1. Social Security Fridays

    When should I apply for Social Security Disability benefits? If you do not think you are able to work on a full-time basis in any type of job, then you should consider completing an application for Social Security Disability benefits. You may complete an application at any time, but in order for you…Read More

  2. Personal Injury Thursdays

    Last week, we discussed seeking medical attention for injuries from a motor vehicle accident promptly. A source to help pay for medical care is motor vehicle insurance Medical Payments coverage. In Maine, all drivers must have motor vehicle insurance, which includes Medical Payments coverage with a …Read More

  3. Workers’ Compensation Wednesdays

    After you inform your employer that you have been injured, there are several things your employer is required to do. Your employer must complete a document known as the First Report of Injury and provide you with a copy of that document. Your employer must also report the injury to the workers’ co…Read More

  4. Bankruptcy Tuesdays

    This month we’ve been discussing tax refunds and how that may impact your bankruptcy case. Generally, refunds due to you are assets of the bankruptcy estate, and may be claimed by the bankruptcy trustee. Last week we discussed an exception to that rule, where the tax refund is due to the earned in…Read More

  5. Social Security Fridays

    What benefits can I get from Social Security, and how do I apply? The Social Security Administration pays benefits that fall into four basic categories: (1) retirement; (2) disability; (3) dependent; and (4) survivors. Online applications for retirement and disability benefits can be found on the So…Read More

  6. Personal Injury Thursdays

    If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, it is always a good idea to seek medical treatment right away. Some people assume that the aches and pains will go away after a few days and do not seek treatment until days or weeks after the accident. In order to prove medical damages, there mu…Read More

  7. Workers’ Compensation Wednesdays

    All employers in the state of Maine are required to have a type of insurance known as Workers’ Compensation that offers benefits to employees who are injured on the job. If you are hurt while working, the most important thing you need to do is let your employer know right away! Failing to inform y…Read More

  8. Bankruptcy Tuesdays

    Last week we introduced the concept that tax refunds that you may be entitled to from the IRS or the State of Maine may be among property that your bankruptcy trustee may take. This is not always the case. Maine exemptions (property which can be preserved in bankruptcy) include a right to receive th…Read More

  9. Bankruptcy Tuesdays

    As this is the beginning of a new year, keep in mind that among assets of a bankruptcy debtor are tax refunds that may be due from the previous year. As this month goes on, we will break this down in more detail, but for now remember the timing of when you file a bankruptcy petition is important in …Read More

  10. Video Testimonial

    A huge thanks to Ryan and Heather for sharing their experiences working with McCue Law Office. Please call our office at (207) 261-0745 if you are interested in providing feedback or would like to schedule a free consultation with one of our lawyers. To see the full video of Ryan and Heather’s tes…Read More