Boxer & Gerson in the News

December 17, 2014
Julius Young Workers’ Comp Blog Honored By LexisNexis

LexisNexis, the longtime leader in legal and business research, conducts an annual survey of workers’ compensation-related blogs around the country, then honors a handful of them as “Top Blogs.” Among this year’s honorees was Boxer & Gerson, LLP attorney Julius Young, whose “WorkersComp ZONE” blog ( was noted for its “insightful musings that are both […]

December 14, 2014
Maria Sager Chairs New Sub-Committee for State Bar Workers’ Comp

Boxer & Gerson, LLP workers’ compensation specialist Maria Sager recently began her second year of service on the State Bar Workers’ Compensation Executive Committee by accepting the chair position of its new sub-committee, the Community Service Outreach Committee. The new committee’s goal is to become known and connected to employers and injured workers throughout the […]

December 12, 2014
Not Your Usual Menu At 54th Annual Labor “Moose Feed”

Labor leader Chet Bartalini’s 1960 moose-hunting expedition in Colorado inspired him to host labor leaders, management and politicians at a festive holiday luncheon with moose as the main protein option. Boxer & Gerson, LLP once again sent a contingent of attorneys as a sponsor of the 54th rendition of the event, now hosted by Chet’s son […]

December 9, 2014
Justin Litvack Active on Local Workers’ Comp Committee

Boxer & Gerson, LLP attorney Justin Litvack is serving on the Bench and Bar Committee of the Oakland District Office of the Oakland Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB). The group brings together local attorneys and Oakland judges to discuss issues pertinent to the WCAB. He is also serving as treasurer for the East Bay Chapter […]

December 5, 2014
Boxer & Gerson, LLP Sponsors BCTC 40 Anniversary Holiday Luncheon

The Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County, AFL-CIO welcomed a celebratory crowd to its 40th Anniversary Luncheon at the Oakland Airport Hilton on December 5. Boxer & Gerson, LLP was an event sponsor and was represented by two partners in the firm, Dennnis Popalardo and Julius Young.

December 1, 2014
Boxer & Gerson, LLP announces Oakland Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception

For the fifth consecutive year, Boxer & Gerson, LLP will host and sponsor the Oakland Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception at its offices in the Rotunda Building of Frank H. Ogawa Plaza in downtown Oakland. A Boxer & Gerson committee headed by attorney Maria Sager spends months organizing the event and reaching out to the local […]

November 28, 2014
Jenny Jerez at Cal-OSHA trial representing worker killed on job

Boxer & Gerson workers’ compensation attorney Jenny Jerez is representing the surviving spouse and three children of a worker who died from injuries allegedly sustained due to unsafe working conditions. Jerez worked closely with Cal-OSHA and its attorney through several days of trial, calling witnesses who testified about lack of training that led to the […]

November 18, 2014
Maria Sager begins second term as board chair of Centro Legal de la Raza

Workers’ Compensation Certified Specialist Maria Sager of Boxer & Gerson, LLP recently began her second term as board chair of Centro Legal de la Raza, the legal aid and support organization for low-income Bay Area residents. The organization just completed its fall fundraising campaign so it can continue to offer services that include homelessness prevention, […]

November 14, 2014
Dennis Popalardo chairs scholarship committee for Kids’ Chance, California

Workers’ Compensation Specialist Dennis Popalardo is continuing his service as a board member and chair of the scholarship committee for Kid’s Chance, California, a non-profit that provides scholarships to the children of California workers killed or seriously injured on the job. Kids’ Chance was recently nominated for an award at the upcoming 3rd Annual Comp […]

October 3, 2014
Bert Arnold to Sacramento, again

Richard Montarbo has invited WC Practice group partner Bert Arnold to participate in Mr. Montarbo’s well attended and regarded annual Current Issues in Workers’ Compensation Conference at the Citizen Hotel in Sacramento on Friday, October 3. Bert, who is in Sacramento fairly regularly of late in connection with his CAAA duties, will be on a […]