Sports leagues, such as the National Hockey League, (NHL), Major League Baseball (MLB), National Basketball Association (NBA), and National Football League (NFL), hire players on multi-million dollar contracts. Sports players know when they sign these contracts the risk for potential serious and life-altering injuries is high. Unfortunately, this does not prevent them from filing workers’ compensation claims against their employer.
Sacks & Associates, is a highly-respected and well-known workers’ compensation defense law firm in Southern California. Their attorneys are board certified in workers’ compensation defense and have successfully defended many employers, including sports teams and leagues, against workers’ compensation claims.
Sacks & Associates, has more than 40 years defending employers against workers’ compensation claims. Their experience and history of success, as well as their many awards and honors, has given them credibility in handling these cases for sports teams, school districts and uninsured contractors, among other employers.
By using their knowledge of California workers’ compensation law, the lawyers at Sacks & Associates, thoroughly investigate the claim against a sports team and form a strong defense on their clients’ behalf. They review contracts, conduct private investigations, review medical records, and do anything else they deem necessary to defend against a suspicious or unqualified claim.