The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) uses a system known as Enrollment Priority Groups when determining VA health care benefits. The priorityLearn More
VA Disability Law
VA Disability Law is complex and hard to navigate alone. In this section we generally cover the complexities of VA disability law such as the Veterans Benefits Management System, the Board of Veterans' Appeals, Military Discharges, the Forever GI Bill, Expediting Claims, What is Service Connection, the New VA Appeals System, and much more. If you're looking for more information on VA Disability Benefits, click here!
Here are our Top 10 VA Disability Law blogs:
- What is VA Service Connection?
- How the Appeals Process Works and Why It Can Take So Long
- Are you a veteran if you were discharged in basic training?
- Can Your VA Disability Be Garnished?
- How To Expedite Your VA Disability Claim
- The Board of Veterans' Appeals Explained!
- What is Military Separation Pay?
- Equal Access to Justice Act Explained | EAJA
- Special Effective Date Rules for VA Benefits
- The VA’s Rule Against “Pyramiding”
Lay Evidence to Support a VA Disability Claim Providing enough evidence is a key part of filing a successful disability claim through the UnitedLearn More
Most service members who get wounded or injured or become sick due to their military service recover quickly and are then returned to duty. If youLearn More
How Long Do VA Appeals Take to Process? Hurry up and wait. Every current and prior service member knows this famous motto, no matter what branchLearn More
Introduction to the Veterans Benefits Management System (VBMS) The Veterans Benefits Management System, or VBMS, is a workflow and claims managementLearn More
In order to receive benefits through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), individuals must be classified as a veteran. But how does the VALearn More
Are you a veteran if you were discharged in basic training? When people join the military service, they do so with the intention of fulfilling theirLearn More
The VA’s definition of a person who is mentally incompetent is one who lacks the mental capacity to contract or manage his or her own affairs becauseLearn More
The Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act, also known as the Forever GI Bill, was a law created to outline a new structure forLearn More
Can VA Disability Payments Be Garnished? When a veteran receives disability benefits through the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, theLearn More
Status Update from Hill & Ponton on COVID-19 and our clients' cases We at Hill & Ponton are no strangers to adversity. Our firm wasLearn More
How You Can Expedite Your VA Disability Case If you became sick or injured due to active duty military service, you may be eligible for veteransLearn More