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July 22, 2019

Cass Cook, partner at Jaffe, Raitt, Heuer, & Weiss PC, is speaking at the electrical training ALLIANCE's National Training Institute (NTI) on July 30 at 9 a.m. at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. His seventh year participating at the NTI, Cook ...

MY TURN: Late magistrate beat the 'drum' for good causes

July 22, 2019

A decade ago at a Straker Bar Association event, I was privileged to meet A. Kay Stanfield Spinks, who was nearing the final days of her career as a magistrate with the 46th District Court in Southfield. She had spent 23 years in the magistrate’s role ...

COMMENTARY: Impending divorce puts winner in bind

July 22, 2019

By Marie E. Matyjaszek To most people, winning the lottery is a dream come true. You may have a lot more “friends” than you used to, but winners are thrilled to be able to share their good fortune with loved ones and enrich their family’s ...

The Economic Blueprint

July 22, 2019

A journey to the future: Robots and 401(k)s Every couple months my wife makes the dreaded phone call. She knows what to expect because it’s the same thing every time. First she will interact with a machine, then she will speak with an equally incompetent ...

Analysis: Expanding the definition of 'protected class' nationwide

July 22, 2019

By Lynn A. Kappelman, Renate M. Walker and Hillary J. Massey BridgeTower Media Newswires   There was a time when human resources practitioners and employment attorneys could list the “protected classes” — groups of people protected from ...

THE EXPERT WITNESS: Sufficient affluence/sustainable economy

July 22, 2019

Economics for everyone (episode five) By John F. Sase, Ph.D. Gerard J. Senick, general editor Julie G. Sase, copy editor “In the final analysis, the question of why bad things happen to good people transmutes itself into some very different questions, ...