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Common misconceptions about federal disability retirement under FERS

Common misconceptions about federal disability retirement under FERS There are many reasons why injured federal employees do not believe they...
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Practitioners Explain Strong Objections to Using AMA Guides 6th Edition in FECA claims

Practitioners Explain Strong Objections to Using Guides 6th Edition By Elizabeth A. Morrow, Esq., cyber FEDS® Special Projects Editor ASK...
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FECA Legislative Update

FECA UPDATE This is a summary of recent legislative and practice developments regarding the Federal Employees’ Compensation Act (FECA) for...
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House committee holds hearing on federal workers’ compensation reform

Changes have been proposed to the Federal Employees' Compensation Act and it is essential that injured federal workers and federal...
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Dan Goodkin Speaks at OWCP Litigation Group Conference

In May 2013, a group of federal disability attorneys belonging to the OWCP Litigation Group met in Washington, D.C. for...
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Dan Goodkin Presents at LRP Federal Workplace Conference in Washington, D.C..

On April 2, 2013, federal disability attorney Dan Goodkin was part of a panel including Employees'  Compensation Appeals Board (ECAB)...
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What to do after you get injured in the federal workplace – FECA Attorney Advice

With hundreds of federal agencies and thousands of different jobs ranging from clerical to law enforcement, injured federal workers come...
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The Importance of Federal Disability Attorneys

Getting hurt on the job is no accident, as statistics indicate that many on the job injuries occur due to...
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Sometimes Less is More – FECA and FERS

One common misconception is that if one is receiving benefits under FECA that there is no reason to apply for...
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Honesty is the Only Policy in FECA cases

One of the hardest problems for us to address in FECA cases is when a client has convinced his or...
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Selecting The Right Federal Disability Attorney for FECA Claims

For an injured federal worker, selecting a competent and experienced attorney can make the difference between acceptance and rejection of...
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Contribution, not cause, is key in FECA cases

One of the remarkable features of the FECA system is the standard of qualification for benefits. To be entitled to...
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Ethics in FECA representation

Some folks think that is an oxymoron to say "ethical Lawyer." A frequent questions I am asked when I tell...
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Fighting Smart in FECA Claims

Anyone who has dealt with OWCP on a regular basis no doubt has at least a dozen stories of infuriating...
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American Postal Workers Union Seminar 2009

American Postal Workers Union Miami Area Local NRP Seminar
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