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Experts offer thoughts on promise, pitfalls of ­mining social media

February 20, 2018

Kris Olson, BridgeTower Media Newswires You may harbor no desire to tweet or post Facebook status updates. But if you remain in the dark as to how your cases can be affected by the trove of content being posted to social media sites by clients, adversaries, ...

Johnson & Johnson and talcum

February 20, 2018

Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 300 shares of Johnson & Johnson on your recommendation at $106 in April 2017 and have a 23-point profit. I bought it for the long term, and as you advised, I used Charles Schwab, which saved me a fortune on commissions. I paid ...

A Polish family recipe

February 20, 2018

It’s amazing what you can find out about your spouse, even after many years of marriage. One recent evening, we were making small talk with friends and I happened to mention that my wife was ¼ Polish. She turned to me, bewildered. “No, I’m ...

A lawyer's checklist for starting a project in a strong position

February 20, 2018

Sean Gay, BridgeTower Media Newswires The start of construction is the culmination of significant effort on the part of the owner, designers, contractors and others. It is an exciting – and often hectic – time. However, in the rush to get started, ...

Corporate tax changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

February 20, 2018

Joshua E. Gewolb, BridgeTower Media Newswires The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act made major changes to the corporate income tax, including a dramatic rate cut from almost 40% to 21%. You have seen the headlines: Corporate tax rates slashed! The changes are indeed ...

Legal People

February 20, 2018

Bodman PLC Bodman PLC is pleased to announce that Laurence B. Deitch, a member of the firm’s Business and Real Estate practice groups and chair of the Automotive and Industrial Team, has received the 2018 Client Choice Award from Lexology/International ...