August 20, 2014
After years of school and work, tens of millions of Americans turn to the Social Security Administration for assistance. What they’ll find is that the wait to get benefits might be longer than they’d thought.
Over the past four years, the SSA has cut about 11,000 staff and offices (scores of brick-and-mortar as well as hundreds of mobile locations) nationwide at a rate never before seen, according to the U.S. Senate Commission on Aging.
August 16, 2014
“Throughout the three generation history of The Sam Bernstein Law Firm, and reinforced by the launch of our public service division 10 years ago, the focus for us has always been on providing support for Michigan families who need it the most,” said Mark Bernstein
August 13, 2014
Recently, comedian Tracy Morgan was seriously injured and another comedian was killed when the vehicle they were riding in was struck on the New Jersey turnpike. Since then, Morgan has filed suit against the truck driver’s employer, the national retailer Wal-Mart, for causing the trucker to drive on a dangerously low amount of sleep.
In the suit, the plaintiffs argue that the retailer should have known the driver had been awake for more than 24 hours, and should not have been driving under those conditions.
August 11, 2014
"In support of Detroit youth development through athletic, academic and leadership programs, The Sam Bernstein Law Firm has partnered with CBS EcoMedia to help Detroit PAL offer safe, reliable transportation to the children served by its programs. Through funding provided by The Sam Bernstein Law Firm, Detroit PAL is able to expand the access of its programs to more youth in Detroit through the purchase of a 15-passenger van."
August 6, 2014
"The donation is meant to help Detroit PAL, a nonprofit organization devoted to local athletic, academic and leadership development programs, in its goal to positively impact the lives of more than 11,000 children a year."