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Web News - October 2017
SSA Disability Insurance Chart Book Available; Updated Family Court Resource Translated into Seven Language Read More

End Note - October 2017
Don't Just Sit There!
According to a recent New York Times article, sitting for long stretches might shorten your life. A study conducted by scientists from Columbia University and many other institutions relied on extensive data on tens of thousands of Caucasian and African-American men and women over 45 who were part of a stroke risk study. Read More

Web News - July 2017
SSA's Redbook Available; Access to Scholarly Articles; Stop the Hate Website Debuts; ABA Launches Vet Website Read More

Web News - April 2017
Guidance for Same Sex Couples Seeking SSA Benefits; New Website for Veterans and Volunteer Attorneys Available; Benefits Checklist for Older Adults in NYS Updated; NY Attorney General Issues Tenant Rights Information Read More


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NEWSLETTERS

Disability Law News - October 2017 Issue
The Disability Law News is a quarterly newsletter published for DAP Advocates. In this issue, we discuss the newly amended NYS Public Health Law Sections 17 & 18, and Mental Hygiene Law Section 33.16 that ensures free access to medical records for government benefits applications. Be sure to check out the newest regulations, administrative decisions and court decisions as well. Read More

Disability Law News - July 2017
The Disability Law News is a quarterly newsletter published for DAP Advocates. In this issue, we summarize a policy change by SSA that exempts tax refund collection for old debts. Several new regulations, administrative decisions and court decisions are also discussed. Read More