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Wounded Warrior Project’s Spending Under Scrutiny

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The Wounded Warrior Project is the country’s largest veterans’ charity, but 40 percent of donations cover overhead, like salaries, travel and public relations. In 2014, $124 million went to overhead instead of to directly help wounded veterans. By comparison, the Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust spends 96 percent of its budget on veterans; Fisher […]

VA to ask for more money for electronic veterans’ benefits claims processing

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An electronic, paperless filing and claims processing system that was supposed to eliminate the backlog for VA benefits by 2015 has whittled down the wait time for some disabled veterans. But the computer system that cost $1.3 billion to build still isn’t working as efficiently as promised, and the Department of Veterans Affairs plans to […]

DLG Launches New VA Disability Practice

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When your business is helping injured people, it hurts when you have to turn anyone away. That’s why we are launching a new practice today so we can help a very deserving group of injured people get the medical treatment and financial benefits they are guaranteed under the law. I am proud and pleased to […]

Holiday Food Drive for Greensboro Urban Ministry

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The Deuterman Law Group will once again be collecting donations for Greensboro Urban Ministry food bank this holiday season. You can drop off food donations at our offices in Greensboro (317 S. Greene St.) or Winston-Salem (514 S. Stratford Road)  or at one of these other convenient drop-off locations: Carolina Theatre – 310 S. Greene St., […]

Lawmakers Ask for Federal Oversight of State Workers’ Comp Programs

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Ten powerful members of Congress, including Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, have asked the federal government to resume oversight and monitoring of workers’ compensation in the wake of drastic cuts to benefits for injured workers. “State workers’ compensation laws are no longer providing adequate levels of support and compensation for workers injured on the job,” […]

7th Annual Blood Drive

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Help save a life and donate blood at Deuterman Law Group’s 7th Annual Blood Drive.  Deuterman Law Group partners with the Carolina Theatre to host a blood drive on October 6th from 2:30-6:30pm. The blood drive will take place at the historic Carolina Theatre, 310 S Greene Street, Greensboro, NC 27401 directly across the street from […]

Upcoming Events – September & October

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Please come out and see us at any of the following festivals and get a FREE Deuterman Law Group tote bag while supplies last: Fiesta September 26th, 2015 – Winston-Salem Everybody’s Day September 26th, 2015 – Thomasville Asheboro Fall Festival October 3rd, 2015 – Asheboro   BBQ Festival October 24th, 2015  – Lexington  

Call N.C. Senators to Oppose Workers’ Comp Trucking Bill

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Out-of-state trucking companies want to push the cost of caring for injured truck drivers onto North Carolina taxpayers. It’s just the latest effort by big business to destroy North Carolina’s workers’ compensation system and to gut benefits in favor of profits. N.C. Senate Bill 205, which is currently being considered in committee but could soon […]

North Carolina disability denial rates

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When it comes to your chances of getting approved for Social Security Disability Benefits initially, or upon the first appeal (called “reconsideration”), the state you live in makes a difference.   Charles Hall’s excellent Social Security blog posted some interesting statistics about initial and reconsideration denial rates last August, which he got from NOSSCR, the […]