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MO: Spouse Awarded Lifetime Benefits for PTD Claimant

A recent court of appeals case affirming a PTD award addressed two important issues: the impact of an application for unemployment benefits on TTD benefits and when a dependent spouse in a PTD case before 2008 may receive benefits even if a claimant dies from unrelated causes. Claimant underwent...

Missouri Employees Can Collect Unemployment Benefits While Disabled

Attention Lexis Online Subscribers: Case citations link to lexis.com. Bracketed case citations link to Lexis Advance. Can a claimant collect unemployment benefits and represent that he is ready and willing to work and simultaneously collect disability benefits claiming he is unemployable? Yes, according...