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At Long Last, Blue Water Navy Veterans Win Agent Orange Benefits

At Long Last, Blue Water Navy Veterans Win Agent Orange Benefits

Marking an enormous, long-overdue victory for Vietnam veterans, the Federal Circuit set precedent Tuesday in a decision that finally extends Agent Orange presumption to “blue water” Navy veterans. For over a decade, the VA has excluded these up to 90,000 Vietnam veterans from receiving...

VA Agent Orange Presumptive Diseases List Update

VA Agent Orange Presumptive Diseases List Update

Vietnam veterans are losing patience waiting for VA compensation for Agent Orange associated diseases. And if VA decision-makers are listening to the likes of federal official Jim Samspel, many veterans wonder whether their conditions will ever make the Agent Orange presumptive diseases...



VA Considers Adding New Diseases to the Agent Orange List

VA Considers Adding New Diseases to the Agent Orange List

Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert McDonald is considering adding several diseases to a list of 15 conditions associated with Agent Orange exposure. This move would help disabled Vietnam veterans and their families significantly by easing the path to service connection for...

Winning Veterans Benefits for Pancreatic Cancer Due to Agent Orange Exposure

For many disabled veterans who were exposed to Agent-Orange, winning service connection for a disease not presumed to be caused by Agent Orange exposure seems like an impossible task. Often, these veterans call our veterans benefits law firm because they have various forms of cancer and other...