Amp Corp./Hartford Acci. & Indem. Co./Standard Fire Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:240 (WCAB)

 

Alvarez v. Seaside Transportation Services LLC (2017) 13 CA5th 635, 82 CCC 834
     45:213 (CA op., SC rev. pdg.)

 

Andriso v. County of San Diego (2017)
     45:208 (WCAB)

 

Aparicio v. International Union of Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3 (2017)
     45:248 (CA op.)

 

Arias v. Raimondo (9th Cir. 2017) 860 F3d 1185
     45:161 (USCA op.)

 

Baker v. WCAB (2017) 82 CCC 661
     45:173 (CA op.)

 

Baker (as SIBTF admír) v. WCAB (Guerrero) (2017) 13 CA5th 1140, 82 CCC 825
     45:169 (CA op.)

 

Barragan: see Sanchez Barragan v. T&T Marketing Services/State Comp. Ins. Fund

 

Bareno v. San Diego Community College Dist. (2017) 7 CA5th 546
     45:22 (CA op.)

 

Bass v. Department of Corrections and Rehab. (2017)
     45:157 (WCAB)

 

Beckering v. Shell Oil Co. (2017)
     45:136 (CA op.)

 

Berrios-Segovia: see Los Angeles Southern Ins. Co. v. WCAB (Berrios-Segovia)

 

Blanco Ayala v. Fruit Harvest, Inc./Star Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:180 (WCAB)

 

BNSF Railway Co. v. Superior Court (Kralovetz) (2017)
     45:201 (SC rev. dsmíd)

 

BNSF Railway Co. v. Tyrell (2017) 581 US ___, 137 S. Ct. 1549
     45:133 (USSC op.), 201 (noted)

 

Bolanos v. WCAB (2017) 82 CCC 1097
     45:228 (CA op.)

 

California Correctional Peace Officers Assín Benefits Trust Fund v. WCAB (Gonzalez Leon) (2017)
     45:3 (CA writ dsmíd)

 

Campbell Soup Supply Co., LLC v. WCAB (Shoaib): see Shoaib v. Campbell Soup Co.

 

Capital Builders Hardware, Inc. v. WCAB (Gaona) (2017)
     45:3 (SC rev. den.)

 

City of Jackson v. WCAB (Rice) (2017) 11 CA5th 109, 82 CCC 435
     45:89 (CA op.), 186 (rev. den.)

 

City of Pasadena v. Superior Court (Jauregui) (2017) 12 CA5th 1340
     45:162 (CA op.), (SC rev. den. 9/27/2017)

 

Clavreul v. Glendale Adventist Med. Ctr./Adventist Health (2017)
     45:40 (WCAB)

 

County of Riverside v. WCAB (Sylves) (2017) 10 CA5th 119, 82 CCC 301
     45:57 (CA op.)

 

County of Sacramento v. WCAB (McCartney) (2017) 82 CCC 672
     45:171 (CA op.)

 

County of San Diego v. WCAB (Pike) (2017)
     45: 206 (WCAB, as Pike v. County of San Diego), 230 (writ gtd.)

 

Cruz v. California Hosp. Med. Ctr. (2016)
     45:15 (WCAB)

 

Curtis Engineering Corp. v. Superior Court (Sutherland) (2017) 16 CA5th 542
     45:270 (CA op.)

 

Davis v. WCAB (2017) 82 CCC 187
     45:32 (CA writ dsmíd)

 

Death Without Dependents Unit: see Woolever (decíd) v. City of Long Beach

 

Demara v. Raymond Corp. (2017) 13 CA5th 545
     45:190 (CA op.)

 

Diaz v. Gainey Vineyard/Crum & Forster/United States Fire Ins. (2017)
     45:120 (WCAB)

 

Federal Express Corp. v. WCAB (Payne): see Payne v. Federal Express

 

Fernandez v. Spayde/Everest Natíl Ins. Co. (2017) 82 CCC 700
     45:164 (CA op.), (SC rev. den. 9/13/2017)

 

Ferragamo v. St. Louis Rams/Calif. Ins. Guar. Assín (2017)
     45:175 (WCAB)

 

Flethez v. San Bernardino County Employees Retirement Assín (2017) 2 C5th 630
     45:29 (SC op.)

 

Flores v. Natureís Best Distribution, LLC (2017) 7 CA5th 1
     45:21 (CA op.)

 

Foxworthy v. Department of Parks and Recreation/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2016) 82 CCC 1192 (writ den.)
     44:12 (WCAB)

 

Gage v. WCAB (2016) 6 CA5th 1128, 81 CCC 1127
     45:4 (CA cite added)

 

Gaona: see Capital Builders Hardware, Inc. v. WCAB (Gaona)

 

Garau v. Department of Industrial Relations (2017)
     45:253 (CA op.)

