It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Disabilities Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-19-2011, 08:48 AM   #1
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Denver Colorado United States
Posts: 9
jgorman2023 HB User
4 and a half weeks and case closed...good sign?

I had my alj hearing 4 and half weeks ago and called ODAR this morning at was told that the case was closed on the 15th, and I should be receiving my decision this week, I have read on the internet that a approved decision can take anywhere from 4 to 6 weeks, and that a denile can take up to 5 months.... any thoughts or any one had a fast decison that resulted in an approval?

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 09-19-2011, 10:46 AM   #2
pme pme is offline
Senior Member
pme's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Missouri
Posts: 273
pme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB Userpme HB User
Re: 4 and a half weeks and case closed...good sign?

I asked my attorney this question a while back, and she told me that the length of time to make a decision didn't mean anything. Some judges are just slower and more backlogged than others. I hope that yours is an approval though , and am glad you aren't having to wait a long time for the decision. I have been waiting almost 8 months for my decision.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Filed 2 Weeks Ago and Received Letter Today CharBerry Disabilities 42 04-24-2011 05:22 AM
9 Weeks Today Still nothing.... Twizted27 Disabilities 6 03-19-2011 04:18 AM
6 weeks since alj hearing havent heard anything yet billj Disabilities 17 07-11-2010 05:25 PM
it's been 3 weeks since my hearing..... fibrofoggie Disabilities 9 06-03-2010 04:26 PM
Put in for reconsideration now we have another function report is that a good sign jbsim Disabilities 4 07-03-2009 12:39 PM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:56 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!