Tag Archives: social security disability lawyer doug landau

President’s Ill Advised Executive Order Eliminates Requirements to Be a Federal Social Security Judge

Posted by:

Judges should be selected from the best, brightest and experienced lawyers. Having someone sitting in judgment in a Federal court who has never actually tried the kinds of cases he or she is deciding is a recipe for disaster. However, President Trump’s executive order upends the system put in place to ensure that Federal Administrative

Continue reading

Social Security Disability Hearings – Video or In Person

Posted by:

In order to save money and serve remote areas, the federal government has made a move towards holding video taped Hearings for Social Security disability applicants. In the video hearings, the federal Administrative Law Judge may be located in a city far from the hearing site, and even the vocational expert or other participants may

Continue reading