The VA has recently launched the new appeals process under the Appeals Management Act. Check out this article about how this new claims process will work and the different paths your appeal can take.

https://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/02/14/va-roll-out-new-claims-appeals-process-next-week.html?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=ebb%2015.02.19&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief