Disabled by Opioid Use Disorder? You May Be Eligible for Short- and Long-Term Disability Benefits

Disabled by Opioid Use Disorder? You May Be Eligible for Short- and Long-Term Disability Benefits

Beginning in the 1990s, the use of prescription opioids to treat chronic pain sky-rocketed despite concerns about the drug’s addictive properties and long-term risks. Fast-forward 30 years and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that roughly three...
Guardians ad Litem: Family Law Cases

Guardians ad Litem: Family Law Cases

Frequently Asked Questions About Guardians ad Litem A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) is a key player in family court proceedings. Wisconsin Statute 767.407 provides that the court shall typically appoint a guardian ad litem for a minor child in any action affecting the...