The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled in favor of NOVA against VA finding VA acted unlawfully in 2011 with respect to the application of a regulation which deprived veterans of due process. The court held, “[t]he unwarranted denial of benefits means real-world consequences to veterans. Promises of hypothetical relief do not pay for food or provide needed medical care.” The Order went on to note that “VA’s conduct and written communications refute its assertions that its violations were unintentional,” concluding that “VA was well aware of [its] commitment and intentionally elected not to fulfill it.” Read Full Press Release Here
Mr. Finkelstein is the Managing Partner of Finkelstein & Partners, LLP. He has become a noted consumer activist through his representation of injured individuals against corporate wrongdoers and irresponsible parties.
An accomplished litigator, Mr. Finkelstein has represented Plaintiffs in wrongful death and catastrophic personal injury cases. He has successfully handled dozens of multi-million dollar cases.