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  1. Are non-U.S. residents and third-country nationals covered under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  2. Can any attorney handle my Defense Base Act (DBA) case?
  3. How are my disability benefits calculated under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  4. How do attorney fees work under the Defense Base Act (DBA) and will I have to pay my attorney
  5. How do I estimate the value of my future compensation benefits?
  6. How do I file a claim for compensation for injuries sustained under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  7. How do I file a death benefits claim?
  8. How do I file documents from overseas for my Defense Base Act (DBA) claim?
  9. How do I obtain compensation for my injuries under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  10. How do I obtain medical treatment for my injuries under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  11. How do I prove my injury occurred in a Zone of Special Danger under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  12. How is the compensation rate determined under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  13. How long do I have to notify my employer of my injury and to file a Defense Base Act (DBA) claim?
  14. I was injured in Antarctica. Am I covered under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  15. If I am a non-U.S. citizen or third-country national, can the employer/carrier legally reduce the amount of benefits I receive?
  16. If I cannot return to work overseas, what are my options?
  17. What benefits are available under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  18. What if an employer fails to pay me as required by the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  19. What is “public works”?
  20. What is a Notice of Controversion and how does it affect my Defense Base Act (DBA) case?
  21. What is the difference between “nature” and “extent” of disability under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  22. What is the maximum compensation rate?
  23. What should I do if I get injured on the job under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  24. Where are Defense Base Act (DBA) claims filed and who administers them?
  25. Who is covered under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  26. Who is eligible to receive death benefits under the Defense Base Act (DBA)?
  27. Why should I hire you for my Defense Base Act (DBA) claim?
  28. Will you represent me for my Defense Base Act (DBA) claim if I live outside the United States?