The LAVAAA September 2016 meeting was an eventful meeting that had speakers of: defense attorney Carl Jacobs, defense attorney Richard Jackman and WCJ Shiloh Rasmusson and WCJ Ralph Zamudio. The topic for the evening was “How Applicant Attorneys Can Do A Better Job”. The Los Angeles Valley Applicant’s Attorneys Association (LAVAAA) meeting was held at Anjeo Cantina and Grill in Sherman Oaks. Attorney Jack Goodchild is President of the chapter organization and attorney Patrick Duffy is Vice President. This meeting held valuable information from the “other side” as well as judicial side, to give applicant attorneys constructive criticism and tips on how to fine tune their practices and procedures.