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I am a California employee and got diagnosed with cancer.

I am a California employee and got diagnosed with cancer. Not eligible for FMLA ( been w my current employer for 6 months). want to know my options for disability benefits, etc. my company has disability insurance but i need help to figure out possibilities and a plan. can you help?

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My adult son is disabled and has been since prior to the age

my adult son is disabled and has been since prior to the age of 18. he is now 25 years old. he has drawn SSI benefits since the age of 18 or 19, approx. Included with the benefit was a California Supplement which i believe was the equivalent of California's medicaid.We have now moved to the state of Oregon. The state of Califorina has informed us they will no longer be providing this supplement. Question is, what agency do i look to in Oregon and what is the name of the benefit i should be requesting??

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My wife passed away in 2012 of cancer. Those last few years

My wife passed away in 2012 of cancer. Those last few years she was receiving disability payments from social security. My question is can I receive her social security payments?JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: TexasJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I reported her death to the social security office after she passed away.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I just want to know if I should be receiving her payments. She was born in 1953 so would turn 64 in August. I am 65.

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I'm on disability now. I have existing stock in a company

I'm on disability now. I have existing stock in a company that I left in the company to continue growing. I would like to know if I could lose my full term disability if I sold my stock back to previous company. Will it be taxable. Will I risk loosing my disability benefits ?JA: Because laws vary from state to state, can you tell me where the company is registered?Customer: Corp office is in Florida I live in Alabama.JA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I've been on disability for 2 years. But I'm waiting to sell stock til I see if I'm penilized . I'm 62.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Not really . I just needed to know the financial does and don't .

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I received my social security starting at age 55 I am now

I received my social security starting at age 55 I am now I'm 64 but I had subsequently several years ago became disabled I receive my maximum at 55 am I due for additional funds since I'm just ableJA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: Yes I'm in the state of Maryland and that last statement should have been since I am DISABLEDJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: NOJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: SORRY YES WHEN I WAS JUST BEGINNING TO RECEIVE MY Social Security I found out I was DISABLED and I filed for disability I received a letter that I was qualified and then received a letter shortly after that I was disqualified. I tried to challenge it but was still denied. Since then I've had several Strokes and it has affected my memory and my Mobility.

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My question is about Health Insurance in Georgia USA. I hope

My question is about Health Insurance in Georgia USA. I hope somebody can help me with this. My parents live in SouthAmerica, they are in their mid 70s and they own a decent private health Insurance there. They are planing to come to live to the US for the retirement, so I could be closer to them. (I would be sponsoring their Visas). One of their issues to come to live here is Heatlh Insurance. They do not know if at their age any Insurance Company would be willing to insured them or not. I would like to know which would be the best way for them to get a decent health insurance in Georigia (US).

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My husband took voluntary layoff with severance package and

Hi: My husband took voluntary layoff with severance package and COBRA in March of 2016, he took this because medically he could not work any longer. in Sept of 2016 he ended up with kidney dialysis and a total artificial heart, in Feb of 2017 he received a new heart and kidney. Jan of 2017 he started receiving Social Security retirement benefits April of 2017 turned 65. Social security is asking if he wants disability benefits from the diagnosis date of kidney failure. Here are my questions: Does the disability benefit impact the severance pay? If he awarded disability benefits will medicare be retroactive to that date? 3.) If Medicare is retroactive does this impact his Cobra InsuranceJA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: MinnesotaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: Such as? What do you mean?JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you? What confuses you?Customer: No disability has been filed yet. We are concerned that we are making the right decision for us.

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I would like to know if I am able to receive money from ex

I would like to know if I am able to receive money from ex husbands ss,since I never remarried,we were married 10 years?

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My son was was honorably discharged from the Navy after two

Hello . my son was was honorably discharged from the Navy after two years of service where he was misdiagnosed as having adhd. The medication he received had a bad effects to where he was placed in a mental hospital until we tracked him down. After finding him the navy gave him an honorable discharge and sent him home . He is having major medical problems . I ask what are his rights and should we contact ann attorney to protect his rights and benefits. What should be done . Thank you.JA: Are you overseas or stateside?Customer: State side ColoradoJA: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?Customer: NoJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: Thats about it. He was fine before he left for deployment.

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