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Filing for Disability in NC

Mar 03, 2011 No Comments by

Filing for disability in NC is something you may want to consider if you are suffering from a severe physical or mental impairment that has significantly reduced your earnings or your ability to earn a living wage. Because numbers of applications for disability are increasing, it usually takes several months to receive a decision on […]

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Social Security Administrative Law Judges

Mar 03, 2011 No Comments

Social Security Administrative Law Judges, also known as ALJs, try to apply the complicated Social Security law to the cases of individual Social Security disability claimants. It is a difficult job since the laws are complicated and the cases are so varied. There are between 1,200 and 1,300 Social Security Administrative Law Judges. All are […]

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Disability Law

Mar 02, 2011 No Comments

Disability law is used to decide whether a person applying for Social Security disability benefits is disabled. Many people want to research federal disability law. There are many places to go to find federal disability law. The main source of disability law is the Social Security Act itself. Disability is defined by 42 U.S.C. 423(d) […]

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Why does Social Security consider my age in determining whether I am disabled?

Feb 23, 2011 Comments Off on Why does Social Security consider my age in determining whether I am disabled?

Social Security has to consider age, because that is what the Social Security Act requires. As people get older, they become less adaptable, less able to switch to different jobs to cope with health problems. A severe foot injury which might cause a 30- year- old to switch to a job in which he or […]

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How long do I have to wait to apply for benefits?

Nov 09, 2010 No Comments

NOT EVEN ONE DAY! Many people believe that you have to wait at least a year before applying for Social Security disability benefits once they have become disabled. This is not true. In fact, you can apply for your disability benefits with the Social Security Administration as soon as you stop work due to illness. […]

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We don’t get paid unless we help you earn back benefits!

Nov 09, 2010 No Comments

At The Hall Law Firm, we understand that thinking of filing a claim for Social Security Disability benefits by yourself can be confusing, time-consuming, and even frustrating. We have heard that the Social Security Administration and even other law firms have made clients feels as if they are numbers. At our firm, you will be […]

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