Disability Rights

Morgan & Morgan Salutes Military Veterans

On Veterans Day we honor those who’ve served our country and the families who in their own way serve along with them. Joining the armed...

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  • Nov 11, 2019

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet: Social Security Disability Benefits Questions Answered

Applying for Social Security disability benefits can be overwhelming. You need to gather all kinds of paperwork and navigate technical terms on the Social Security...

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  • Oct 3, 2019

Top 6 Most Common Reasons You’re Denied Social Security Disability Benefits

Although there are many people who should qualify for Social Security Disability benefits, only around 30% are approved the first time they apply.  Whether you...

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  • Jul 19, 2019

The Law That Makes Paying Workers with Disabilities As Little as ‘Pennies an Hour’ Perfectly Legal

When the Fair Labor Standards Act was established in 1938, the United States was in the midst of the worst economic and labor crisis in...

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  • Jan 30, 2018

FL Inmates with Disabilities to Get More Accessible Prisons with Morgan & Morgan's Help

The fair treatment of prisoners is an increasingly hot topic issue in our country, with entire documentaries and TV series devoted to the debate. But...

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  • Jul 11, 2017

New Public Transit Service a Step Towards Better Accessibility for People with Disabilities in Lakeland

Lakeland’s public transit service, Citrus Connection, has launched a new service to help improve accessibility for the elderly and people with disabilities. Although this new...

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  • Nov 18, 2016

ADA on the Go: Ridesharing and Bus Companies Face Allegations They Violated the Important Law

Uber is in the seat for not potentially complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Access Living, a Chicago-based advocacy group, alleges in an Oct....

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  • Oct 19, 2016

People with Disabilities Have a Right to Vote, too, Federal Law Says

The Americans with Disabilities Act is one of the most important pieces of civil rights legislation in our country’s history, as it ensures equal opportunity...

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  • Oct 13, 2016