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VCF Update: July 5, 2016 Ruling on New-Onset COPD and Acute Traumatic Injury

On July 5, 2016 NIOSH published a new rule in the Federal Register to add new-onset COPD and WTC-related acute traumatic injury for treatment under…

VCF Update: James Zadroga 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Reauthorization

In December 2015, the United States Congress Reauthorized the James Zadroga 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund, providing an additional $4.5 billion to compensate victims of the…

VCF Update: October 6, 2011 Update – Claim Forms and Registration

Dear World Trade Center Victim Compensation Fund Client: As many of you are already aware, the final Victim Compensation Fund Regulations have issued and the…

VCF Update: Medical Monitoring Program Update and Preliminary Regulations

WORLD TRADE CENTER INFORMATION ALERT We are writing with updated information concerning the World Trade Center Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program and also to provide…

Is Victim Compensation Taxable?

Thousands of victims in the United States who suffered severe losses from the attacks of September 11, 2001, and its aftermath have put in claims…

VCF Update

President Donald Trump today signed into law H.R. 1327, The Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer, and Luis Alvarez Permanent Authorization of the…

The Connection Between Breast Cancer and 9/11

Last week we looked in-depth at a rare disease (Wegener’s) as it relates to World Trade Center dust exposure. This week we look at one of the…