Depression within the legal community is a very real issue. According to the American Psychiatric Association,  lawyers as a group are 3.6 times more likely to suffer from depression than the average person.  On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen welcomes colleague Cindy Chanley, and  special guest, Professor Brian Clarke, Assistant Professor at the Charlotte School of Law. Brian shares his own personal struggle with depression, talks about recognizing the signs of depression, getting help, and how the legal community is coming together to help their own.

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Ametros Financial has partnered with Ringler Medicare Solutions  to offer professional administration services to expand the Medicare Set Aside, Medical Cost Projection, and Life Care Planning services, with the main purpose being to control costs related to a settlement. On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen welcomes colleague Cindy Chanley, and guest, Ken Paradis, co-founder of Ametros Financial,  to talk about MSA CareGuard, alleviating some of the anxiety for claimants and plaintiffs, dealing with  the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the importance of compliance for all the players involved in a structured settlement.

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On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen welcomes colleague Cindy Chanley, and returning guest, Tony Coelho, the past chair and member of the board of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and the interim President and CEO of the Epilepsy Foundation, to share his personal journey and his ongoing fight for people living with disabilities. Tony shares his thoughts on health care, how structured settlements have benefited a person with disabilities, in addition to the AAPD’s mission for 2012 and his work with the Epilepsy Foundation.

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The Ringler Productivity Manager (RPM) is a new, efficient platform that the whole company can use to quote all the life companies.  On this edition of Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen welcomes guests, Ringler Associate’s RPM guru, Bill Wakelee and Ringler Associate, Cindy Chanley, to take a look at how this new technology is changing the face of structured settlements.  Larry, Bill and Cindy explore the ins and outs of RPM, how it benefits colleagues and clients and share their personal experiences with RPM.

A Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) is the expected amount of money that Medicare would normally pay for medical and prescription drug expenses for a Workers’ Compensation or a third-party injury.  On Ringler Radio, host Larry Cohen welcomes colleague Cindy Chanley, to talk about Medicare set-asides and the need to become familiar with the Medicare process. Larry and Cindy chat about when Medicare set-asides come into play during the settlement process, how MSA’s are funded and the relationship between Medicare set-asides on the Medicare side, and the whole area of Medicaid.

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is defined as a blow or jolt to the head or a penetrating head injury that disrupts the function of the brain. Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen and co-host and Ringler Associate, Cindy Chanley, speak to the experts, Attorney Joseph Cammarata and Attorney Ira Sherman, from the firm Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata, & Siegel P.C., to give some real life examples of TBI’s and take a look at signs, prevention and treatment for traumatic brain injuries.

A birth injury is any sort of injury that a child sustains, or suffers, during the process of birth often resulting in a lawsuit. Join Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen with co–host and Ringler Associate from the Louisville, Kentucky office Cindy L. Chanley, as they report from the 2007 AAJ Convention in Chicago. Ringler Radio welcomes expert guest, Attorney Paul Casi, partner in the firm of Hoffman & Casi PLLC located in Louisville, Kentucky, to discuss the definition of a birth injury, determining the standard of care, birth trauma, birth injury malpractice claims and the role of representing the child. Don’t miss this important discussion.

Elder abuse is one of the largest growing problems in America. Discovering who is responsible for the abuse and taking those to task in litigation can be very difficult. Join Ringler Radio host, Larry Cohen and co-host, Cindy Chanley from the Louisville, KY office of Ringler with special guest Attorney Martha Eastman from the Eastman Law Offices in Louisville, KY. Attorney Eastman is a national speaker on issues regarding nursing home abuse and neglect. Join us for the discussion of this important topic.