 

Gonzales v. ABM Industries/ESIS (2016)
     45:42 (WCAB)

 

Go v. Sutter Solano Medical Center (2017)
     45:257 (WCAB)

 

Go v. Zimpel/Gallagher Bassett Services, Intervenor (2017) 82 CCC 460
     45:106Ė07 (CA op.)

 

Gonzales Leon: see California Correctional Peace Officers Assín Benefits Trust Fund v. WCAB (Gonzalez Leon)

 

Gravlin v. City of Vista (2017)
     45:151 (WCAB recon. gtd.; CA writ dsmíd), 231 (WCAB on recon.)

 

Guerrero: see Baker (as SIBTF adminír) v. WCAB (Guerrero)

 

Gutierrez v. Girardi (2017)
     45:217 (CA op.), (rhg. den.9/18/2017)

 

Guzman v. Abbottís Pizza Co./ Employers Comp. Ins./ Ins. Co. of the West/ Security Natíl Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:179 (WCAB)

 

Guzman: see State Comp. Ins. Fund v. WCAB (Guzman)

 

Hacker v. County of San Bernardino Public Health Dept. (2017)
     45:126 (WCAB)

 

Haver v. BNSF Railway Co. (2017)
     45:32 (CA op.)

 

Hernandez: see Pearson Ford v. WCAB (Hernandez)

 

Hikida v. WCAB (2017) 12 CA5th 1249, 82 CCC 679
     45:94 (CA writ gtd.), 141 (CA op.), (SC depub. den. 9/13/2017)

 

Ibrahim v. California Dept. of Corrs. & Rehab (2017)
     45:203 (WCAB)

 

Iniguez v. WCAB (2017) 82 CCC 310
     45:93 (CA op.)

 

Intercare Holding Ins. Co.: see Smith v. Action Roofing/Sussex Ins. Co./Intercare Holding Ins. Co.

 

Jauregui: see City of Pasadena v. Superior Court (Jauregui)

 

Johnson v. ArvinMeritor (2017) 9 CA5th 234
     45:45 (CA op.), 186 (SC depub. den.)

 

Khosh v. Staples Constr. Co. (2017)
     45:3 (SC rev. den.)

 

Kircher v. City and County of San Francisco/Fire Dept. (2017)
     45:261 (WCAB)

 

Kralovetz: see BNSF Railway Co. v. Superior Court (Kralovetz) (2017)

 

Lee v. West Kern Water Dist. (2017) 5 CA5th 606, 81 CCC 966
     45:32 (SC rev. den.)

 

Lewis v. Los Angeles Unified School Dist. (2017)
     45:267 (WCAB)

 

Lezchuk (decíd) v. Cal-Fire/Department of Forestry and Fire Prevention (2017)
     45:35 (WCAB)

 

Light v. California Dept. of Parks and Recreation (2017) 14 CA5th 75, 82 CCC 987
     45:187 (CA op.)

 

Lin v. Automobile Club of So. Cal./Hartford Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:129 (WCAB)

 

Liu v. Hawaiian Gardens Casino/Ins. Co. of the West (2017)
     45:199 (WCAB)

 

Los Angeles Southern Ins. Co.: see Southern Ins. Co. v. WCAB (Berrios-Segovia)

 

Ly v. County of Fresno (2017) 16CA5th 134, 82 CCC 1138
     45:244 (CA op.), 274 (CA pub.)

 

McCartney: see County of Sacramento v. WCAB (McCartney)

 

M.F. v. Pacific Pearl Hotel Management LLC (2017) 16 CA5th ___, 82 CCC 1304
     45:269 (CA op.)

 

Madson v. Michael J. Covaletto Ranches/Zenith Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:65 (WCAB)

 

Marinwood Community Services v. WCAB (Romo) (2017) 10 CA5th 231, 82 CCC 317
     45:59 (CA op.)

 

Matlock v. Department of Transportation/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2017)
     45:4 (WCAB)

 

Maxham v. Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2017) 82 CCC 136
     45:1 (WCAB en banc)

 

Medina Vargas v. Barrett Business Services, Inc./L/C/F/Coast Plating, Inc. (2017)
     45:234 (WCAB)

 

Moon (decíd) v. Southern Cal. Edison (2017)
     45:154 (WCAB)

 

Moore v. Mercer (2016)
     45:3 (SC rev. & depub. den.)

