A complimentary copy of the Horvitz & Levy MICRA Manual, in a searchable PDF format, is available by clicking the hyperlink. This 2021 edition updates and completely replaces our 2018 edition of the manual.
The MICRA Manual is a comprehensive analysis of California law concerning the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act of 1975, and is cited by California appellate courts. (See Salgado v. County of Los Angeles (1998) 19 Cal.4th 629, 649, fn. 7; Hrimnak v. Watkins (1995) 38 Cal.App.4th 964, 984, fn. 1 (conc. opn. of Davis, Acting P.J.); Atkins v. Strayhorn (1990) 223 Cal.App.3d 1380, 1393, fn. 8.) The PDF file is large and may take a few minutes to load. Once the PDF has loaded, click Bookmarks to view the table of contents.
Comments and questions regarding the MICRA Manual should be directed to Tom Watson, who is the current editor of the MICRA Manual.