L. A. No. 23061
42 Cal. 2d 785; 269 P.2d 876; 1954
In determining the credit against compensation liability due to an employer for damages recovered by its employee from a third party tortfeasor, the employee's attorney's fees were deductible from the recovery only in a judicial action.
Carter, Jesse W., "R. E. Spriggs, Inc. v. Industrial Acci. Com. [DISSENT]" (1954). Jesse Carter Opinions. Paper 262.