Judges must now take judicial notice of all forms of reliable job data by the government. Learn how this can help disability claimants and how it affects them.
What is Neuropsychological Testing? Learn more about Neuropsychological Testing and how it affects Social Security disability claimants.
The Social Security Administration announced a new scheduling method for disability claimants. Chad Delesk explains this centralized scheduling unit here.
Paulette Balin, Principal Attorney at Balin Law, discusses the new 2020 Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA) income amounts along with SGA exceptions. Video Transcript Hi there, my name is Paulette Balin and I’m the principal at Balin Law. I am happy to discuss with you today a subject called substantial gainful work activity, the government refers […]
Learn how you can improve your chances of winning your Social Security disability case. Been denied? Learn the top ways to improve your chances of being approved.
Claimants often ask if they can collect Workers’ Comp and disability at the same time. The short answer is yes, but there are stipulations. Disability attorney, Chad Delesk explains what your options are. Video Transcript So you’ve been injured at work and you’ve applied for both Ohio Workers’ Compensation benefits and SSDI benefits. The common […]
SSDI vs SSI: What’s the Difference? What is the difference between Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI)? That’s a great question, and a question we receive often. SSDI and SSI are both federal programs that provide monetary payments to those that are eligible and meet the definition of “disabled.” Disability attorney, […]
As rumors circled about the government shutting down, many disability claimants began wondering how they might be impacted. Social Security disability claimants with cases pending in federal court received a lump of coal on the day after Christmas courtesy of the partial government shutdown. A shutdown-related lapse of funding for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for […]
Balin Law joins Robert Fertel on Legal Lines Radio discussing Social Security disability changes. The interview is with Principal attorney, Paulette Balin and disability lawyer, Matthew Shupe. Some highlights of topics discussed during the interview are: Social Security disability standards (general requirements) Appealing Social Security disability cases Change of Mental Impairment listings for children and adults […]
If you receive a denial on your Social Security disability case or SSI claim, you aren’t alone. Navigating the Social Security disability process can be difficult and confusing. Many people start a new application, which starts the process all over again. But you actually will want to file an appeal. Disability lawyer and advocate, Matthew […]