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Charitable gift or bribe?

September 13, 2019

Lori Loughlin’s legal case rests on a dubious claim By Doug White Last week Lori Loughlin, the actress, and her husband, the designer Mossimo Giannulli, may have provided a glimpse of their defense strategy when they go to court in connection with payments ...

Helmet law repeal worth another look

September 13, 2019

Tom Kirvan Legal News, Editor-in-Chief Wind-whip­ped hair on Michigan highways and byways became commonplace in 2012, despite proof positive that it is indeed hazardous to your health. Seven years ago the Michigan Legislature voted to allow motorcyclists ...

Shrimp Gazpacho

September 13, 2019

As the weather soars near the triple digits, and food cravings hover somewhere between ice cream and beer, there is one local delicacy that satisfies not only the need to cool down that hot body, but is also light and healthy. That would be the shrimp gazpacho ...

Alternatives to traditional divorce

September 13, 2019

By Andrea Badalucco Is there a better way to divorce? Any sort of upheaval in your personal life, and potentially in your business life, is less than desirable. Are there solutions that provide a better alternative to divorce? Divorce can be a streamlined ...

What's in a name?

September 13, 2019

If you need any further proof that legislators are deep in the pocket of their corporate lobbyists, and line up to kiss them up to prove their fealty, look no further than the new laws that are sweeping the nation. In just a few short months, no fewer than ...

Cranachan and Honey

September 13, 2019

My mother taught me many lessons about food. Rule number one: when dining out, she didn’t rely on the menu. She would instead walk around the restaurant and look at everyone’s food. If something caught her eye, she would politely interrupt and ...