 

Morales v. Universal Furniture/ American Home Assur. Co. (2017)
     45:262 (WCAB)

 

Morales Sesena v. Residence Inn by Marriott, LLC (2017) 82 CCC 1425 (CA writ. den.)
     45:207 (WCAB)

 

Moran v. Prime Healthcare Management, Inc. (2017)
     45:3 (SC depub. den.)

 

Muniz Villalpando v. Doherty Bros., Martin Dusters/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2017)
     45:102 (WCAB)

 

Murdoch v. Brock Solutions (2017)
     45:49 (CA op.)

 

Murray v. Southern Route Maritime SA (2017) 870 F3d 915
     45:214 (USCA op.)

 

Nielsen v. Stewart (2017)
     45:218 (CA op.)

 

Nowlin v. City of Pacific Grove (2017)
     45:177 (WCAB)

 

Olmos v. A-Z Bus Sales, Inc. (2017)
     45:246 (CA op.)

 

Oltmans v. Bayside Interiors, Inc. (2017) 10 CA5th 355
     45:81 (CA op.)

 

Oregon State University v. Superior Court (Sutherland) (2017) 15 CA5th 907 (superseded)
     45:243 (superseded CA op.), 253 CA op after rhg.)

 

Ortega v. Crabb Constr. Co., Inc. (2017) 82 CCC 573
     45:137 (CA op.), 201 (SC rev. den.)

 

Outspoken Enterprises v. WCAB (Stevens) (2017)
     45:147 (WCAB as Stevens v. Outspoken Enterprises/State Comp. Ins. Fund), 256 (CA writ gtd.

 

Padron v. Frito Lay (2017) 82 CCC 639
     45:70 (WCAB)

 

Page v. Acting Administrative Director (2017) 82 CCC 352
     45:57 (Superior Ct. op. noted), 186 (CA app. pdg.)

 

Parrent v. WCAB
     45:63 (CA writ den.), 186 (SC rev. den.)

 

Payne v. Federal Express (2017) 82 CCC 1014 (CA writ den.)
     45:117 (WCAB)

 

Pearson Ford v. WCAB (Hernandez) (2017) 16 CA5th ___, 82 CCC 1105
     45:225 (CA op.), 273Ė74 (CA pub.)

 

People v. Riddles (2017) 9 CA5th 1248, 82 CCC 345
     45:91, 186 (SC rev. den.)

 

Phillips v. Honeywell Intíl, Inc. (2017) 9 CA5th 1061
     45:31 (CA op. noted), 77 (CA op.), 186 (SC rev. den.)

 

Pierson v. Helmerich & Payne Intíl Drilling Co./Travelers Property Cas. Co. of Amer. (2017)
     45:3 (SC rev. den.)

 

Pike v. County of San Diego (2017)
     45:206 (WCAB), 230 (writ gtd.)

 

Ponce v. Barrett Business Services, Inc. (2017)
     45:72 (WCAB)

 

Public Mutual Ins. Co. v. Svetlik (2017)
     45:25 (CA op.)

 

Puccio v. Online Graphics and Finishing/Employers Comp. Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:155 (WCAB)

 

Quigley v. Garden Valley Fire Protection Dist. (2017)
     45:201 (SC rev. gtd.)

 

Quintanilla v. Sun Healthcare Group/National Union Fire Ins. (2017) 82 CCC 648
     45:96 (WCAB)

 

Ramirez v. WCAB (2017) 10 CA5th 205, 82 CCC 327
     45:61 (CA op.), 186 (SC rev. den.)

 

Rayford v. WCAB (National Gypsum Co./Ace American Ins.) (2017) 82 CCC 170 (writ dsmíd)

     45:3 (CA writ dsmíd)

 

Rice: see City of Jackson v. WCAB (Rice)

 

Riddles: see People v. Riddles

 

Robinson v. City of Fresno (2017)
     45:69 (WCAB)

 

Rockefeller (decíd) v. Deptartment of Corrections and Rehab. (2017)
     45:150 (WCAB)

 

Rodriguez v. Garden Plating Co. (2017) 82 CCC 1390
     45:257 (WCAB en banc)

 

Rodriguez v. Simi Valley Unified School Dist. (2016) 82 CCC 431
     45:19 (WCAB)

 

Rodriguez v. YRC Worldwide/Old Republic Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:123 (WCAB)

 

Romo: see Marinwood Community Services v. WCAB (Romo)

 

Rossi v. Binks Mfg. Co./Calif. Ins. Guar. Assín (2017)
     45:200 (WCAB)

 

Salinas v. Southeast Personnel Leasing, Inc./State National Ins. (2017)
     45:127 (WCAB)

 

Sanchez v. Unilever/Ins. Co. of PA/Alberto Culver Co./Ace American Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:239 (WCAB)

 

Sanchez Barragan v. T&T Marketing Services/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2017)
     45:150 (WCAB noted)

 

Schendel v. B&B Sales/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2016)
     45:41 (WCAB)

 

Schulke (decíd) v. Xerox Corp./Ace American Ins. Co. (2017) 82 CCC 273 (writ den.)
     45:6 (WCAB), 186 (SC rev. den.)

