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New Law Could Obtain Social Security Benefits for Injured Military Officers

By Ken Marks | March 11, 2013 | Comments Off on New Law Could Obtain Social Security Benefits for Injured Military Officers

Injured armed services members who are still on active duty have a little less to worry about.  A proposed law called the Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act would rush the Social Security disability process for said patriots. Usually there is a 5-month waiting period for injured active-duty armed services personnel.  Of course, they still…

Disability Lawyers Fight for Injured Worker Entitlements

By Ken Marks | February 28, 2013 | Comments Off on Disability Lawyers Fight for Injured Worker Entitlements

Are you a disabled worker?  Then you know how important social security disability benefits are if you have back problems or heart conditions due to a job you tackled for X amount of years. That is why there is such a great demand for these benefits.  Within the last six years in Western New York…

Employers Have to Provide Kasambahay Workers with Social Security Benefits

By Ken Marks | February 25, 2013 | Comments Off on Employers Have to Provide Kasambahay Workers with Social Security Benefits

Social Security lawyers have now imposed a requirement for employers of domestic workers under the Batas Kasambahay or the Domestic Workers Act that would guarantee they receive a minimum wage set by the wage board.  Not only this, but they will receive added employment benefits such as PhilHealth and membership to the Social Security system.…

The Disabled Lawyer Up With ADA Lawsuit

By Ken Marks | January 31, 2013 | Comments Off on The Disabled Lawyer Up With ADA Lawsuit

The Americans with Disabilities act, which enforces accessibility requirements for the disabled, has been getting major media coverage; politicians are seeking to scrap the act while the disabled are filing lawsuits in protest for enforcement of the act. Semi Lentin, a 64-year old author/filmmaker born and bred in New York, is one plaintiff in a…