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What if I was denied regular unemployment and then won my case?

Produced by Greater Boston Legal Services
Reviewed February 2023

You still get 20 weeks to apply starting with the week after you got your winning decision. This can happen even if you won your case more than one year after you first applied for unemployment.

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