 

Shoaib v. Campbell Soup Co. (2016) 82 CCC 538 (writ den. as Campbell Soup Supply Co., LLC v. WCAB)
     45:13 (WCAB), 186 (CA writ den.)

 

Singh v. State (2017)
     45:122 (WCAB)

 

Singh v. WCAB (2017) 82 CCC 983
     45:197 (CA op.)

 

Skaff v. City of Stockton (2017)
     45:33 (WCAB)

 

Smith v. Action Roofing/Sussex Ins. Co./Intercare Holding Ins. Co. (2016) 82 CCC 602 (mandate den.)
     44:166 (WCAB), 186 (mandate den.)

 

Southern Ins. Co. v. WCAB (Berrios-Segovia) (2017) 11 CA5th 961, 82 CCC 448
     45:5 (CA writ gtd.), 113 (CA op.)

 

Souza Puente v. Napa Valley Unified School Dist. (2017)
     45:74 (WCAB)

 

State Comp. Ins. Fund v. WCAB (Guzman) (2017)
     45:146 (writ gtd.)

 

Stevens v. Outspoken Enterprises/State Comp. Ins. Fund: see Outspoken Enterprises v. WCAB (Stevens)

 

Sumrall v. Modern Alloys, Inc. (2017) 10 CA5th 961
     45:105 (CA op.), 186 (SC rev. den.)

 

Sutherland: see Oregon State University v. Superior Court (Sutherland) and Curtis Engineering Corp. v. Superior Court (Sutherland)

 

Svetlik: see Public Mutual Ins. Co. v. Svetlik

 

Swengel v. Cambridge; AON Corp./American Cas. Co. of Reading, PA (2017)
     45:38 (WCAB)

 

Sylves: see County of Riverside v. WCAB (Sylves)

 

Tanzman v. Warner Pacific Ins./Employers Comp. Ins./CIGA for Fremont Comp. Ins. (2017)
     45:236 (WCAB)

 

Thompkins v. Citizens Telecom/Continental Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:185 (CA op.)

 

Torres v. Greenbrae Management/State Comp. Ins. Fund (2017) 82 CCC 952 (writ den.)
     45:152 (WCAB)

 

Triplett v. WCAB (Guzman) (2017)
     45:255Ė56 (writ gtd.)

 

Truesdell v. Vons Grocery Co. (2017)
     45:67 (WCAB)

 

Uriarte v. Scott Sales Co. (2017)
     45:47 (CA op.)

 

Vargas v. Darrell Becker/Darrell Becker Constr./Ace Private Risk Services/Quintero (2017) 82 CCC 1064
     45:182 (WCAB)

 

Villacis v. County of Los Angeles Sheriffís Dept. (2017)
     45:95 (WCAB)

 

Villanueva v. El Rosol Restaurant/Star Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:264 (WCAB)

 

Viray v. Pacific Gas & Electric (2017)
     45:238 (WCAB)

 

Washington v. Pacific Hospice Anchor Medical Group/Procentury Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:75 (WCAB)

 

Weimer v. Hillyard, Inc./California Ins. Co. (2017)
     45:73 (WCAB)

 

Williams v. First Student (2017)
     45:43 (WCAB)

 

Willoughby v. WCAB (Hoge, Fenton, etc./American Home Assur. Co./AIG (2017) 82 CCC 1026 (writ den.)
     44:239 (WCAB), 186 (CA writ den. & SC rev. den.)

 

Wilson v. 2020 Administrative Services/The Hartford Ins. Co. (2016)
     45:8 (WCAB)

 

Woolever (decíd) v. City of Long Beach (2016) 82 CCC 179
     45:18 (WCAB)

 

Xerox Corp. v. WCAB: see Schulke (decíd) v. Xerox Corp./Ace American Ins. Co.

 

Zamudio v. Starco Enterprises/California Ins. Guar. Assín (2017)
     45:103 (WCAB)

 

Zhu v. WCAB (2017) 12 CA5th 1031, 82 CCC 692
     45:31Ė32 (CA writ gtd.), 144 (CA op.), 186 (SC rev. pdg.)