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Could the State Be Holdin…

Could the State Be Holding Your Property?

Have you ever searched your name or the name of a loved one on the Michigan Unclaimed Property webpage?  We always do a name search when a family retains our firm after a loved one has died, and I even search my own name every few years.  The Uncla… Read More
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An Achievement for All

An Achievement for All

Junior Achievement USA believes that every child holds limitless potential. That’s why since 1919 this incredible organization has been “dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for t… Read More
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Arbitration Explained

Arbitration Explained

Last month, Evan Chall and I wrapped up an arbitration hearing on behalf of a corporate client and several of its key employees.  We had been litigating the matter for over a year, and it proved to be one of the rare cases that proceeded all the way… Read More
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Turkey Day Truths

Turkey Day Truths

Although Thanksgiving is a long-standing tradition, there might be a few things you still don’t know about the holiday. As you prepare to gather around with family and friends, let us leave you with some fun legal facts to share over the dinner tab… Read More
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Top Lawyers of Metro Detr…

Top Lawyers of Metro Detroit

We are pleased to announce that all of the attorneys at Wright Beamer attorneys have been honored by DBusiness Magazine as Top Lawyers for 2020! The annual list is developed based on peer reviews by thousands of attorneys across Oakland, Macomb, Wayn… Read More
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“Stop Harassing Me!”

“Stop Harassing Me!”

From time to time, prospective clients inquire: “I’m being harassed at work – do I have a legal claim?”  The answer depends in large part on the nature of the perceived harassment.  It is well known that sexual harassment – whether based… Read More
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A Time to Give Back

A Time to Give Back

On Monday, we all took a moment to reflect on the commitment and sacrifices of American service members, past and present, including our favorite veteran, Wright Beamer’s own Duane Reynolds. One organization that is always thinking about the vetera… Read More
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Trademark Troublemakers

Trademark Troublemakers

The information you submit to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) during the trademark registration process is public record and will eventually become accessible to anyone who seeks it out. This can include your contact information… Read More
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Things to Know (About Us!…

Things to Know (About Us!): Dirk Beamer

A few years back, Jessica and Dirk Beamer placed bids on several items at a silent auction and fundraiser for the Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce.  They left the event with an African Safari “in the bag.”  Finding the right… Read More
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New Overtime Rules Are Co…

New Overtime Rules Are Coming (and Coming and Coming...)

State of Michigan and federal laws governing the payment of employees are some of the most complicated laws we deal with. Federal wage and hour laws typically set the minimums which are often increased under state mandates. New rules promulgated by t… Read More
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