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Posted on: Jul 19, 2021

As part of CAAA’s Amicus Committee, members William Herreras and Beatriz Trejo submitted an amicus curiae brief last week in support of Rigoberto Jose Manuel, a landscaper who filed a worker’s compensation claim against his employer and was subsequently terminated...

Posted on: Jul 12, 2021

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You can’t read it. You can’t speak it.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2021

A year ago, the insurance industry’s WCIRB (Workers’ Compensation Insurance Research Bureau) made headlines when they predicted that Governor Newsom’s emergency order allowing a COVID presumption would break the bank...

Posted on: Jun 28, 2021

As CAAA continues to move our pro-injured worker agenda in the State Capitol, many of us get frustrated and angry. It’s not uncommon to hear people wonder out loud, “Why is this so hard?” or “Why bother?”...

Posted on: Jun 21, 2021

You don’t pay a parking ticket on time, the government dings you for a late fee. But when a worker loses their job and their unemployment check doesn’t show up...

Posted on: Jun 14, 2021

Not surprisingly, the California Legislative Black Caucus has been leading the fight for racial justice in the State Capitol...

Posted on: Jun 7, 2021

Cal/OSHA has a disturbing pattern. They make a big deal when they announce fines. They are silent when it comes to how much they collect...

Posted on: Jun 1, 2021

The United Farm Workers and CAAA have a few things in common. Both organizations advocate for low wage immigrant workers...

Posted on: May 24, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has had major harmful impacts across America and the rest of the World, but it has been particularly cruel to the Latino community in the United State...

Posted on: May 17, 2021

The classification of workers as employees or independent contractors has a serious impact on workers, employers, and public revenue...


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