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Things to Know (About Us!): Lee Flaherty

Tucked away on Harriet Street in Ypsilanti, you will find a most unassuming building which houses a lot of heart. Hope Clinic was founded in 1982 as a Saturday morning walk-in clinic. In almost four decades, it has grown into a remarkable nonprofit o… Read More
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Spreading Awareness

Spreading Awareness

Did you know that in 2008, Congress declared the third week in October as National Estate Planning Awareness Week? Estate planning is a critical component of financial planning but is often overlooked or pushed off for “another day.” It has been… Read More
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With Thanks on Bosses Day

With Thanks on Bosses Day

When you spend your time with genuinely good people, you can consider yourself more than lucky. This is our great privilege every day. Nothing can make the workplace more enjoyable than leaders who are supportive, hardworking, and fair. Bosses like t… Read More
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Landmark Case Headed to t…

Landmark Case Headed to the Supreme Court

Last year, we covered Stephens v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., a 2018 Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals case holding that discrimination on the basis of transgender and transitioning status violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. As r… Read More
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Break a Leg!

Break a Leg!

You probably know “The Barn.” It is an iconic building in the heart of Farmington Hills. But have you taken the time to enjoy the artistry inside? What used to be a real dairy farm is now home to a state-of-the-art theater. And for over 60 years,… Read More
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Illinois Workplace Transp…

Illinois Workplace Transparency Act

On January 1, 2020, the “Workplace Transparency Act” will take effect in Illinois.  The Act is a sweeping piece of legislation designed to protect victims of harassment and discrimination in the workplace. It applies to nearly every employer in… Read More
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Being Exemplary

Being Exemplary

The Xemplar Club of Farmington & Farmington Hills might best be known for its participation in the Farmington Memorial Day Parade, but there is so much more to this organization. The Xemplar Club is made up of community leaders with an objective… Read More
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The Resurgence of Prenups

The Resurgence of Prenups

Prenuptial agreements (also referred to as antenuptial agreements) are contracts entered into by a couple before marriage that determine in advance the relative rights of the individuals to assets and support in the event of death or divorce. While i… Read More
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By the Light of the Moon

By the Light of the Moon

As the leaves start to fall and the air starts to cool, Wright Beamer is proud to sponsor this year’s Harvest Moon Celebration! Festivities take place in Sundquist Pavilion in Riley Park, beginning this evening and continuing through Saturday.… Read More
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"Leave, or I'll Shoot"

Michigan courts have authored several landmark decisions having national significance.  One of the most famous is Pond v. People, which clarified the principle of self-defense and the defense of others. In 1859, Augustus Pond and his family spent th… Read More
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