Daily Briefs

 Annual Pryder Cup held Aug. 1 at Scalawags Golf Club in Chesterfield

The 2014 7th Annual Pryder Cup, featuring a match between the Wayne County Probate Bar Association and the?Macomb County Probate Bar Association, was held Aug. 1 at the Scalawags Golf Club in Chesterfield. The competition featuring two person teams from each bar association resulted in Wayne County Barristers triumphing over the Macomb County Barristers 62.5 to 45.5.

The Wayne County participants included Justin Lanham, Judge Martin T. Maher, Rodney Glenn, Les Braverman, Michael Colton, Walter Sakowski, Mike Gemette, Ed Herrgard, Charles Bolden, John Sarotte and Perry Koslowski.
Special thanks is given to Dave Forrest, Sakowski’s Macomb County counterpart, for his diligent work in setting up the event. The course was in great shape and a pleasure to play despite a short rain delay, according to Sakowski, who also offered special thanks to the Legal News for sponsoring the event.
 

Monroe County prosecutors reviewing missing woman case 

MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Monroe County prosecutors say they have received a sheriff’s department report about a woman reported missing and found a day later and could decide this week whether to file charges.
Chief Assistant Prosecutor Joseph Costello Jr. says officials are reviewing the report received Monday. It details the case of the 18-year-old who authorities say claimed she was abducted Aug. 7 in Bedford Township, just north of Ohio, and was found safe 16 hours later in the Detroit suburb of Ecorse.
Costello wouldn’t discuss potential charges but says prosecutors have “an open mind.” He added a decision is possible by the end of the week.
Ecorse police have said she lied about being abducted and want Wayne County prosecutors to charge her. A department spokeswoman says officials haven’t received any reports.
 

Nemeth Law founder listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2015

Patricia Nemeth, founder of Nemeth Law, P.C., a Detroit-based labor and employment law firm, has been selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America015. Nemeth was recognized in the practice areas of Employment Law - Management; Labor Law – Management; and Litigation- Labor and Employment.
Nemeth founded Nemeth Law as a solo practitioner in 1992. The firm now has 13 attorneys and is the largest woman-owned law firm in Michigan to exclusively represent management in the prevention, resolution and litigation of labor and employment disputes. 
 Nemeth holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and a Juris Doctorate and LLM in Labor Law from Wayne State University School of Law. 

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