Tag Archives: SSDI

How Do I Apply for Social Security Disability Benefits?

April 18, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Elder Law and Social Security Disability   |   0 Comments

There are three ways to apply for Social Security Disability benefits: Apply online at www.ssa.gov. Call 1-800-772-1213 and make an appointment to file a disability claim at your local Social Security office. Call 1-800-772-1213 and make an appointment to do a telephone application. For more information from a Michigan Social Security Disability attorney about qualifying […]

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82nd District Court Roscommon County

September 24, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

32 year old of East Tawas waived preliminary examination was bound over to Circuit Court where he pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawfully driving away an automobile. Bond was set at $500,000. 20 year old of St. Helen waived preliminary examination was bound over to Circuit Court where she pleaded guilty to unlawfully driving […]

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34th Circuit Court Roscommon County

August 05, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Michael J. Baumgartner 20 year old of Roscommon stood mute on a probation violation charge of a first degree retail fraud. A hearing was scheduled. 51 year old of Waterford pleaded guilty to failure to pay child support. Scheduled to be sentenced. 48 year old of Detroit pleaded guilty to both counts of absconding/forfeiting […]

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34th Circuit Court

May 19, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

27 year old of Detroit, 11 months in jail for attempted home invasion-third degree. 23 year old of Flint, 8 months in jail (credit for 82 days) for controlled substance-possession of cocaine. 45 year old of Fenton, 11 months in jail (credit for 2 days) for operating under the influence of intoxication liquor-third offense felony. […]

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87th District Court

April 24, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Monte J. Burmeister A 48 year old of Shelby Township sentenced on Feb. 17, 2015 for open intoxicants in vehicle; ordered to pay $260 in fines or serve 26 days in jail. A 18 year old of Canton sentenced on Feb. 9, 2015 for two counts of wildlife conservation-DNR general violation; ordered to pay […]

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34th Circuit Court

March 24, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Michael J. Baumgartner A 26 year old of Lake City, stood mute on two contempt charged (he had failed to appear for sentencing on two counts of impaired driving, third offense) and he will be sentenced on the impaired driving charges April 7. A 42 year old of Three Rivers, pleaded guilty to impaired […]

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34th Circuit Court

March 20, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Michael J. Baumgartner A 42 year old of Houghton Lake, pleaded no contest to larceny by conversion between $200 and $1000 and was scheduled to be sentenced April 7. A 41 year old of Roscommon, pleaded guilty to failure to register as a sex offender (as amended) and was scheduled to be sentenced April […]

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34th Circuit Court

February 02, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon.Michael J. Baumgartner A 75 year old female of St. Helen, was sentenced on a charge of harboring felons to a one-year delay of sentence, 12 months probation, a $100 attorney fee and $198 in other court assessments. A 30 year old male of Houghton Lake, was sentenced to a one-year delay of sentence, $300 […]

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82nd District Court

January 29, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Daniel L. Sutton A 19 year old male of Houghton Lake, demanded preliminary examination within 14 days on a charge of escape while awaiting trial for a felony. Bond was set at $150,000. A 25 year old male of Gladwin, demand preliminary examination within 14 days on a charge of fraudulent withdrawal or transfer […]

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ERISA and Long-Term Disability Benefits

February 19, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Elder Law and Social Security Disability, Employment Law   |   0 Comments

  As a benefit to their employees, many employers offer long-term disability benefits through carriers like UNUM or MetLife. What you may not know is that long-term disability benefits are routinely denied to deserving individuals who have counted on and paid for long-term disability insurance.   Long-term disability plans from private employers are often covered by the […]

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Children and Social Security Disability

October 03, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Elder Law and Social Security Disability   |   0 Comments

Can my child get Social Security Disability Payments? Yes, if your child is found disabled under Social Security’s rules and either: 1) Your child has a living parent who is receiving either Social Security Retirement Benefits or Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits, OR 2) Your child has a deceased parent. Can my child get Supplemental Security […]

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Some Frequently Asked Questions about Social Security Disability Benefits

August 12, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Elder Law and Social Security Disability   |   0 Comments

What happens when I reach retirement age? If you start receiving disability benefits at the age of 55, once you turn retirement age (65), then your benefits will continue. They will simply be called “retirement benefits” instead of “disability benefits.” Do disability benefits subtract from retirement benefits? Yes. You can pay money back to Social […]

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Social Security Disability – The Basics

August 01, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   Elder Law and Social Security Disability   |   0 Comments

Many hardworking people find themselves in a position where they can no longer work because of their physical or mental impairments. The problem is that there is no money coming in the door to pay for trips to the doctor and other bills. What to do? Filing for Social Security Disability benefits is one option. Essentially, […]

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