Tag Archives: Clark v Astrue

NSCLC Board of Directors Welcomes Russell Hirschhorn

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Senior Citizens Law Center has appointed Russell Hirschhorn to its board of directors. He is senior counsel in the Labor and Employment Law Department at Proskauer, a law firm based in New York City. “We …

Posted in News Releases | Tagged | Comments Off

SSA Instructions to ALJs on Clark v Astrue

(5/9/2011) The instructions are similar to those contained in EM-11032 issued last month which instructed SSA field offices that pursuant to the decision in Clark, benefits would no longer be suspended or denied solely on the basis of a warrant … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off

Clark v Astrue Court Order Restoring Benefits

As many as 140,000 Americans nationwide will get their Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits restored as a result of an order issed by Judge Sidney H. Stein in a federal court in Manhattan April 13, 2012. READ … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Security Litigation | Tagged , , | Comments Off

Clark v Astrue: Court Restores Benefits for Thousands

(U.S. District Court/Southern District of New York) — As many as 140,000 Americans nationwide will get their Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits restored as a result of an order issued by Judge Sidney H. Stein in a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off

Clark v. Astrue: Nationwide Class Certified

NATIONWIDE CLASS CERTIFIED IN SSA PROBATION/PAROLE CASE A court in New York has certified a nationwide class in a successful challenge to the Social Security Administration’s policy of suspending or denying Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits whenever … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Security Litigation | Tagged | Comments Off

Clark v Astrue: Plaintiffs Move for Class Certification in SSA Probation Case

Plaintiffs have moved for certification of a nationwide class in Clark v. Astrue, (06-cv-15521 SHS, SDNY). the action challenging the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) policy of suspending or denying Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits anytime someone had an … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Security Litigation | Tagged | Comments Off

Clark v Astrue: Court of Appeals Rules SSA Policy on Probation/Parole Violators Unlawful

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has ruled that the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) policy of suspending Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits whenever someone has an outstanding warrant for an alleged violation of probation … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Security Litigation | Tagged | Comments Off

NSCLC Challenges SSA Policy on Alleged Probation Violation

A lawsuit has been filed by NSCLC on behalf of a nationwide class of thousands of individuals, who have lost their Social Security or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, challenging the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) policy of suspending or denying … Continue reading

Posted in Social Security, Supplemental Security Income | Tagged | Comments Off