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SSA Office of Disability Adjudication and Review – Current Issues and Annual Meeting

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
Venue: Presidents Room / Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $15.00

Deadline to Register: May 21, 2017

Lunch and registration will begin by 11:45 am; 

Annual Election Meeting will start at Noon, followed by the CLE program from 12:15 - 1:15 pm.   

Annual Meeting & Council Elections:

As part of the Social Security Disability Law Section's Annual Meeting, the section will elect new officers and council members for the 2017-2018 bar term. 

Nominations are being accepted for two year council terms starting on July 1 and ending on June 30, 2019.  Persons interested in serving on the Council should contact Geen Mui to be added to the slate of candidates.


This presentation will address topics including current national and local successes and challenges in addressing the hearings backlog; hiring and budget challenges; productivity; recent regulatory changes including the national uniformity (closing the record 5-day rule), medical evidence, and mental listings regulatory changes; and recommended practice tips for a more efficient hearing process. Ample time will be given for questions and answers for discussion.


Honorable Richard Thrasher, Chief Administrative Law Judge | MN Office of Disability Adjudication and Review


Caroline Thompson, SSA Hearing Office Director | MN Office of Disability Adjudication and Review (ODAR)   

CLE Credit:

1.0 Standard CLE Credit | Event Code: 240193


SSD Law Section Member: Free
MSBA Member but not a member of the SSD Law Section: $10.00
Non-MSBA Member:  $15.00
Law Students: Free
New Admittees (Attorneys Admitted to the Minnesota Bar after January 1, 2016):  Free

Remote Participation: 

Remote attendance is available.  Please indicate that you will attend remotely when registering. Instructions will be sent a day prior via e-mail on Monday, May 22.

To register with a check, please mail in this registration form.

Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.

Questions? Contact Geen Mui | 612-278-6346 

If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify Geen Mui via phone or email:  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations at this event. Thank you.

No sessions have been associated with this event.