Can Comp Checks Go Up ?

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While a workers compensation Award normally “locks in” the weekly comp rate, Herndon Super Lawyer Doug Landau has recovered hundreds of thousands of dollars for his clients on top of their total disability benefits.  How does he do this ? The law in most every state sets forth how comp rate is calculated.  The rate

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Before your kids leave for college…

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The shootings and carbon monoxide poisoning tragedies at Virginia Tech brought to light a potentially terrifying situation: the inability of parents to get information about their college students’ health and well-being. In this day and age of cell phones, beepers and instant text messaging, we have gotten accustomed to instant information on our family members’

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Herndon Super Lawyer Doug Landau listed with Winners in the Fall 2007 edition of the Neurotransmitter, a publication of The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation.

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The Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation (“CBTF”) puts out a wonderful and inspiring publication, called the Neurotransmitter.  It has articles about breakthroughs in cancer treatment and research.  The CBTF publication also has actual case studies and success stories.  Grants funded by the CBTF and Conference Sponsorships as well as fund raising events are also highlighted.  One

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Why does my Long Term Disability Insurance Company make me apply for Social Security when I’m not even old ?!!?

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  Many private disability insurance companies have rules about what you must do to continue receive benefits. For Short Term Disability (“STD”), most insurance companies require simply that the insured be disabled from their “OWN OCCUPATION.” This “Own Occ” requirement means that you cannot perform the essential requirements of your own job. Usually, after a

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“Can’t Touch This…” Insurance Company Accident Reports

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While the Abrams Landau team routinely secures Police Accident Reports in car crash, Airport injury and dog bite cases, securing other reports is more difficult.  Furthermore, you cannot pay for reports made by insurance companies and their claims investigators.  Virginia “Super Lawyer” Landau reminds innocent victims that the earlier they contact a competent, experienced trial

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