Precedent Decisions A - D

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Subject Index: A - D | E - M | N - S | T - Z

Subject Sub-Category Precedent Decision Numbers
Able to Work Administrative judge's jurisdiction P-B-067 , P-B-494
Age P-B-196
Aliens P-B-153, P-B-464
Attachment to labor market P-B-053, P-B-227, P-B-258, P-B-484
Burden of proof P-B-260, P-B-459, P-B-462, P-B-484, P-B-490
Child care P-B-300, P-B-459, P-B-484
Chronic illness-able to work part-time P-B-172, P-B-409
Compared to disability P-B-369, P-B-398, P-B-462
Compared to refusal of work P-B-198, P-B-220, P-B-490
Compared to seeking employment P-B-062, P-B-196, P-B-292
Death in family P-B-028
Draft physical P-B-061
General P-B-180
Grooming P-B-121, P-B-151, P-B-369
Health P-B-172, P-B-263
Lack of job openings compared to potential labor market P-B-180, P-B-200, P-B-240, P-B-259, P-B-265, P-B-305
Legally imposed restrictions P-B-199
Longshoremen P-B-119, P-B-240, P-B-356
Lost work opportunity P-B-260
Move to new job market P-B-171, P-B-179, P-B-180, P-B-199, P-B-309
Part-time only P-B-172, P-B-313, P-B-409
Partially employed individual P-B-174
Past employment history P-B-313
Preference compared to restriction P-B-205
Pregnancy P-B-069, P-B-197, P-B-259
Relationship to reasons for loss of work P-B-310
Religious beliefs P-B-001, P-B-017
Seasonal employment P-B-200
Self-employment P-B-176
Student P-B-109, P-B-313
Substantial labor market P-B-178, P-B-180, P-B-356, P-B-459
Temporary work P-B-284
Transferable skills P-B-269
Transportation P-B-227, P-B-248, P-B-316, P-B-320
Travel status P-B-175
Unavailable for a portion of the week P-B-028, P-B-061, P-B-169, P-B-175, P-B-409, P-B-459
Union membership required P-B-254
Usual occupation P-B-173, P-B-176, P-B-269
Very limited P-B-178
Wage restrictions P-B-070, P-B-182, P-B-204, P-B-244, P-B-258, P-B-305
Working portion of the week P-B-169
Absence Domestic concerns P-B-213, P-B-215
Illness P-B-216
Incarceration:  
   Conviction P-B-045, P-B-261, P-B-289
   Failure to call employer P-B-226
   24 hours, definition of P-B-443
   Violation of probation P-B-050
Notice of absence P-B-213, P-B-215, P-B-216
Additional Claim P-B-359, P-T-488
Admission by Party P-B-057, P-B-060, P-B-090
Agency Shop P-B-290
Agent Compared to employee P-T-002
Existence of agency relationship P-B-353, P-B-379, P-B-474
Liability for false statements of P-R-029, P-B-060, P-R-338, P-R-339, P-R-340, P-R-343, P-B-418, P-B-474
Agricultural Labor P-T-013
Alcohol Alcoholics Anonymous P-B-465
Drinking on the job P-B-221
Drug/alcohol testing P-B-454, P-B-470, P-B-485
Drunk driving P-B-288
Intoxicated P-B-308
Aliens Available for work P-B-153, P-B-464
Color of law P-B-460
Lawfully present P-B-153, P-B-460
Wage credits P-B-460
Alter Ego P-T-406
Appeal Disputed coverage P-D-007
Jurisdiction of Appeals Board:  
   Child intercept cases P-B-478
   Constitutional issues P-T-031, P-T-329, P-T-447
   Final decision P-B-421
   Invalidate Department regulations P-B-084, P-B-443, P-B-448
   Irresistible impulse to use intoxicants P-B-445, P-B-483
   Issues set forth in EDD determination P-D-098, P-D-130, P-B-220, P-B-266, P-B-445, P-B-494
   Merits when appeal untimely P-B-199, P-B-348, P-B-350, P-B-354
   New notice of determination P-B-367
   Notice P-B-494
