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Structured settlements, annuities & guaranteed tax free payments help injured clients & their families

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Herndon, Ashburn and Sterling Park injury and workers compensation lawyer Doug Landau often counsels his disabled clients and their families as to the availability of “structured settlements.”  In other words, instead of a lump sum payment, clients and their families may be better served by monthly, yearly and even “balloon payments” in the future.  There

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8 Reasons We Need Health Insurance Reform Now

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Coverage Denied to Millions: A recent national survey estimated that 12.6 million non-elderly adults – 36 percent of those who tried to purchase health insurance directly from an insurance company in the individual insurance market – were in fact discriminated against because of a pre-existing condition in the previous three years or dropped from coverage

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Leesburg, Loudoun and Fairfax County job accident lawyer Doug Landau is asked, “How long does it take to settle my workers comp case after I accept ?”

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Settling a Virginia Workers Compensation case has almost always taken more time than settling a car crash case in the Commonwealth.  This is because the Workers Compensation Commission reviews all proposed settlements, whether they involve traumatic brain injury, lifetime disability or a simple broken arm or leg.  Now the Federal Government is also insisting on

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Leesburg bike crash lawyer Doug Landau shows the steps taken to protect bikers from crashes at the W&OD Trail intersection with Belmont Ridge Road near Ashburn in Loudoun County, Virginia

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Anyone who rides the W&OD Trail West past Route 28 and Dulles Airport, knows the intersection at Belmont Ridge Road (Route 659, near Ashburn, as pointed out by alert reader Alan Muchnik), with trucks barreling down in both directions, is the place where you would expect to see a serious bike injury. My own wife,

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