Boxer & Gerson in the News

December 10, 2015
Boxer & Gerson Hosts 7th Consecutive Oakland Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception

Boxer & Gerson, LLP’s home in the Rotunda Building of Frank H. Ogawa Plaza in downtown Oakland will be the setting once again on December 10 as the firm hosts its 7th Annual Mayor’s Toy Drive Reception. The charity affair collects thousands of toys annually from friends and associates of the firm, who come to […]


November 21, 2015
Maria Sager Addresses Stockton Teamsters

Workers’ compensation specialist and Boxer & Gerson, LLP Partner Maria Sager presented an overview she terms “Workers’ Comp 101” to the Teamsters Union Local 601 meeting in Stockton on Saturday, November 21. She made her hour-long presentation both in English and Spanish, as she is one of several Spanish-speaking legal staff at Boxer & Gerson. […]


November 2, 2015
Workers’ Comp Blogger Julius Young Provides Expert Commentary for Article on Gender Discrimination

Julius Young, longtime partner and workers’ compensation specialist at Boxer & Gerson, LLP, offered commentary on an exhaustively researched article that appeared November 3 on the daily news website, “RH Reality Check.” The site concerns itself with news, analysis and commentary on “Reproductive & Sexual Health and Justice.” The article, by veteran Brooklyn-based attorney and […]


October 26, 2015
Workers’ Compensation Quarterly Publishes Article by Eric Ritigstein

Personal injury specialist Eric Ritigstein of Boxer & Gerson complements his litigation work with occasional scholarly articles on legal matters pertinent to his profession. His most recent article, which appeared in the fall issue of Workers’ Compensation Quarterly, was entitled, “Blaming the Employer Could Negatively Impact Your Client’s Recovery from a Third-Party Tortfeasor.” The article carefully detailed complications […]


October 23, 2015
Dennis Popalardo and Ralph Mann Present At Teamsters Cannery Council in Reno

“Update on Workers’ Compensation” was the topic that Boxer & Gerson Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialists Dennis Popalardo and Ralph Mann addressed at a meeting of the Teamsters Cannery Council in Reno, Nevada on October 23. The council represents some 15,000 workers in the food processing industry throughout Northern California. Popalardo and Mann walked the audience […]


October 9, 2015
Michal Gerson Addresses Educator Group

Michael Gerson, senior partner in Boxer & Gerson’s Workers’ Compensation Litigation Group, addressed the California Federation of Teachers, Council of Classified Employees, AFL-CIO, during the group’s training session in San Jose on October 9. He discussed a broad range of workers’ comp issues as they apply to educational settings.


October 1, 2015
Maria Sager Chairs State Bar Workers’ Comp Subcommittee for Second Year

Boxer & Gerson Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist Maria Sager accepted the nomination to serve a second year as chair of the Community Outreach Subcommittee of the State Bar Workers’ Compensation Executive Committee. The subcomittee was formed last year as the State Bar’s Board of Trustees wanted the organization’s executive committees from the various State Bar […]


September 12, 2015
Arjuna Farnsworth Presents on CAAA Panel

Boxer & Gerson workers’ compensation attorney Arjuna Farnsworth made a presentation at the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association (CAAA) fall convocation in Berkeley on September 12. The half-day event was entitled, “Plan for Success: Important Tools to Prepare Your Cases for Successful Outcomes.” It featured addresses and panel discussions with various experts in law and medicine […]


September 11, 2015
Bert Arnold Elected President of California Applicant Attorneys Association

Bert Arnold, a partner in the Boxer & Gerson, LLP Workers’ Compensation Practice Group, has been elected as the 50th president of the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association (CAAA). The CAAA is comprised of more than 1,500 attorneys representing injured workers in the State of California. It works with the governor, the legislature and other stakeholder […]


September 10, 2015
Andrew Levine Case Noted in LexisNexis Legal Newsroom

A case in which Boxer & Gerson workers compensation attorney Andrew E. Levine served as the applicant’s attorney in successfully representing his client was cited as noteworthy by the LexisNexis Legal Newsroom, the legal research and risk management company that tracks trends and cases in the law. The case was cited in a LexisNexis online […]