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The Social Security Administration’s Continuing “War” on High Paying Administrative Law Judges By Scott B. Elkind, Esq. The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) in its November, 2014 Congressional Response Report has targeted 44 administrative law judges (constituting about 4% of the total ALJs) for investigation concerning what they consider excessive payment of claims. These […]

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By Scott B. Elkind, Esq. Social Security’s Plans to Address Recent Problems High Denial Rate Judges The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) undertook an audit in July, 2014 to address the ongoing problem of administrative law judges (ALJs) with low allowance rates (what we facetiously call “denial machines”). A sample survey of the 12 […]

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