Monthly Archives: August 2016

Social Security Disability (SSDI) v. Supplemental Security Income (SSI)

People are often confused about what federal programs are available to them if they develop a disability. The Social Security Administration offers two programs to those who suffer from a disability. These programs both provide financial assistance to a person with a disability. (SSI), otherwise known as Supplemental Security Income, is a poverty based program […]

Collaboration With Students

At the law firm of Basiliere, Thompson, Bissett, Castonia, and Swardenski­­­, LLP.,  one of our primary objectives is to give back to our local community.  We are especially committed to children, and the importance of education.  To this end, we entered into an internship program with the University of Wisconsin – Madison several years ago. […]