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Rosemary's Baby Redux:
How the Labor Code Got Hijacked to Hell

Editor's Rant by Marjory Harris, Esq.
Defense Perspective on Reform:
We have seen the future and are participating
in it right now

By Michael McDonald, Esq.
How to Prevent Harassing Conduct During
Workers' Compensation Depositions

By David L. Hart, Esq.
Unintended Compromise and Release
Consequences for CalPERS Disability Retirees

By Edward L. Faunce, Esq.
arrow How Medigap Policies can be a Useful Tool
in Settling Certain Workers’ Compensation Claims

By Steven F. Chapman and Gregg Chapman, Esq.
Marjory Harris
getMedLegal Editor
Our Contributors

issue 26 ISSUE 26
Legal Marketing & The Web
Volume vs. Small Practice
Faces Behind Narcotics
FMT Costs & the Structure Broker
Analyze Evidence with CaseMap
issue 25 ISSUE 25
Substantial Evidence
Evidence Based Medicine
Apportionment of Psych PD
Commutation of Attorney Fee
Structured Settlements in Death Cases


issue 24 ISSUE 24
Effective Letter Writing
Doctor's Office: Psych
Science Behind FCEs
2012 Defense Wish List
MSA Portal: A Ray of Hope?
Editor's Rant: Hobbling into 2012
ISSUE 23
Ogilvie Tip Redux
Defense Perspective: Appellate Tips
Functional Restoration Programs
MSAs for Liability Cases
Oregon Comp Odyessey
Computer Corner: Folder Trees

ISSUE 22
Structuring a Settlement: How-to
Structuring a Settlement: Broker's Role
Commuting the Attorney Fee
Opioids & Chronic Pain
Computer Corner: Smartphone
ISSUE 21
History of WC, Part II
Medical Liens
The Doctor's Office: Acupuncture
Ogilvie Update
MSA Delay
Computer Corner
ISSUE 20
History of WC, Part I
Getting Back to Work
Art of Reserving
Structures Still Relevant
War Story: Favorite Case
War Story: Greenhorn
ISSUE 18 ISSUE 19
Depo Prep Made Easy
S&W and 3rd Party Claims
Administering MSAs
War Story
Computer Corner: File Utilities
ISSUE 18 ISSUE 18
The Doctor's Office: Psychology
Computer Corner: Saving Graces
Defense Perspective: Termination of Benefits
MSAs: Rx Drugs & Rated Ages
QME Process: Reform or Roulette?
QME Flowchart

ISSUE 17
Credit in 3rd Party Cases
When to Mediate a Case
Structured Settlements & Mediation
Medicare Mandatory Reporting
Editor's Rant: Update on Limping
into 2010

ISSUE 16
How to Get the PTP Paid
Defense Perspective on Causation
Medicare Setaside Myths
Ogilvie Tips
Ogilvie and the Vocational Expert
Ogilvie Trial Brief
Editor's Rant: Limping into 2010
ISSUE 15
Calculating the Cost of FMT
Defense Perspective: C&R Dilemma
Life Care Planner
Truth About the "Doughnut Hole"
Age as a Factor in FEC & PDR
Almaraz-Guzman II
ISSUE 14
Reflections on Almaraz Guzman
Pain & the Brain: Imaging Methods
Functional Capacity Evaluation
Defense Perspective: Mad as Hell
Computer Corner: TextMap
Editor's Rant: A Dog's Breakfast
ISSUE 13
Five Facts About Psych Injuries
People Who Made a Difference
Work Impairment & Disability
Computer Corner: More Productive
PD Pain Under SB 899, Part II
ISSUE 12
Doctor's Office: Functional Restoration
People Who Made a Difference
Pain Disorders & DFEC
Defense Perspective: Surviving
Chapman on Structured Settlements
PD Pain Under SB 899
ISSUE 11
The Doctor's Office: Chiropractic
Multiple Impairments & DFEC
Defense Perspective: EAMS
Computer Corner:
Getting on Top of ToDos

Carving up PD: Part II
ISSUE 10
New PDRS & DFEC
ACOEM, AMA Guides & FCAs
Defense Perspective: Settlement
Computer Corner: Analyzer
Case Status Spreadsheet
Carving up PD
Comp Admin., Soup to Nuts
ISSUE 9
Big Case How-To-Guide
Computer Corner: Med Manager
Surviving SB 899
Getting Best Treatment & Evidence
Structured Settlement Tips






Structured Settlements
Tips from a Structure Specialist

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We are always looking for interesting stories and expert techniques

ISSUE 8
New Role for Voc Rehab Eval
The Nurse Case Manager
The Physical Therapist
The Metamorphosis of WC
ISSUE 7
AMA Guides
The Doctor's Office: Pain
Vocational Expert Witness
Present Value TPD
The Defense Perspective
ISSUE 6
Computer Corner
The Doctor's Office
How to Use Declarations
MSC Mess
Medical Provider Networks
ISSUE 5 ISSUE 5
Computer Corner
People Who Made a Difference
The Defense Perspective
SIF & SB 899
Apportionment Fictions
ISSUE 4
Computer Corner
People Who Made a Difference
The Doctor's Office
The Vocational Expert Witness
DIB and SSI Issues
Get Short or Long Term Disability
ISSUE 3
Analyzing Surveillance Videos
Remembering Barry. J. Williams
Interview with Frederick George Craw
Interview with Steve Chapman
Smoking Gun
ISSUE 2
Proving PD Under New LC §4660
Determining DFEC with "SEDEC"
Records + Excel Organizers
Interview with Jettie Pirece Selvig
Interview with John Parente
Smoking Gun
ISSUE 1
Write the Right Request
Sample Requests
Psychiatric Records
Interview with Melvin Glow
Organizing Your Work with Excel
Smoking Gun

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