As a disability lawyer and social security attorney, the CJ Henry Law Firm believes we should provide updated information to our clients. This will help them better understand the legal process involved in obtaining disability benefits. We want to keep our clients up to date about legal happenings in the field of disability insurance in Florida and other legal matters pertaining to disability.

Please read below for pertinent blog posts you
may find helpful:

Fake Bad Scale

Posted in Blog

A new article was recently published indicating the Fake Bad Scale adopted by the University of Minnesota Press as a part of the MMPI2 scoring package has results in over 50% of women, depending on th...

read more

Recipe for Financial Ruin

Posted in Blog

Imagine going out on disability, losing all your benefits – health insurance, life insurance, maybe even your job –only to find out you do not qualify for disability benefits under your insurance ...

read more

Discrimination against the Mentally Ill

Posted in Blog

Did you know that some insurance companies blatantly discriminate against the mentally ill? Many group disability policies limit the amount of benefit they will pay if the person’s disability is ca...

read more

Will The Court Award Attorney’s Fees Should I Win My ERISA Insurance Disability Claim?

Posted in Blog

Most individuals understand that a Plaintiff who wins his or her lawsuit will be awarded attorney’s fees and costs incurred in prosecuting their claim. Unfortunately, attorney’s fees and costs ar...

read more

Can My Termination Affect My ERISA Disability Claim?

Posted in Blog

Some employers will offer a severance package providing for salary or medical benefit continuation, if you sign a general release, releasing them from all claims. If you decide to take such a package...

read more

Conflict of Interest?

Posted in Benefits

Is There a Conflict of Interest If the Party Paying Benefits Is The Same Party Who Decides Eligibility? On Thursday, the Supreme Court answered this question with a resounding YES! The Court found, w...

read more

No Real Trial…

Posted in Blog

Did you know that in ERISA disability cases there are no real trials? That’s right, NO TRIAL. Once the insurance company denies your disability claim and your appeal is over, you get a chance to f...

read more

Chronic Pain Exists Even One Year Post Injury

Posted in Blog

Arch Surg. 2008 Mar;143(3):282-7; Prevalence of pain in patients 1 year after major trauma.Rivara FP, Mackenzie EJ, Jurkovich GJ, Nathens AB, Wang J, Scharfstein DO. Departments of Pediatrics and Epid...

read more

Good Morning America Shines Light on Disability Insurance Company Wrongful Denial Of Benefits

Posted in Benefits

After running a story in April about a breast cancer survivor’s battle to get disability insurance benefits from Cigna Group Insurance, Good Morning America said that they have received a flood of e...

read more

Integration of Benefits – Offset for other Income

Posted in Benefits

I frequently get calls from long term disability claimants wanting to know if their disability insurance company can get all their social security back benefits. Often they recall some discussion wit...

read more