When can a disabled worker obtain attorney fees from an insurance company in an ERISA long term disability case?  The Second  Circuit Court of Appeals, in Scarangella v. Group Health Inc., [...]

VA’s Progress Still Falls Short

Quad-City Times –  Since the first reports in March, the VA has reduced the average backlog by four months. The VA’s push would be commendable, if government agencies can be commended for [...]

The War Within – Treating PTSD

CBS News – Two million Americans have served in Afghanistan and Iraq. The Veterans Administration tells us that one out of five suffers from PTSD. One reason we’re seeing so much of [...]