If you have been granted a service connection for a disability by the VA, you will have received a rating sheet that breaks down theLearn 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”
When a veteran receives disability benefits through the United States Department of Veterans Affairs or via court order, the payments arrive in theLearn More
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) passed the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act of 2017 to give veteransLearn More
Veterans Benefits for Dementia Over five million Americans over age 65 currently have Alzheimer's disease or another type of dementia diagnosis.Learn 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
Most veterans seeking compensation through the Department of Veterans Affairs are aware that they are entitled to file for service-connectedLearn More
The claims process through the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) can be tricky and involves many steps. That is why many veterans obtain assistanceLearn More
There are many veterans and/or beneficiaries who are unable to manage their VA benefits. The VA has a Fiduciary Program to protect theseLearn More
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs uses rating schedules to determine the amount of benefits a veteran qualifies for. Depending on theLearn More
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) uses a system known as Enrollment Priority Groups when determining VA health care benefits. The priorityLearn More
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