   Petition for reassessment P-T-105
   Prospective eligibility P-B-067, P-B-259
   Subject matter P-B-046, P-B-494
   To award interest P-B-476
   Wrong last employer P-B-424
Party to P-D-007, P-R-038, P-B-042, P-B-050, P-R-363, P-B-421, P-B-483
Premature P-B-036
Timeliness:  
   Timely P-B-036, P-B-354, P-B-367
   Untimely P-B-199, P-B-281, P-B-347, P-B-348, P-B-350, P-B-354, P-B-357, P-B-420, P-B-480
What constitutes P-T-023, P-B-036
When filed P-T-035, P-B-354
Application for Employment P-B-077, P-B-078, P-B-184, P-B-241
Assessment Estimated P-T-074, P-T-489
Jeopardy P-T-031
Penalty P-T-030, P-T-489
Petition for Reassessment:  
   Answer to P-T-425
   Compared to request for refund P-T-023, P-T-031, P-T-056
   Conversion to request for refund P-T-105
   Time limits P-T-023, P-T-364
   Untimely P-T-035
Attendance P-B-143, P-B-186, P-B-213, P-B-215, P-B-216
Available to Work Administrative judge's jurisdiction P-B-067, P-B-494
Age P-B-196
Aliens P-B-153, P-B-464
Attachment to labor market P-B-053, P-B-227, P-B-258, P-B-484
Burden of proof P-B-260, P-B-459, P-B-462, P-B-484, P-B-490
Child care P-B-300, P-B-459, P-B-484
Chronic illness-able to work part-time P-B-172, P-B-409
Compared to disability P-B-369, P-B-398, P-B-462
Compared to refusal of work P-B-198, P-B-220, P-B-490
Compared to seeking employment P-B-062, P-B-196, P-B-292
Death in family P-B-028
Draft physical P-B-061
General P-B-180
Grooming P-B-121, P-B-151, P-B-369
Health P-B-172, P-B-263
Lack of job openings compared to potential labor market P-B-180, P-B-200, P-B-240, P-B-259, P-B-265, P-B-305
Legally imposed restrictions P-B-199
Longshoremen P-B-119, P-B-240, P-B-356
Lost work opportunity P-B-260
Move to new job market P-B-171, P-B-179, P-B-180, P-B-199, P-B-309
Part-time only P-B-172, P-B-313, P-B-409
Partially employed individual P-B-174
Past employment history P-B-313
Preference compared to restriction P-B-205
Pregnancy P-B-069, P-B-197, P-B-259
Relationship to reasons for loss of work P-B-310
Religious beliefs P-B-001, P-B-017
Seasonal employment P-B-200
Self-employment P-B-176
Student P-B-109, P-B-313
Substantial labor market P-B-178, P-B-180, P-B-356, P-B-459
Temporary work P-B-284
Transferable skills P-B-269
Transportation P-B-227, P-B-248, P-B-316, P-B-320
Travel status P-B-175
Unavailable for a portion of the week P-B-028, P-B-061, P-B-169, P-B-175, P-B-409, P-B-459
Union membership required P-B-254
Usual occupation P-B-173, P-B-176, P-B-269
Very limited P-B-178
Wage restrictions P-B-070, P-B-182, P-B-204, P-B-244, P-B-258, P-B-305
Working portion of the week P-B-169
Back Pay P-B-047, P-D-055, P-B-128
Backdating Claims P-D-130, P-B-168, P-B-360, P-D-394, P-B-398, P-D-434, P-B-491
Banquet Waiters P-B-020, P-B-022
Benefit Charges Against
Reserve Account,
Relief From
P-T-079, PT-488
Benefits Claim for:  
   Abandonment of P-B-448
   Additional claim P-B-359
   Backdating P-D-130, P-B-168, P-B-360, P-D-394, P-B-398, P-D-434, P-B-491
   Cancellation P-B-115
   Notice of:  
     Employer right to receive P-B-042, P-B-359, P-R-363
     Protest requirements P-B-042, P-B-050, P-T-079, P-R-107, P-R-371, P-R-372, P-T-407, P-R-432
     Timeliness (see also Good Cause) P-R-107, P-R-146, P-R-363, P-R-370, P-R-371, P-R-372, P-T-407
     Right to file P-B-161, P-B-351
Computation P-D-041, P-D-055, P-B-352, P-T-488
