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"Reasonably Raises": Legal Strategy and Argument Development for VA Disability Compensation Claims

Written by William & Mary Law School student Henry Alderfer.

One common issue facing veterans benefits claimants is whether or not a veteran is required to make all of their legal arguments while their claim is assessed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (“VA”). 363 more words

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Updates to the Agent Orange Presumptive Diseases and Illnesses List

Written by William & Mary Law School student Kate Hutcherson.

Before addressing Agent Orange claims, it is important to understand how the Department of Veterans Affairs (“VA”) operates. 606 more words

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Waiver of Overpayment Debt

Written by William & Mary Law School student Alexander Reidell.

Given the many financial hurdles that veterans must often face even after receiving compensation and pension benefits from the U.S. 569 more words

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Agent Orange/Herbicide Exposure in Thailand: Establishing the Nexus

All successful claims for disability compensation under U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (“VA”) benefits will have some sort of “nexus” or connection to an in service incident. 490 more words

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NOTICE! NOTICE! NOTICE! The Necessity of a Notice Requirement for Veterans Benefits Law

Under federal law, nearly all employers are required to provide their employees with notice of their rights and benefits under the Uniform Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA). 533 more words

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