THE HAAS RULING


Status of Haas Ruling

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Haas v. Peake

but don't give up the ship



On December 29, NVLSP Filed
Response to VA Opposition


VA Files Opposition Brief with the Supreme Court


On November 21, an Amicus Brief was filed by
The American Legion, Military Order of the Purple Heart, and United Spinal Association


Writ Filed 10/17
Seeking Review by the Supreme Court
in Haas Case

Information on the Supreme Court Rules


Oct 9 - Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
DENIES rehearing of Haas Case


September 12, 2008 -
VA file Opposition to NVLSP's petition for re-hearing .


The American Legion, Military Order of the Purple Heart, and United Spinal Association
file an Amici Curiae Brief
in support of Commander Haas’ petition
for rehearing.


Attorneys for Commander Haas file
Petition for Rehearing with the Federal Circuit

Download the pdf of the filing here


John Wells files Amicus Brief for the ReHearing

Federal Circuit Court reinstates ruling in favor of DVA
and remands to the Court of Appeals for Veteran Claims

Download the Ruling of May 8, 2008

NVLSP has Appeal in process - Stay tuned

Weitz Morgan Newsletter Special Edition

"Lost at Sea: The Vietnam “Blue Water Navy” Vets Case"


Sailors' victory reversed in Agent Orange-related cases by Tom Philpott



A Brief Summary of the Issues
surrounding the NVLSP law suit in favor of
Blue Water Sailors and VA disability compensation



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