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Disability Law News- July 2023

Posted on August 8th, 2023

The Disability Law News is a quarterly newsletter published for DAP Advocates. This July 2023 Edition issue will cover the White House’s recent announcement of Martin O’Malley as its nominee for Commissioner of Social Security; a guide published by the Social Security Administration (SSA) regarding evidence of Long COVID; a change to the Appeals Council’s timeframe for reviewing appeals; improvements to the CDR process; new listings for skin and digestive disorders; a Second Circuit summary order and AC remand for a conflict with the D.O.T.; an overview of recent comments by advocates in response to SSA’s proposed rules and other requests for information; recent Disability Advocacy Program (DAP) retirements and an interview with long-time DAP advocate, Peter Racette; an update about ERAP; and an updated Bulletin Board.

Access the July 2023 Disability Law News newsletter.

To subscribe to future Disability Law News issues, please contact Maia Younes at myounes@empirejustice.org. 

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Disability Law News- April 2023

Posted on June 26th, 2023

The Disability Law News is a quarterly newsletter published for DAP Advocates. This April 2023 edition will cover the recent settlement in the Amin v. Kijakazi lawsuit regarding non-disability appeals; a new Emergency Message about probationary periods; a spotlight on Appeals Council deadlines; a POMS about an increase to the overpayment waiver tolerance; an updated Waterfall Chart for FY22; an updated Deeming Chart; a new online option for Continuing Disability Reviews; updated COVID practices; new court decisions, an updated Bulletin Board, and a tip about the benefit of breaks.

 

 

 

Access the April 2023 Disability Law News newsletter.

To subscribe to future Disability Law News issues, please contact Maia Younes at myounes@empirejustice.org. 

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