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Dismissal in Dante Hall v St. Louis Rams

Mr. Collins prevailed at trial by proving that a Choice of Forum clause contained in a different team’s contract should be enforced against the Applicant even though he was traded to the St. Louis Rams and played multiple games in the State with the Rams. The Trial Judge issued a...
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Dismissal in William Demps v NY Giants

Mr. Collins prevailed on a Pro Football case in which the Applicant was claiming at trial that he signed his contract at his home in California. Mr. Collins was able to prove to the Trial Judge that this testimony, and the Applicant’s version of events, was physically impossible...
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Dismissal in Salvadore Puccio v Online Graphics

Mr. Collins prevailed on a 100% permanent total disability stroke case by overcoming the industrial causation finding of the AME in Cardiology through deposition testimony and legal briefing. The Trial Judge Ordered the Applicant to take nothing. The case is currently pending on...
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Dismissal in Christian Fauria v Carolina Panthers

Mr. Collins prevailed on a long running case in which he was able to defeat a claim by a professional football player that he had formed his contract in this state through the use of a California based Sports Agent. The WCAB, in its third separate opinion on Reconsideration,...
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Take Nothing Awarded in Breast Cancer Claim

After two days of trial, and multiple med-legal examinations, including a Court Ordered IME, the WCJ found that the Applicant did not sustain her burden of proof that her cancer was industrially related, and Ordered the Applicant Take Nothing in her claim. The applicant was a...
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COMP LAUDE AWARDS & GALA on November 4

Partner, Barry Collins of CCMPT has been invited to speak at Workcompcentral’s COMP LAUDE AWARDS & GALA on November 4. His panel discussion is entitled: “Pitching the Deal: How DA’s & AA’s can communicate, coordinate and cooperate for the best outcomes for their clients”....
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Firm obtains Take Nothing at Lien Trial by enforcing MPN

This matter involved an admitted Specific Injury, occurring June 29, 2013, to Heidy Estrada. Despite allegations of injury to a litany of body parts, only the Applicant’s back and right knee were admitted by the carrier.
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Win on AOE/COE Good Faith Personnel Action

This case involves a 16 year employee of Antelope Valley Community College who worked as a Network Manager. He filed a Cumulative Trauma claim ending on 04/11/2013 alleging psychiatric injury due to “conditions at work”. The problems with claimant were long standing but when a...
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CCMPT wins huge AB1309 Sports Filing Deadline Case

This case involved a former professional hockey player alleging a CT injury to multiple body parts. The case was filed with the WCAB on 9/16/2013 and served on all Defendants on the same date. Since this date came after implementation of the AB1309 amendments to Labor Cod...
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Firm Receives a Take Nothing

The matter was received in our office as a new referral on June 17, 2014 and involved a denied specific injury. The Applicant claimed to have injured his shoulder on 11/1/13 as a result of lifting a bag of flour. In addition to the shoulder the Applicant also claimed sleep...
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