Monthly Archives: May 2012

60 days until Sharkfest Swim – the background

Escape from Alcatraz?  Can’t be done.  There are mini sharks in the San Francisco Bay.  It’s along way, and the water is really, REALLY cold.  These are all things I hear after someone finds out that on July 28, 2012 … Continue reading

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Social Security Disability Update – article of interest

As I continue to blog – I come across articles of interest – by reading news on my own, reading other Social Security Attorneys blogs, and receiving alerts from the National Organization of Social Security Organization of Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR).  Please … Continue reading

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Social Security Administration announces 52 new medical conditions to the Compassionate Allowance List

The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced recently that effective August 13, 2012, there will be added to the list of 113 conditions on the Compassionate Allowance List another 52 medical conditions.  Compassionate Allowances are a quick way of identifying diseases … Continue reading

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NOSSCR Philadelphia Conference May 2 – 5, 2012 RECAP

The National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) Philadelphia Conference has come to an end.  I’m back home now ready to apply what I have learned to my practice.  Here’s a brief recap: Over 1,100 individuals participated in the … Continue reading

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NOSSCR Philadelphia Conference May 2-5, 2012

The 66th national conference on Social Security law is being held this week in Philadelphia. On Friday May 4, 2012 I plan to attend a session about Step Four issues – a Claimant is not disabled if he can do … Continue reading

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NOSSCR Philadelphia Conference May 2-5, 2012

The 66th national conference on Social Security law is going to be held in Philadelphia starting today May 2, 2012.  On Thursday May 3, 2012 I plan to attend the afternoon session about the Respiratory Listings – that would be … Continue reading

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