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Recommended and Helpful Links

Social Security

Social Security Online/SSA Homepage to access SS online
Provides information & updates about the Commissioners plan to change the disability claims process
www.ssa.gov/disability-new-approach

SSA Forms page
www.ssa.gov/online

Department of Verterans' Affairs
http://www.va.gov/

National Association of Disability Representatives(NADR)
www.nadr.org

National Organization of Veterans' Advocates(NOVA)
www.vetadvocates.com

Sarah Bohr, NOSSCR board member and author of books related to Social Security www.sarahbohrpublications.com

National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives
www.nosscr.org

Social Security Advisory Service
Private business run by social security practitioner, updated news on legislation, new rulings, etc.
www.ssas.com

Workers' Compensation

North Carolina Industrial Commission Web Site
Free information services
www.comp.state.nc.us/

New York State Workerr' Compensation Board
Resources for Attorneys
http://www.wcb.state.ny.us/

DOCTORS (education, credentials, etc) by the AMA
http://www.ama-assn.org

Legal Technology Resources

Digital-Lawyer.com
Articles and information on the latest technology to assist lawyers with legal work
http://www.digital-lawyer.com/

Legal Technology Insider
The leader in legal technology news
http://www.legaltechnology.com/

American Bar Association's Technology and Practice Management Section
Articles focusing on the business of practicing law
http://www.abanet.org/lpm/home.shtml

Miscellaneous Resources

FindLaw for Legal Professionals
The latest legal news, case law, and analytical articles relevant to your practice
http://www.findlaw.com/casecode/index.html

Law and Policy Institutions Guide
Legal resources, law articles, legal practice information, as well as legislative and judicial resources
http://www.lpig.org/

LAW.com
Legal news and information, legal blogs, and other resources
http://www.law.com

LexisONE
An online resource for small firms, includes case law, news, articles, and more
http://www.lexisone.com/legalresearch/index.html

Dragon Transcription
Naturally speaking medical and legal transcription voice recognition software.
http://www.dragontranscription.com

Veterans Information Services
Veterans Information Services sells a software program that explains VA benefits and teaches attorneys and family members how to apply for VA benefits.
http://www.info4vets.com

Great Source Information
Below are a few good sources for those practicing Social Security Disability, which is part of the open gov project. I believe all of you will benefit from the ALJ Disposition Data.
www.socialsecurity.gov/open

Hearing Office Workload Data
Data on pending, receipts, disposition and average processing time for hearing offices.
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/appeals/DataSets/02_HO_Workload_Data.html

ALJ Disposition Data
Data on administrative law judes in the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/appeals/DataSets/03_ALJ_Disposition_Data.html

Extensive disability program and service information can be accessed via
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/disability/

Bar Associations
American Bar Association
http://www.abanet.org

Alabama
http://www.alabar.org/

Arkansas
http://www.arkbar.org/

California
http://www.calbar.org

Connecticut
http://www.ctbar.org/

Florida
http://www.floridabar.org/

Idaho
http://www2.state.id.us/ISB/

Illinois
http://www.illinoisbar.org/

Iowa
http://www.iowabar.org/main.nsf

Kansas
http://www.ksbar.org/

Kentucky
http://www.kybar.org/

Louisiana
http://www.lsba.org/

Maryland
http://www.msba.org/

Michigan
http://www.michbar.org/

Minnesota
http://www.mnbar.org/

Missouri
http://www.mobar.org/

New Jersey
http://www.njsba.com/

New Mexico
http://www.nmbar.org/

New York
http://www.nysba.org/

North Carolina
http://www.ncbar.org/

North Dakota
http://www.sband.org/

Ohio
http://www.ohiobar.org/

Oklahoma
http://www.okbar.org/

Oregon
http://www.osbar.org/

Pennsylvania
http://www.pabar.org/

Tennessee
http://www.tba.org/

Texas
http://www.texasbar.com/

Virginia
http://www.vsb.org/

Washington
http://www.wsba.org/

Wisconsin
http://www.wisbar.org/

Wyoming
https://www.wyomingbar.org