Boxer & Gerson in the News

December 13, 2012
Boxer & Gerson LLP feted by Oakland Mayor Jean Quan

The firm joined with other East Bay workers’ compensation firms and attorneys in hosting the Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception in the Rotunda. Major kudos to Maria Sager and Sharene Ross of Boxer & Gerson LLP for organizing our efforts on behalf of the children of Oakland. Mayor Jean Quan presented a Mayor’s Proclamation to Maria […]


November 8, 2012
Boxer & Gerson LLP attorneys published by CEB

Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) announced the publication of the California Basic Practice handbook. Dennis Popalardo, Jr of the firm co-authored the Chapter on Workers’ Compensation joining distinguished co-authors in the book, Judge Jeremy Fogel, Susan Harriman, Michael O’Halloran, Howard Pearlman, Judith Tang, and others.


September 15, 2012
Boxer & Gerson LLP partner Bert Arnold to speak at “Workers’ Comp Medical School” on September 15

Bert Arnold, partner in the Workers’ Compensation Practice Group, has been invited by the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association (CAAA) to present on “The AMA Guides and Almarez/Guzman” along with Drs. Victoria Barber, Steven Feinberg, Frederick Newton, and James Stark, along with Jim Butler, Esq. at the Oakland Hilton. The program will be from 830 to […]



Julius Young to present at 9/25/2012 Panel

Workers’ Compensation partner Julius Young will be on a Panel entitled “The Call of the Wild” on 9/25/2012 from 8 to 12 pm at the Waterfront Hotel in Jack London Square in Oakland. Joining him on the Panel will be Moderator Dr. Michael Roback of Warbritton & Associates, Judge Stanley Shields of the WCAB in […]


July 28, 2012
Maria Sager to address Northern Region Hispanic Chamber of Commerce board

Maria Sager, partner in the Workers’ Compensation Practice Group, will present to the Northern Region Hispanic Chamber of Commerce board members in San Francisco on July 28. Her topic will be “Employers and Workers’ Compensation”


July 15, 2012
Once again, multiple Boxer & Gerson LLP attorneys were named to the Super Lawyers list for 2012

Super Lawyers, as announced in San Francisco magazine , has released their list for 2012. Once again, Boxer & Gerson LLP had multiple selections. John Anton from the Civil Litigation Practice Group was selected as were Michael Gerson, John Harrigan, and Bert Arnold from the Workers’ Compensation Practice Group. Arjuna Farnsworth, of the WC group, […]


May 18, 2012
Federal Jury Awards Brentwood Truck Driver $11.4 Million for Injuries in Faulty Garbage Truck Crash

SAN FRANCISCO, May 18, 2012 – It took a federal jury just 10 hours of deliberations to return a unanimous verdict and award a Brentwood man and his wife $11.4 million for personal injuries he suffered in a 2007 crash caused by defective front hubs on a garbage truck he was driving. Raymond Mariolle was […]


April 27, 2012
Workers’ Compensation associate Arjuna Farnsworth presents to Medlink

Arjuna Farnsworth, of the Workers’ Compensation practice group, presented today to a Medlink sponsored seminar on “the AMA Guides and traditional functional loss impairment vs analogy methods of describing impairment.”


April 18, 2012
Julius Young, Co-Editor-In-Chief of California Workers’ Compensation Handbook, Stanford D. Herlick, 31st edition

Julius Young, partner in the Workers’ compensation Practice Group, served as Co-Editor-in-Chief, along with Barry D. Bloom and Richard M. Jacobsmeyer, of the “bible” of Workers’ Compensation Law in California, Stanford D. Herlick’s California Workers’ Compensation Handbook, (31st edition/2012) which was recently released by LexisNexis.



Dennis Popalardo, Jr. to speak at Golden Gate University School of Law on the NFL and Workers’ Comp

Workers’ Compensation Practice Group partner Dennis Popalardo, Jr. will join WCAB Commissioner Al Moresi, Jr. and Oakland Raiders General Counsel Jeff Birren at Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco on 4/25/2012 from 530 to 730 to speak on “Workers’ Compensation and the NFL” in a forum presented by the Sports and Entertainment […]