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Comitz | Beethe to be exhibitor at Arizona Osteopathic Medical Convention’s Fall Seminar in Tucson

Disability insurance attorneys Comitz | Beethe will have an exhibitor’s booth at the upcoming Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association’s (AOMA) 32nd Annual Fall Seminar at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador on November 10, 2012.  Physicians attending the conference are welcome to … Continue reading

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Physician’s Guide to Choosing a Disability Insurance Policy

For doctors, disability insurance can be an essential step for protecting income in case they no longer practice. However, the insurance industry has made policies so confusing that it can be difficult to choose the right disability policy with the … Continue reading

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When Doctors Become Patients

A recent New York Times article by Eric D. Manheimer, medical director of Bellevue Hospital Center and author of the memoir “Twelve Patients”, gives a firsthand account of what it’s like for a physician to suddenly become a patient.  This … Continue reading

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September is Women in Medicine Month

In the past thirty years, the number of female physicians in the United States has increased by 430%, with nearly a third of all American physicians and one-half of all American medical students being female. Disability insurance attorneys Comitz | … Continue reading

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Phoenix Mayor’s Commission on Disability Issues

On the fourth Wednesday of every month, the City of Phoenix Mayor’s Commission on Disability Issues meets at 4:15 PM in Room 704 of the Calvin C. Goode Building, 251 W. Washington Street, 7th floor. Meetings are open to the … Continue reading

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Disability Insurance Claim Law Firm Comitz | Beethe Ranked Among Top 5 Boutique Law Firms In Arizona

The disability insurance claim law firm of Comitz | Beethe was named in Ranking Arizona: The Best of Arizona Business as among the top 5 boutique law firms in Arizona for 2011.  Every year, Arizona Business Magazine lists the top companies with … Continue reading

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Unemployment Rate for Disabled Persons Increases in 3Q 2010

According to the San Francisco Chronicle, the third-quarter of 2010 saw an increase in the unemployment rate for people with disabilities. Social Security Disability Insurance claims also increased. The Allsup Disability Study found that people with disabilities experienced a 68% … Continue reading

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Tucson Forum on Disability Policy

A disability policy forum was held on October 15, 2010 at the Tucson Marriott University Park. Chris Deschene, Secretary of State candidate, along with 19 Southern Arizona state legislative district candidates participated. Peri Jude Radecic, the executive director of the … Continue reading

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Senate Committee Investigates Long-Term Disability Insurance Policies

The US Senate Finance Committee recently held a hearing titled “Do Private Long-Term Disability Policies Provide the Protection They Promise?” The Committee’s witnesses testified to the abusive practices of insurance companies in handling disability claims. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max … Continue reading

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AAJ Names Ten Worst Insurers

The American Association for Justice (AAJ) recently released its report on “The Ten Worst Insurance Companies in America.” The AAJ reached its conclusions after a thorough investigation of insurers’ legal and financial filings. Read the entire report: The Ten Worst Insurance Companies in … Continue reading

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