Year: 2020

This is my personal commentary on the current protests sweeping the country. Anyone who has known me for the past several decades can tell you that I have been deeply involved in civil rights and justice for minorities. I was an attorney for the NAACP for ten years and have…

Injured worker filing for workers compensation benefits claim.

While the law does allow you to receive Social Security Disability benefits after being awarded workers’ compensation benefits in Colorado, your Social Security Disability payments will be reduced, such that the total of your workers’ compensation benefits and Social Security Disability benefits does not exceed 80 percent of your average…

What do you like most about being a lawyer, and least? A: I am proud to help individuals and families in navigating truly difficult situations. The cases I handle relate to serious injury, so these individuals need more than just legal advice – they need someone to guide them through…

Pile of documents with Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA.

In 1970, the OSH Act was enacted. The law made it clear that all employers must provide their employees with safe working conditions. It also established the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). This agency is responsible for enforcing the standards that employers must meet, and it holds them responsible…