State Forced to Change Bad Rule that Reduced Time-Loss Benefits for Injured Workers
When an injured worker cannot work due to a workplace injury, they are entitled to receive a wage replacement benefit called “time-loss.” This important benefit… Read More
Staff Showcase: Amanda Ulrich's Photography
Amanda Ulrich is a paralegal here at Thomas, Coon, Newton and Frost, but she was also recently showcased for her work as a photographer in… Read More
"Still in the Peloton": An article by Ray Thomas in the Oregon State Bar Bulletin
Twenty-seven years ago, Ray Thomas and Jim Coon started what has come to be known as the “Lawyer Ride.” Over the decades since, the ride… Read More
Should I apply for social security disability?
Frequently we hear from folks who haven’t yet applied – and are wondering whether they should, because they are hopeful that sometime in the future,… Read More
What is the Ticket to Work Program?
In some cases, you may be granted Social Security benefits because your disability keeps you from working any job that you're currently qualified for. Many… Read More
About SSI Resource Meetings?
What’s a resource meeting? After you receive a favorable decision on your application for Supplemental Security Income benefits (SSI), the Social Security Administration (SSA) will… Read More