Boxer & Gerson in the News

July 30, 2018
Alameda Firefighters Pancake Breakfast Benefits Burn Foundation

Even as a number of their firefighters were deployed to distant locations around California where an onslaught of summer fires has been keeping the state on edge, the Alameda Fire Department carved out time to conduct its Annual Pancake Breakfast yesterday, July 29, as a charity fundraiser for the Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation. Boxer & Gerson attorneys […]


March 12, 2018
Popalardo and Young Lead CAAA Winter Convention Panels

Boxer & Gerson attorneys Dennis Popalardo and Julius Young moderated separate panels on the opening and closing days of the winter convention for the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association in late January. The semi-annual convention of workers’ comp applicants’ attorneys throughout the state serves as a resource for attorneys who are required by the State Bar to […]


January 31, 2018
Popalardo Named President-Elect of Kids’ Chance California

Boxer & Gerson Partner Dennis Popalardo Jr.  was recently named President-Elect of Kids’ Chance California by vote of its board of directors. He will serve in the position for two years before assuming the presidency in 2020. Kids’ Chance is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that provides need-based college scholarships to the children of workers who have been seriously injured […]


December 22, 2017
Dikla Dolev Secures $3.25 Million Settlement for Injured Worker

Boxer & Gerson’s Dikla Dolev secured a $3.25 million settlement last week for a man whose forklift fell off a truck while he was working in 2002. The now 64-year-old Vallejo man has suffered ever since with intractable back and neck pain and catastrophic results from a subsequent failed surgery in 2007. After the surgery, […]


October 25, 2017
Kids’ Chance Awareness Week Nov. 13-17

Boxer & Gerson, LLP is pleased to help spread the word about Kids’ Chance Awareness Week, taking place this year from November 13-17. Kids’ Chance is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to providing need-based college scholarships to the children of workers who have been injured or killed on the job.   Founded in Georgia in […]


June 2, 2017
Popalardo Named to Alameda Health Care District Board

Boxer & Gerson Partner and Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist Dennis Popalardo was recently appointed to the City of Alameda’s Health Care District Board of Directors by a vote of existing board members in order to fill a vacant position. His term will run through late 2018, at which time he will be eligible to run for […]


May 12, 2017
B&G Attorneys Address OPEIU Local 29 Shop Stewards

Boxer & Gerson Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Dennis Popalardo, Deirdre Mochel and Justin Litvack teamed up two nights ago to make a presentation to the Stewards Council of the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local 29 at the union’s offices in Oakland. Local 29 represents more than 6,000 office, technical, professional and health care employees at […]


January 18, 2017
S.F. Maritime Council Features Health Care Talk Aboard Jeremiah O’Brien

The San Francisco Maritime Trades Port Council invited union members and friends aboard the World War II era cargo ship Jeremiah O’Brien for a discussion about the future of health care costs and coverage on January 11. The luncheon event featured San Francisco Labor Council Executive Director Tim Paulson, who addressed the status of health care affordability […]