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Chapter 4.5. Division of Workers' Compensation
Subchapter 2. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board--Rules and Practice Procedure
Article 18. Settlements

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§10886. Service on Lien Claimants.

Where a lien claim is on file with the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board or where a party has been served with a lien, and a compromise and release agreement or stipulations with request for award or order is filed, a copy of the compromise and release agreement or stipulations shall be served on the lien claimant.

No lien claim shall be disallowed or reduced unless the lien claimant has been given notice and an opportunity to be heard.


Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 4903, 4903.1, 4903.4, 4904, 4904.1, 4905 and 4906, Labor Code.


1. Amendment exempt from OAL review pursuant to Government Code section 11351 filed 12-19-90; operative 1-1-91 (Register 91, No. 7).

2. Amendment filed 12-19-2002; operative 1-1-2003. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register 2002, No. 51).

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