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Opening Day

Opening Day

Around here, the heart of summer beats at the Farmington Farmers Market. As the market prepared to open last year, focus was on the safety of the community. All of the efforts to keep everyone safe paid off as 2020 marked record-breaking attendance.… Read More
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The Hazards of DIY

The Hazards of DIY

Do-it-yourself estate planning is the gift that keeps on giving. To attorneys, that is. A married client recently came in to see me. He had used one of the online document preparation services to create a revocable living trust for himself. When I re… Read More
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Things to Know (About Us!…

Things to Know (About Us!): Lauren Woirol

When everything changed last year, many felt motivated to do more to support the people in their community who were struggling, especially those facing food insecurity. It was out of that desire to help that Lasagna Love was born. Lasagna Love began… Read More
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Biden’s Infrastructure…

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Boosts Labor Unions

What do roads and bridges have to do with labor unions? Quite a lot potentially. President Biden’s American Jobs Plan (a proposed two trillion-dollar investment in traditional steel and concrete infrastructure but also in job creation and labor law… Read More
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Plant a Tree

Plant a Tree

At Wright Beamer, we try to build a business that gives back in meaningful ways. On this Earth Day, we are proud to partner with One Tree Planted, a nonprofit dedicated to global reforestation. Its mission is to make it easier for individuals and bus… Read More
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A Man Named Brady

A Man Named Brady

These days, families come in all shapes and sizes. Blended families are even more common now than ever. And without proper planning, it can be easier than you think to unintentionally disinherit your children. We all know the story about Mike and Car… Read More
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A Token of Gratitude

A Token of Gratitude

Every Wednesday of the last full week of April, we take time to recognize the immeasurable efforts of our administrative professionals. While the observance was started years ago for different reasons, these days “Administrative Professional’s Da… Read More
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Protecting Your Pets with…

Protecting Your Pets with Estate Planning

This is Fred. He is a very good boy who loves walks, cuddles, and bacon. Being a responsible pet owner not only requires giving Fred lots of love (and snacks), but also ensuring that someone will step in if I am no longer able to care for him. Your e… Read More
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Down to a Fine Art

Down to a Fine Art

Michigan Opera Theatre is planning its great return! Like so many things, Michigan Opera Theatre’s season ended unexpectedly last year. Shutdowns and restrictions dimmed the lights of the performing arts across Michigan and the nation. Yuval Sharon… Read More
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A Joke Is Just a Joke...…

A Joke Is Just a Joke... Right?

April Fools’ Day can be an opportunity for harmless fun, but it can also create the risk of vicarious liability for unsuspecting employers. The general rule is that an isolated joke, without more, will not give rise to liability for harassment or d… Read More
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