Effect of workers' compensation P-B-021
Payment against public policy P-B-153
Bona Fide Employment P-B-005, P-B-059, P-B-165, P-B-272
General P-B-005
Bonuses P-B-027, P-D-160, P-B-357
Burden of Proof Appellant P-B-319
Available for work P-B-260, P-B-459, P-B-462, P-B-484, P-B-490
Child support intercept cases P-B-478
Department determination must be overcome P-B-262, P-B-319
Misconduct P-B-010, P-B-057, P-B-485
Moving party issues P-B-261
Ruling cases P-R-015, P-R-085, P-R-086, P-R-279
Shifting P-R-015, P-R-085, P-R-086, P-B-459, P-B-462
Suitable Work P-B-490
Tax cases P-T-013, P-T-100, P-T-489
Child Support Intercept P-B-478
Claim for Benefits Abandonment of P-B-448
Additional claim P-B-359, P-T-488
Backdating claims P-D-130, P-B-168, P-B-360, P-D-394, P-B-398, P-D-434, P-B-491
Cancellation P-B-115
Right to file P-B-161, P-B-351
Claim Form Late filing (see also Good Cause) P-B-084, P-B-448
Substantial compliance P-B-137
Collateral Estoppel Arbitration P-B-187
Civil service hearing P-B-408
Federal agency ruling P-T-104, P-B-191, P-T-403, P-T-406
Finding of fact vs. conclusions of law P-B-191, P-B-408
General P-B-408, P-T-437
Prior unemployment hearing P-T-437
Res judicata P-B-367, P-B-408, P-B-421, P-B-486
Summary judgment of overpayment P-B-486
Collective Bargaining Agreement Misconduct, violation of P-B-016, P-B-089, P-B-103, P-B-231
Moving party, pursuant to P-B-106, P-B-110, P-B-212, P-B-257, P-B-290
Wages set by P-B-321
Commissions P-B-201
Commuting Available for work P-B-227, P-B-248, P-B-316, P-B-320
Good cause to quit P-B-025, P-B-232, P-B-233, P-B-235, P-B-236, P-B-242, P-B-245, P-B-249, P-B-262
Refuse offer of work P-B-075, P-B-220, P-B-240, P-B-248, P-B-303, P-B-318
Seek work P-B-062
Computation of Wages Protest to P-T-079, P-B-349, P-B-352, P-T-488
Recomputation P-T-488
Condonation P-B-078, P-B-106, P-B-192
Constitutional Considerations Aliens P-B-153
Grooming P-B-066, P-B-087, P-B-121, P-B-151, P-B-362
Illegally obtained evidence P-B-057
Jurisdiction of Appeals Board P-T-031, P-T-329, P-T-447
Mandated costs to local government P-T-447
Peaceful picketing P-B-187
Privacy P-B-454, P-B-470
Religious beliefs P-B-001, P-B-017
Constructive Quit General P-B-194, P-B-471
Incarceration:  
   Conviction P-B-045, P-B-261, P-B-289
   Failure to call employer P-B-226
   24 hours, definition of P-B-443
   Violation of probation P-B-050
Loss of automobile insurance P-B-471
Loss of driver's license P-B-288, P-B-423
Union dues, refusal to pay P-B-290
Continuances P-B-494
Corporate Officers Employment P-T-358, P-T-406
Liability for corporate taxes P-T-446
Unemployed P-B-140, P-B-152
Corporation-Disregard of Entity P-T-406
Credibility P-B-021, P-B-057, P-B-060, P-B-292, P-B-347
Death in Family P-B-121, P-B-151
Denial or Loss of License P-B-288, P-B-423
Determination Bifurcation from ruling P-B-421, P-B-424, P-B-481
Compared to ruling P-B-231, P-R-340, P-B-421, P-B-424, P-R-432, P-B-481
Employer protest requirements:  
   Any eligibility information P-R-432
   Information acquired after notice of claim P-R-107
   Must respond to first notice P-R-107, P-R-371, P-R-372, P-T-407
   Substantial compliance P-B-050
   Untimely P-R-107, P-R-146, P-R-363
General P-R-340
Multiple issues P-B-210
One 1256 determination per separation P-B-472
