622 ABA Journal Disability Law articles.
An insurance company’s aggressive surveillance of an injured woman has led a federal appeals court to reopen the insurer’s decision to cut off disability benefits.
Hartford Insurance Co. continued the…
Sep 17, 2007 1:31 PM CDT
The Social Security Administration is warning that a judge’s immigration ruling could cause a backlog of work for agency employees at the same time of a significant increase in their…
Sep 7, 2007 6:14 PM CDT
Federal privacy and disability laws prohibited high school officials from revealing that the Virginia Tech gunman suffered from a social anxiety disorder.
Fairfax County created a special education plan for…
Aug 27, 2007 4:44 PM CDT
Lawyers representing veterans of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan are filing a class action lawsuit claiming the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has failed to provide care for post-traumatic…
Jul 23, 2007 7:17 PM CDT
20 years of ABA initiatives promote full and equal participation in the law
Jul 1, 2007 6:26 PM CDT
Disability claims based on obesity are likely to increase as American waistlines continue to grow.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and disability lawyers say obesity claims are an emerging area,…
Jun 13, 2007 3:53 PM CDT
Social Security officials told a House subcommittee yesterday that they are addressing a growing backlog of disability appeals with efforts to hire more administrative law judges.
More than 730,000 disability…
May 2, 2007 3:25 PM CDT
Unum Group has reviewed fewer than 10 percent of eligible disability cases under legal settlements requiring the disability insurer to reopen 290,000 rejected claims, the Los…
Apr 12, 2007 3:04 PM CDT ABA Group Urges Employers to Include Lawyers With Disabilities in Diversity Efforts Sep 24, 2006 10:51 AM CDT
Apr 12, 2007 3:04 PM CDT
ABA Group Urges Employers to Include Lawyers With Disabilities in Diversity Efforts
Sep 24, 2006 10:51 AM CDT