The Wall Street Journal 's Law Blog
has expanded on yesterday's CPR website story
on the Ninth Circuit decision to rehear en banc a panel decision in its veterans disability benefits backlog case, Veterans for Common Sense v. Shinseki
, No. 08-16728 (9th Cir. May 10, 2011).
Today, Ron Elsberry, managing attorney at Disability Rights Advocates
, a Berkeley, Calif., nonprofit advocacy law firm that represents the two plaintiff veterans groups, reports that the hearing has been scheduled for Dec. 13, at 11 a.m.
You can read the WSJ
Law Blog item here:
--Russ Bleemer, Editor, Alternatives