social security disability

Mar 02, 2017

Why an Obscure Securities Law Case Could Affect SSDI

By |March 2nd, 2017|Courts, employment law, social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) cases are largely decided by administrative law judges (ALJs). A decision questioning the role of ALJs in another area of the law could cause some major complications for SSDI applicants and SSDI beneficiaries. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court [...]

Oct 12, 2015

Why I Am Thankful – Two Photographs

By |October 12th, 2015|social security disability, Uncategorized, Workers' Compensation|0 Comments

Recently I took photographs of two men who remind me of why I am thankful every day. One man is sitting in a wheelchair at a restaurant, with his right hand in a contorted position and he is being fed by another person. The other man, also in a restaurant, is in shorts and is [...]

Nov 14, 2013

The Wounded Warrior Program Expedites Social Security Disability Claims For Veterans

By |November 14th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Barbara Tilker, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. Veteran’s Day is a day that the American people have set aside to celebrate and honor all those who have served in the armed forces. Veteran’s Day – originally known as Armistice Day – has been celebrated in the [...]

Aug 19, 2013

My Doctor Says I am Totally Disabled – Can I Get Social Security Diability?

By |August 19th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Barbara Tilker from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano.Many people think that they will easily get Social Security disability benefits because they got a letter from their doctor that states that they are “totally disabled” and cannot work. This is a great first step for obtaining benefits – [...]

Aug 01, 2013

Social Security Disability: Get the evidence you need

By |August 1st, 2013|doctor, social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today’s post comes from guest author Roger Moore from Rehm, Bennett & Moore.Social Security Disability applicants sometimes have trouble getting the evidence needed to demonstrate that they have a disability. PROBLEM 1: You haven’t had regular medical care because you don’t have health insurance. Without regular medical care, it’s difficult to develop a relationship with [...]

Jul 18, 2013

Social Security Disability Denied? Don’t Give Up Hope. (Part 2)

By |July 18th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Barbara Tilker from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano.Last week we told you about the denial of John's claim for Social Security Disability. This week we present the results of John's appeal.  Unfortunately, John’s run of bad luck with the Social Security Administration continued, and the Appeals Council [...]

Jul 11, 2013

Social Security Disability Denied? Don’t Give Up Hope. (Part 1)

By |July 11th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Barbara Tilker from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano.I've handled many Social Security disability cases over the course of my career, and helping people obtain the benefits they deserve is extremely gratifying. Today, I want to tell you about one of my clients who was eventually awarded Social [...]

Jun 27, 2013

My Friend Got SSD Right Away. Why Is My Case Taking So Long?

By |June 27th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Barbara Tilker from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano.Many people currently applying for Social Security disability benefits know someone who has been through the process before and is currently receiving benefits.  In fact, many of our current clients were referred to us by former clients who were pleased [...]

May 30, 2013

New Social Security Rules Make It Harder To Present Your Case

By |May 30th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today's post comes from guest author Ryan Benharris from Deborah G. Kohl Law Offices.In December, 2010, the Social Security Administration (SSA) implemented a set of rules put in place to enable more effective case review. One of the major changes was that Applicants will no longer know who their Administrative Law Judge is prior to [...]

May 16, 2013

Do I have to be on Social Security Disability Forever?

By |May 16th, 2013|social security disability, Uncategorized|0 Comments

You aren't prohibited from returning to work after being on Social Security Disability Today's post comes from guest author Barbara Tilker from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano.Many of the people that I’ve spoken to over the years are under the impression that once you get Social Security Disability (SSD) you have to remain [...]