Boxer & Gerson in the News

September 9, 2015
B&G Attorneys Roth, Litvack, and Popalardo Address Operating Engineers Local 3

Boxer & Gerson, LLP attorneys make consistent appearances at local union meetings to keep members apprised of trends and changes in the law and its interpretation. A recent example: personal injury specialist Gary Roth and workers’ compensation specialists Justin Litvack and Dennis Popalardo presented at the Operating Engineers Local 3 business agents meeting in Alameda […]


September 7, 2015
A Labor Day Celebration With the Alameda Labor Council

Rest and recreation rather than labor was the order of the day as Boxer & Gerson attorneys Dennis Popalardo and Deirdre Mochel treated their families to the Alameda Labor Council’s Annual Labor Day Picnic at Alameda Point Park. As always, the event attracted multiple sponsors from the broader union movement in the region and served […]


August 18, 2015
Boxer & Gerson to Participate in Mexican Consulate’s Labor Rights Week

Boxer & Gerson, LLP will take an active role in education activities sponsored by the Mexican Consulate in San Francisco’s Labor Rights Week, which runs Saturday, August 29 through Friday, September 4. Boxer & Gerson Attorney and Partner Maria Sager will make a series of six presentations on her specialty of workers’ comp law throughout […]


August 6, 2015
Gary Roth Named to Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Boxer & Gerson Personal Injury Attorney Gary Roth recently received one of the most prestigious accolades in his profession by simultaneously being named a Lifetime Member of both the “Million Dollar” and the “Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.” The honorary organization is limited to attorneys nationwide who have won judgments in excess of $1 million. Less […]


July 10, 2015
Maria Sager Serves on Diversity Panel for Youth Law Academy

Centro Legal de la Raza, the Oakland-based organization dedicated to expanding access to the legal system in all its manifestations for people of color, conducted a week-long “Diversity Legal Pipeline” event in early July that culminated in a “Law Firms and Diversity Panel” on the conference’s final afternoon. Boxer & Gerson Workers’ Compensation Specialist Maria […]


June 28, 2015
Personal Injury Specialists Roth and Ritigstein Author Article in Plaintiff Magazine

Boxer & Gerson attorneys Gary Roth and Eric Ritigstein recently authored an article in Plaintiff magazine entitled “Preparing Your Client to Give a Deposition That Helps Your Case.” The three-page article emphasized the critical importance of fully preparing clients for a deposition they will likely face from the defense attorney in their case. As familiar as the […]


June 18, 2015
Boxer & Gerson’s Maria Sager to Address UC Employee Union Stewards

Assuring an accurate information stream for employees about their rights in a fast-paced work environment is a challenge in every setting. The challenge is heightened in an era when virtually every major California employer attracts applicants and provides jobs to immigrants whose first language is Spanish. Language and cultural barriers can make it difficult to […]


May 16, 2015
Peru Consulate Added to Workers’ Comp Education Efforts

Having established a consistent series of presentations on workers’ compensation that she provides pro bono at consulates in San Francisco that represent Spanish-speaking countries (Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala), Boxer & Gerson workers’ compensation specialist Maria Sager added Peru to that list on May 16. Her presentation included a basic overview and updated information on workers’ […]


May 12, 2015
Maria Sager Addresses Bay Area Legal Aid Lawyers

Workers’ compensation attorney Maria Sager addressed a group of attorneys serving the Bay Area Legal Aid organization at their Oakland headquarters office on May 12, providing them with an overview and updates on California workers’ compensation law. Bay Area Legal Aid serves economically challenged clients from offices in seven Bay Area counties, offering them guidance […]


April 21, 2015
Teamsters Local 2785 Invites Boxer & Gerson Trio to Address General Membership Meeting

Boxer & Gerson attorneys Dennis Popalardo, Justin Litvack and Gary Roth addressed the General Membership Meeting of the Teamsters Local Union 2785 on April 21 in the City of San Bruno. Popalardo and Litvack provided an overview and noted recent developments in workers’ compensation law, while Roth discussed his specialty of personal injury law. The […]