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Must-have Apple Watch and iPhone apps for lawyers

November 22, 2017

Nicole Black, BridgeTower Media Newswires The iPhone celebrated its 10-year anniversary this year. In 2017, a decade after its release, it’s still the most popular smartphone with lawyers according to the recently released American Bar Association’s ...

The stock market isn't what it used to be

November 22, 2017

David Peartree, BridgeTower Media Newswires Today’s U.S stock market is very different from the stock market of 40 or even 20 years ago. To start, the universe of publicly traded stocks has become much smaller. There are fewer listed stocks than in ...

Counselor's Corner: The impact we can have on others

November 22, 2017

Fred Cavaiani On Saturday I was at Ford Field with 66,000 other people. I attended a mass where Fr. Solanus Casey OFM Cap., a humble and compassionate man who died in 1957, was beatified. This is the last step before being proclaimed a saint in the Catholic ...

Medtronic, si or no?

November 22, 2017

Dear Mr. Berko: I’m writing for a 46-year-old friend of mine who escaped Cuba and came to the U.S. in 1981. I told him to write to you, and he did so in Spanish (he doesn’t speak English) to ask what to do with the 319 shares of Medtronic PLC stock ...

Legal People

November 22, 2017

Foster Swift Foster Swift attorneys Alexander A. Ayar, Julie I. Fershtman, Lisa J. Hamameh, Frank T. Mamat, and Jonathan H. Schwartz have been named to the 2018 Top Lawyers list by DBusiness magazine, Detroit’s premier business journal. Ayar is listed ...

Is any other part of the ­arancini edible?

November 22, 2017

There I was, at yet another fundraiser, with the usual array of tired hors d’oeuvres, forgotten at the end of the room. Nonetheless, having not eaten dinner, I wandered over to inspect-igate. There were the vegetables and dip, the leathery beef skewers, ...