Monthly Archives: January 2014

Social Security Myth #2

     Recently, I wrote that the number one myth about Social Security Disability or SSI is that “everyone that applies for benefits is approved.”  I noted that this myth barely beats out another myth, which is that “my neighbor never … Continue reading

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Social Security Disability Myth #1

       The common myth heard throughout this country today, whether it be through media coverage of certain politicians or the talk at  the barbershop (usually fed by those certain politicians), is that everyone that applies for Social Security Disability … Continue reading

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Can my Child Qualify for SSI benefits due to Ichthyosis or Dermatitis?

     Many parents often wonder if their child qualifies for Childhood SSI disability benefits for severe skin disorders such as Ichthyosis or Dermatitis.  Childhood SSI claims are evaluated differently than adult claims for Social Security Disability or SSI.  The requirements … Continue reading

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The Collateral Source Rule Should be Left Alone for Tort Claims in Tennessee

Changes are wanted that would drastically affect tort claims or personal injury claims in Tennessee!  Even though the year has changed, the fight remains for same in Tennessee for those that are seriously injured or disabled (and those that represent … Continue reading

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The Law Offices of Tony Farmer and John Dreiser Wish Everyone a Happy New Year!

     Tony, John, and all the staff at the Law Offices of Tony Farmer and John Dreiser hope everyone had a safe and memorable holiday season and we look forward to helping you all in 2014.  This year has some … Continue reading

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