Are Smokers Being Cheated Out of Disability?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Are Smokers Being Cheated Out of Disability? Disability Attorneys at Avard Law Offices, P.A. Announce Findings Regarding Discrimination of Smokers in Disability Cases Disabili...

Free Health Care Resources

When your COBRA expires, you should know that there are free health care clinics in the State of Florida. Below is a list of these clinics. Alachua County Health Department P.O. Box 1327 224 SE 24th S...

Online Social Networking (OSN) Warnings

Anything posted on OSNs may end up in the hands of opposition parties in PI cases Always check the privacy settings on your profile, and adjust them to prevent unwanted viewers from seeing your postin...

Trial Checklist

Read twice the answers to interrogatories, prior deposition transcripts, check the photos, videotapes, with your attorney. Tell the attorney everything about your past, prior suits, criminal records ...

Free Medical and Dental Clinics

Social Security Disability Attorneys and Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Orlando, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Naples, Fort Myers, Cape Coral and All of Southwest Florida The following is a list of free med...

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Qualifications

  Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Qualifications SSI is for adults and children who are low-income and disabled or age 65. SSI benefits are not the same as Social Security Disability (SSD) ben...

Long Term Disability Cautionary Warnings

CAUTIONARY WARNINGS! IF YOU RECEIVE A LETTER FROM INDIVIDUALS CLAIMING THEY CAN REPRESENT YOU ON YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY CLAIM WHILE YOU ALSO PURSUE YOUR LONG TERM DISABILITY (LTD) CLAIM WITH ...

How to Prepare for Your Hearing Before the Judge

Click the arrow to hear audio from Attorney Carol Avard Your hearing will be very informal and behind closed doors. Your attorney will be with you and a person who records the hearing. There may or ma...

Cobra and Your Health Care Where to get Health Care

COBRA, MEDICARE and SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY General Rule:Employers must provide COBRA coverage for those who lost their job or had a reduction in hours for a period of 18 months. 29 U.S.C. ll62(2)(...