Oral P-B-128, P-B-314, P-B-439
Redetermination P-B-128, P-B-314, P-B-350, P-B-367, P-B-439, P-B-441
Right of base period employer P-T-079, P-B-267
Right of employer:  
   Additional claim P-B-359, P-T-488
   After ALJ decision on claimant appeal P-B-421, P-B-481
   Extended claim P-R-363
   Not California employer P-B-042
Time limitation P-D-487
Disability Benefits Applicability of Section 1265 P-D-055
Backdating P-D-130, P-D-394, P-B-398, P-D-434
Benefit period P-D-068, P-D-384
Certification for P-D-383, P-D-389, P-D-426, P-D-434
Computation of benefits P-D-041, P-D-055, P-D-160, P-D-435
Continuous disability P-D-068, P-D-384, P-D-385, P-D-386, P-D-387, P-D-389, P-D-391
Date of commencement P-D-416, P-D-426, P-D-434
Elective coverage P-D-098
Evidence of disability P-D-381, P-D-383, P-D-385, P-D-388, P-D-426
False statement P-D-487
Interrelationship with unemployment insurance benefits P-B-369, P-B-398, P-D-435, P-B-462
Overlapping and successive disabilities P-D-068, P-D-387, P-D-389, P-D-391
Overpayment P-D-328, P-B-462, P-D-487
Pregnancy P-D-416, P-D-426
Reduction for receipt of other wages P-D-055, P-D-160
Regular and customary work P-D-381, P-D-385, P-D-390, P-D-426
Two jobs P-D-435
Under the care of a physician P-D-434
Voluntary plan:  
   Disputed coverage P-D-007, P-D-416, P-D-426, P-D-455, P-D-469
   Limitations on P-D-397
   Simultaneous coverage P-D-386
Wage loss P-D-055, P-D-098, P-D-381, P-D-402, P-D-435
Worker compensation benefits P-D-328, P-D-435
Discharge Abandonment of job P-R-038
Claimant left before termination date P-B-037, P-B-164, P-B-456
Completion of contract P-B-106, P-B-116, P-B-275, P-B-285
Conditional withdrawal P-B-351
Date of separation not definite P-B-102, P-B-166
Discharge for absence without notice P-R-086, P-B-213
Discharge rescinded P-B-244
Early retirement P-B-479
Employer fires before quitting date P-B-027, P-B-039, P-B-472
Forced resignation in lieu of discharge P-B-057, P-B-183, P-B-189, P-B-218, P-B-227
Leaves of absence:  
   Employee requested P-B-145, P-B-211, P-B-225
   Employer requested P-B-255, P-B-257, P-B-259, P-B-265, P-B-266
Mutual misunderstanding P-B-458
Offer of new work vs. quit P-B-044, P-B-264
One separation only per loss of work P-B-472
Proximate cause P-B-065, P-B-106, P-B-192, P-B-215, P-B-224
Pursuant to collective bargaining agreement P-B-106, P-B-110, P-B-212, P-B-257, P-B-290
Refusal to perform duties P-B-144, P-B-209
Sale of business P-B-264
Transfer in lieu of layoff P-B-088, P-B-124, P-B-127, P-B-232, P-B-286, P-B-291, P-B-456
Volition P-B-226, P-B-252, P-B-257
Withdrawal of resignation P-B-123, P-B-382
Disqualification Period of P-B-005, P-B-318, P-B-369, P-B-433
Purging P-B-005, P-B-059, P-B-165, P-B-272, P-B-433, P-B-465
Disregard of Corporate Entity P-T-406
Draft Physical P-B-061
Drug/Alcohol Testing P-B-454, P-B-470, P-B-485
Due Process P-T-031, P-B-057, P-T-074, P-B-182, P-B-414, P-B-421, P-B-486, P-D-487, P-T-488, P-B-494
Duty of Care P-B-193, P-B-293, P-B-408
Duty of EDD to Provide
Information to Claimant
Base period change P-B-115
Extended benefits P-B-482
Handbook, general information in P-D-130, P-B-482
Offers, referrals, wages P-B-006, P-B-182, P-B-310
Duty of EDD to Provide
Information to Employer
P-R-468

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