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Philips Respironics Device Recall Information for Veterans

A recall has been issued for several versions of a ventilator used by many people in the United States. These specific Phillips Respironics ventilators have been known to be issued to veterans in large quantities.  Specifically, the recall lists the following ventilators manufactured before April 26, 2021, on the recall:  Continuous Ventilator Trilogy 100 Trilogy… Read more

Veteran's Disability

Will There Be an Increase in VA Benefit Amounts in 2022?

There isn’t much we can do to properly repay the veterans who have served our country so proudly. For those who are unable to work due to their service, there are benefits available from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). These benefits are often a lifesaver for veterans and their families with little to no… Read more

Veteran's Disability

Veterans Disability Payment Rates for 2021

The cost of living adjustment for United States Veterans receiving disability compensation in 2021 was recently announced. While the increase isn’t major, it does represent a small percentage increase which helps keep up with inflating costs. And for any veteran receiving disability benefits, the monthly check can be the difference that allows them to continue… Read more

Veterans Week – Tabak
Veteran's Disability

Attorney and Partner Jim Brzezinski talks PTSD, Vets Benefits, with WTMJ 620

Tabak Law is extremely proud of the work that it does to assist veterans in need. Attorney and Partner Jim Brzezinski heads up this incredible work, and is responsible for getting countless veterans the benefits they deserve. Recently, Jim was featured on WTMJ 620’s Sunday Sip morning program. The recording and transcript of the interview… Read more

Social Security Disability, Veteran's Disability

Veterans and Social Security Benefits COLA to be the Same in 2021

For veterans and other individuals receiving benefits, any increase in funds is welcomed. The benefits are often what allows the individual to keep their quality of life up during difficult times where they may not be able to work. Cost of living increases are common for those receiving benefits, including veterans and those receiving social… Read more

Veteran's Disability

Difference Between Total and Permanent Veterans Disability

When it comes to veterans’ benefits, there are a lot of different scenarios that exist. This is because benefits are carefully crafted to the individual veteran, their disability and their needs. Often, some of the greatest confusion comes from the differentiation of total and permanent disability, and if one can qualify for one, or both,… Read more

VA appeal Process
Uncategorized, Veteran's Disability

How Does A Veteran Get A VA Claim Started?

There are three ways for a veteran to initiate a claim for Veterans Benefits.  All three require the use of a specific VA form to file for the benefits.  The forms are VA 21-526ez, 21-0995, and 21-0996.  It is important to know the status of the veteran’s case in order to determine which form the… Read more

Veteran's Disability

Veterans Lawyer for Knee/Hip/Back Issues Wisconsin

When it comes to lawyers for veteran’s benefits in Milwaukee and Wisconsin overall, Tabak Law prides itself on being among the leaders in the field. With many years of experience, Tabak has provided veterans hope for their futures by clearing the way for many to receive benefits that they never thought they would be able… Read more

Veteran's Disability

Helping Our Heroes – Giving Back to Silver Star Recipient

George Banda is an American hero. But in typical hero fashion, he doesn’t think that he did anything out of the ordinary. He was just serving his country in Vietnam, and is lucky to have come home, in his view. But the fact that the Milwaukee native won the Silver Star and the Bronze Star… Read more