VA Virtual Hearings FAQ

VA Virtual Hearings FAQ

FAQs About VA Virtual Hearings VA virtual hearings and telemedicine have become increasing popular in recent days. In April 2020, at the height of the spring 2020 coronavirus quarantines, lawmakers approved the VA Tele-Hearing Modernization Act. As a result, any room with a stable WiFi connection is a possible location for the Board of Veterans …

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Wait Times At The BVA

Wait Times At The BVA

What are the Current Wait Times at the BVA – Board of Veterans’ Appeals? In 2020, has there been any improvement to the current wait times at the BVA?  The much ballyhooed Appeals Modernization Act promised to return the Veterans Administration disability system to Abraham Lincoln’s vision.  A vision of a way “to care for …

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BVA Denied My Claim

BVA Denied My Claim

The BVA Denied My Claim: What Are My Options Under The AMA? You may be asking what should I do after the BVA denied my claim. In some situations, an appearance before the Board of Veterans Appeals is the end of a VA benefits claim. The BVA is basically an arbitrator. The Board hears arguments …

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BVA Appeal

After Winning A BVA Appeal

After Winning A BVA Appeal, What Happens Next Under the Legacy System? There have been some updates to the claims process after winning a BVA appeal. The 2018 Appeals Modernization Act significantly changed the benefits process, except for so-called legacy appeals. A legacy claim is any initial denial dated prior to February 19, 2019. The …

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