Patton Brown Law’s Social Security Disability Blog

In these blog entries, lawyers from the North Carolina firm of Patton Brown Law discuss the finer points of Social Security disability.



Social Security Begins Processing Same-Sex Spouses Claims


0 Comments

Social Security published new rules as to how its employees will now process spouses benefits in same-sex relationships. For more information, … Read More…

Category : Social Security

Social Security Publishes New Rules on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome


0 Comments

On April 3, 2014 the Social Security Administration made new rules for their disability claim decision-makers to follow concerning the illness … Read More…

Category : Social Security

Disability Attorneys Expand Services into Mooresville and Hickory, NC


0 Comments

With the July 1, 2013 merger of the disability law firms of Lewis & Patterson of Statesville, NC with Patton Brown Law of Elkin, NC, we are … Read More…

Category : Social Security

Free Booklet About Disabled Children and SSI Available for Download


0 Comments

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits are available from Social Security for disabled children in North Carolina.  The free downloadable … Read More…

Category : Social Security

Will There Be Any Money Left in Social Security When I Retire?


0 Comments

This question about Social Security’s health is probably the most asked question I hear.  Unfortunately, some insurance and investing … Read More…

Category : Social Security

Dispelling the Top 3 Myths about Social Security Disability


0 Comments

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is the national government’s basic income insurance program that protects against loss of income … Read More…

Category : Social Security

2014 Changes In Social Security


0 Comments

Social Security recently announced changes in Social Security and SSI benefits for 2014.  Go to this website for more important information: … Read More…

Category : Social Security

New Social Security Disability Hearing Rule about Video Conferences


0 Comments

On September 8, 2014 Social Security began notifying claimants that had recently filed for a Social Security disability hearing that the hearing … Read More…

Category : Disability Hearing Process

New Booklets Available About Disabling Medical Conditions


0 Comments

If you live in North Carolina and believe you are disabled, Patton Brown Law has recently made available various booklets for download.  … Read More…

Category : Disabling Medical Conditions

The Impact of Disability Onset on Social Security Retirement Benefits


0 Comments

Most people don’t like to think about it, but an onset of a disabling medical condition is not something that everyone plans for. However, … Read More…

Category : Disability versus Retirement Benefits

Free eBook when you sign-up for Patton Brown Law’s monthly e-Newsletter.