Social Security and Disability Law

Berry Law Earns a Place on Inc.’s 2023 Best in Business for Veteran Support List

December 5, 2023

Lincoln, Nebraska – Berry Law, the law firm renowned for not only representing veterans but also hiring them, has been named to Inc.’s 2023 Best in Business for Veteran Support list. Compiled annually, the Best in Business list names businesses that have had the most substantial positive impact on their communities, industries, the environment, and…

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Amy C. O’Hara Sworn in as President to the Board of Directors of the Special Needs Alliance

November 15, 2023

Rye Brook, New York – Littman Krooks LLP Partner Amy C. O’Hara, Esq., CELA®, was sworn in as President to the Board of Directors of the Special Needs Alliance, a national invitation-only organization comprised of attorneys dedicated to the practice of special needs planning, disability and public benefits law on October 21, 2023. SNA membership…

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Expert Michael Arrigo Survives Colorado Shreck Motion to Strike

October 26, 2023

Castle Rock, Colorado – Michael Arrigo, a medical billing expert witness, survives Shreck motion to strike, Case Number: 2021CV30087. Colorado District Court, Douglas County Judge Jeffrey K. Holmes ruled, “THIS MATTER is before the court on various motions filed by the Plaintiffs and Defendant. The Court has considered the filings of the parties as well…

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Marielle F. Hazen, Esq., to Illuminate Legislative Updates at Stetson College of Law’s Pooled Trust Intensive Event

October 18, 2023

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Attorney Marielle F. Hazen, Esq., CELA, is set to share her comprehensive knowledge and insights during the highly-anticipated “Call to Action/Legislative Update” at the Stetson Pooled Trust Intensive event. The session is slated to take place on October 18, 2023, from 4:15pm-5:15pm. In conjunction with the Stetson College of Law, the event…

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Bernard A. Krooks, Esq. of Littman Krooks LLP to Provide Special Needs Planning Insights at Free Webinar

May 17, 2023

New York, New York – The free webinar, entitled “Holistic View of Special Needs Planning,” will provide comprehensive legal and financial insights for families with a loved one with special needs. Bernard A. Krooks is a renowned attorney with extensive experience in special needs planning, special needs trusts, and special education advocacy is New York.…

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Increase in 2023 Veterans Disability Compensation Rates

May 8, 2023

David W. Magann Social Security Disability Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) February 14, 2023 – The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) that will impact nearly 70 million Americans. The record increase of 8.7 percent adds benefits per check for the average retiree. In addition, disabled veterans with a VA rating of…

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Important Tax Considerations for Social Security Recipients

March 3, 2023

Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) March 02, 2022 – Tax season isn’t usually a time of year that most people look forward to. However, for recipients of Social Security benefits, there are a number of potential credits that may mean more money in their pockets. This is even the case if a recipient does not…

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Five Recent Changes to Social Security Benefits

March 3, 2023

Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) February 25, 2022 – The Social Security Administration and federal lawmakers frequently make changes to Social Security laws. Several of these changes went into effect at the beginning of the year. For those who are currently receiving benefits or anticipate applying for benefits in the near future, staying on top…

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Lawmakers Propose New Social Security Bill

March 3, 2023

Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) January 19, 2022 – Congressman John B. Larson, D-Conn. to introduce Social Security 2100: A Sacred Trust in hopes of increasing Social Security benefits In October of this year, the Social Security Administration announced a 5.9 percent cost of living adjustment (COLA), the highest in more than 40 years. A…

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Social Security Faces Potential Big COLA Increase for 2023

March 3, 2023

Tampa, FL (Law Firm Newswire) December 06, 2022 – Social Security retirement benefits are adjusted each year to keep pace with rising inflation. In 2023, record inflation rates may push Social Security benefits to their largest increase yet. The yearly adjustment to Social Security benefits is called a cost of living adjustment, or COLA. The…

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