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How to File a Whiplash Personal Injury Claim

Posted Date: December 3, 2014 | Categories: Columbus Personal Injury Lawyer

Filing a whiplash personal injury claim can be challenging, especially when you don’t know where to start. You might ask yourself, what is whiplash, who should I talk to about my accident, and what are my next steps? Here you will find useful information to help you understand whiplash and the importance of the right […]

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3 Tips for Winning your Personal Injury Claim

Posted Date: November 11, 2014 | Categories: Columbus Personal Injury Lawyer

If you have been injured by the negligence of another person, you may have a personal injury claim.  This means you may be able to recover some of the medical expenses and other costs that you incurred because of the injury.  Before you run to the courthouse to file a complaint against the negligent party, […]

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Akron Social Security Disability Hearings and Judges

Posted Date: November 10, 2014 | Categories: Social Security Disability

Akron Oh, Ohio ODAR OfficeThere are 9 different administrative law judges who conduct Social Security Disability (SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) hearings in Akron, Ohio. Currently, the Akron Social Security Disability hearing Office has  an average wait time of 16 months for hearings to be scheduled (13.5 months all Ohio).  The average case processing […]

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ESTATE PLANNING AND MYTHS ABOUT PROBATE, by J. Michael Nicks, Esq.

Posted Date: November 10, 2014 | Categories: Individuals

Recently, I advised a friend on the passing of her very young husband. They have accumulated a modest amount of assets and neither of them had sought guidance about executing an estate plan. Whether young or old it is best to face the fact that no one here gets out alive. The truth of the […]

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Can You Get Social Security Disability and VA Disability Benefits at the Same Time?

Posted Date: October 21, 2014 | Categories: Social Security Disability

The short answer is yes, you can get Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and VA disability at the same time.  Each program has specific guidelines and not everyone qualifies for both, so it is important to do your research when submitting your claim.  The order in which you apply for your disability insurance is important […]

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ATTENTION: MEMBERS OF OHIO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM (OPERS)

Posted Date: October 16, 2014 | Categories: Individuals, State Employee Disability (OPERS & STRS)

CALL NOW, DO NOT DELAY! Does your psychological condition prevent you from working? Have you applied and been denied disability benefits? Were you granted disability benefits but your employer certified a date much later than you actually worked, unfairly decreasing your monetary award? Are your health conditions preventing you from working and you need help […]

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for Social Security Disability

Posted Date: October 7, 2014 | Categories: Social Security Disability

  If you are an Ohio worker who has not been able to return to work because of a physical or mental disability, you may be eligible for Social Security Disability.  Finding the right Social Security disability attorney is important, but so is avoiding these 5 common mistakes when applying for Social Security disability   […]

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How to Start an Appeal for Social Security Disability

Posted Date: September 16, 2014 | Categories: Social Security Disability

The Social Security Administration (“SSA”) will send you a letter if they deny your request for benefits. The next step is to appeal. There are four main levels of appeal: Reconsideration Hearing by and Administrative Law Judge Review by the Appeals Council Federal Court Review Once you have been denied for benefits, it may be […]

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Ohio Board of Nursing – Nurses with Criminal Convictions

Posted Date: September 10, 2014 | Categories: Health Care & Businesses, Licensure & Disciplinary

The Ohio Board of Nursing’s top priorities are to (1) efficiently license the nursing workforce and (2) remove dangerous practitioners from practice in a timely manner to protect Ohio patients. Currently, there are eleven offenses that are automatic bars to obtaining a nursing license for applicants who entered a prelicensure nursing education program after June […]

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Ohio Board of Nursing – Alternative Program for Chemical Dependency

Posted Date: September 10, 2014 | Categories: Licensure & Disciplinary

The Ohio Board of Nursing’s Alternative Program for Chemical Dependency (Alternative Program) is a non-disciplinary, non-public monitoring program for licensees or certificate holders who are chemically dependent or substance abuse issues. Disciplinary action against licensees and certificate holders The Ohio Board of Nursing established The Alternative Program under Section 4723.35 of the Ohio Revised Code […]

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