COVID-19 update regarding Social Security disability cases
Firm News, Social Security Disability

COVID-19 update regarding Social Security disability cases

Our partners and our firm’s COVID-19 task force have been working diligently around the clock with government officials to learn more about closures and shutdowns that may impact your case. WHAT TO KNOW  Due…...
COVID-19 update regarding Social Security disability cases
Pond Lehocky’s Joe Squadroni speaks to social workers at organization for transplant patients
Firm News, Social Security Disability

Pond Lehocky’s Joe Squadroni speaks to social workers at organization for transplant patients

Pond Lehocky associate Joseph M. Squadroni spoke to social workers Nov. 26 at the Gift of Life Family House, educating them about transplant patients’ rights to Social Security disability benefits.…...
Pond Lehocky’s Joe Squadroni speaks to social workers at organization for transplant patients
Social Security checks to grow 1.6 percent in 2020
News, Social Security Disability

Social Security checks to grow 1.6 percent in 2020

The Social Security Administration has announced a modest 1.6 percent cost-of-living increase for benefits in 2020. The increase will affect the Social Security benefits received by nearly 69 million Americans.…...
Social Security checks to grow 1.6 percent in 2020
Bill would eliminate harmful waiting periods for Social Security disability benefits
Social Security Disability

Bill would eliminate harmful waiting periods for Social Security disability benefits

An important piece of legislation pending before Congress would eliminate mandatory waiting periods that delay the receipt of Social Security Disability Insurance benefits by those who have qualified. The bill…...
Bill would eliminate harmful waiting periods for Social Security disability benefits
Rule changes present challenges for Social Security disability attorneys
Social Security Disability

Rule changes present challenges for Social Security disability attorneys

Changes in Social Security disability rules and regulations have trended toward making it more difficult for attorneys representing claimants to manage cases, evaluate the potential case strength of claims and…...
Rule changes present challenges for Social Security disability attorneys