FAYETTE LAW FIRM FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions
In Alabama, the cap on punitive damages is three times the compensatory damages or $1.5 million, whichever is greater.
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is available only to people with disabilities who have already worked for a specified number of years, whereas Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is available to both people with disabilities and elderly people whose income does not exceed a specified amount.
In defining “disability,” the SSA will employ its own medical experts and/or claims examiners to evaluate your “residual functional capacity.”
“Joint ownership” in Alabama means if you own property with someone else in an arrangement that includes the “right of survivorship,” then the surviving owner will inherit all of the shared property.
No, Alabama does not allow transfer-on-death (TOD) deeds for real estate property.