Can the VA Reduce My Service-Connected Disability Benefits?

As we've mentioned in earlier blogs about working with the VA, disability payments based on service-connected disability or conditions vary widely depending on the injuries or disabilities that the claim is based on, and also the context and...

Posted on September 21, 2016

Posted in Veterans Affairs

Can I Work While Applying for Social Security Disability?

If you're looking into applying for Social Security Disability, it can feel overwhelming and you may find yourself with a lot of questions. "What will the judge ask at my disability hearing?" is one that we hear often, and answered in a previous...

Posted on September 13, 2016

Posted in Social Security Disability

What is a Qui Tam?

While many people are aware of the impact whistleblowers can have on both their employers and society at large, it can be easy to confuse a basic whistleblower lawsuit with "qui tam" (pronounced "kee tam"  )suits under the False Claims Act. Also...

Posted on September 12, 2016

Posted in Qui tam

What Questions Will a Judge Ask at a Social Security Disability Hearing?

Taking your case to court is often a nerve-wracking experience for those who aren't terribly familiar with the legal complexities and processes involved with the Social Security application process. Even more understandable is being nervous in...

Posted on September 05, 2016

Posted in Social Security Disability

What Do I Do After a Tractor Trailer Wreck?

While most of us know the basics on what to do in case of a vehicle collision with another car or truck, things can be complex and confusing if you're involved in a collision with a tractor trailer. Any wreck involving a tractor trailer doesn't...

Posted on August 29, 2016

Posted in Wrecks Involving Tractor Trailers

BNTD Law Members Named in Best Lawyers in America

Last week we let you know about some good news for John Nichols, and this week we have some more great news to share here at BNTD Law!

Posted on August 15, 2016

Posted in News

Great News for John Nichols at BNTD Law!

COLUMBIA, SCJohn Nichols, partner with Bluestein, Nichols, Thompson & Delgado (BNTD) has been included in Columbia Business Monthly’s 2016 edition of “Legal Elite of the Midlands” in the area of Corporate Law. Recent honors for Nichols include...

Posted on August 10, 2016

Posted in Insider, News

Can I Receive Workers' Compensation for Mental Injuries?

Workers' Compensation cases most often come about as a result of a physical injury such as a construction worker being injured by falling materials, someone slipping and falling on a wet floor with no cautionary sign nearby, or a back injury...

Posted on August 01, 2016

Posted in Worker's Compensation

Traumatic Brain Injury: Get the Facts

While traumatic brain injuries may make the national news headlines when it involves beloved NFL players, what's often lost in these news articles is the reality that traumatic brain injuries are shockingly common and have many different causes....

Meet Our VA Attorneys: Kenny Dojaquez

This week, we'll continue our short series introducing you to our VA Disability attorneys. As Bennett Gore pointed out in his responses in last week's post, military servicemembers and their families understand that military cases are uniquely...

Posted on July 14, 2016

Posted in Veterans Affairs