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COMMENTARY: Can a Christian flag fly at city hall: The Supreme Court will have to decide

January 18, 2022

By Mark Satta Wayne State University (THE CONVERSATION) - There are three flagpoles outside Boston City Hall. One flies the United States flag. Another flies the Massachusetts state flag. What can and can't fly from the third is an issue being taken up ...

COMMENTARY: Mass shootings - Can school officials (ever) be held accountable?

January 18, 2022

By A. Vince Colella It has been 22 years since the mass shooting at Col­um­bine High School in Colorado. On that fateful day, Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris murdered 12 students. At the time, the shooting was believed to be an aberration rather than ...

Legal People ...

January 18, 2022

Varnum is pleased to announce that Edward Gusky, Ziyad Hermiz, and Maureen Rouse-Ayoub and have been elected to the firm's partnership, reflecting growth in the firm's Birmingham and Novi offices. Gusky is a member of the Real Estate Team and is based in ...

MY TURN: Author of 'Anatomy' remained true to his legal way with words

January 18, 2022

Whenever the topic of great courtroom dramas is discussed, the top 10 list invariably includes "To Kill a Mockingbird," "Witness for the Prosecution," "The Verdict," "A Few Good Men," "A Time to Kill," "Philadelphia," ...

COMMENTARY: How to show team members you care

January 18, 2022

By Christopher F. Earley BridgeTower Media Newswires "The leaders who get the most out of their people are the leaders who care most about their people." - Simon Sinek The success of any law firm hinges on its people. No successful law firm was ...

COMMENTARY: Law Firm planning - Five ways to get ready for the new year

January 18, 2022

By Nicole Black BridgeTower Media Newswires   Now that 2022 is here, is your law firm ready for whatever may come now that COVID-19 surges are occurring all around the country, and the Omicron variant is a looming threat? With mask mandates once again ...