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Things to Know (About Us!): Heather Brenneman Miles

If you recently passed through Elkhart County, Indiana, you may have been lucky enough to catch one of the nation’s largest 4-H county fairs! The 4‑H organization began more than 100 years ago, and since then, it has become the nation’s largest… Read More
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Beware of the Promises Yo…

Beware of the Promises You Make

Some time ago, a client of mine signed an agreement to sell real estate that he co-owned with his wife. Unfortunately, he failed to consult with her beforehand. When she refused to go along with the sale, my client tried to get out of the deal by arg… Read More
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In the Neighborhood

In the Neighborhood

Farmington-Farmington Hills Neighborhood House will reimagine its gala this year! A large portion of the financial support for Neighborhood House comes from its annual fundraising gala, which also includes the announcement of the Dick Tupper Communit… Read More
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SAFE Haven

SAFE Haven

Kathy Spray and Lee Flaherty recently collected toys for Stuffed Animals for Emergencies (SAFE). The Stuffed Animals for Emergencies organization began as a community service project for a beauty pageant. It continues today with a mission of providin… