Exercising Your Rights: Public and Private Disability Insurance and Employment Discrimination Seminar
Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Location: Upper Midwest Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 200 12th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
What are your rights if your employer thinks you can’t work anymore? What if you believe you can no longer work, but you’ve been denied benefits?
This seminar will provide information about these and other questions related to living with lupus, arthritis, multiple sclerosis and other autoimmune diseases. Specifically, the presentation will focus on how to navigate discrimination in the workplace and apply for short- and long-term insurance, social security disability insurance and supplemental security income.
This program is offered as a collaboration of the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota, the Arthritis Foundation, and the Upper Midwest Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
FThis program is free but pre-registration is required by Monday, January 30.
To register contact Director of Education Sandy Parnell by email or phone at 952-746-5151/800-645-1131, ext. 105.
Denise Yegge Tataryn is an attorney at Hellmuth & Johnson, PLLC. She has been practicing in the employment law area, representing clients in a range of matters, including disability benefit claims, discrimination, FMLA, and wrongful termination disputes.
Frank Levin is an attorney at Disability Attorneys of Minnesota. In over 36 years in practice, he has represented thousands of clients in Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income claims.