MB & A Sherman Oaks

March 2020 Blogs

Can You Use Paid Sick Leave If You Have Covid-19?

Can You Use Paid Sick Leave If You Have Covid-19?

My name is Michael Burgis. I’m a trial attorney and I’m a certified legal specialist in California Workers’ Compensation. I’m also very well versed in Employment Law. Should I Use Paid Sick Leave If I Can’t Work Due To Coronavirus? Ultimately, one of the questions I’m getting a lot is regarding Paid Sick Leave, especially…

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How Does Unemployment Insurance Work If You Contract COVID-19?

How Does Unemployment Insurance Work If You Contract COVID-19?

My name is Michael Burgis. I’m a legal certified specialist in California Workers’ Compensation. I’m a trial attorney. Can I Apply For Unemployment If I Am Laid Off Due To the Coronavirus Pandemic? I’ve gotten a few questions regarding Unemployment Insurance and how that works, especially during this Coronavirus scare. First off, Unemployment is a…

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Am I Entitled To Workers’ Compensation Benefits If I Get COVID-19?

Am I Entitled To Workers’ Compensation Benefits If I Get COVID-19?

My name is Michael Burgis. I’m a trial attorney. I’m also a legal certified specialist in California worker’s compensation and I’ve gotten a lot of calls recently with questions regarding the coronavirus and the current pandemic. What happens if I get it? Am I entitled to Workers’ Compensation benefits? The short answer to this: YES.…

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How Does State Disability Insurance Apply To COVID-19?

How Does State Disability Insurance Apply To COVID-19?

My name is Michael Burgis. I’m an attorney in California. I’m also a legal certified specialist in California Workers’ compensation. I’ve gotten a lot of questions regarding State Disability Insurance and how it applies to this recent Coronavirus scare and outbreak. Ultimately, SDI or State Disability Insurance is paid out through the Employment Development Department…

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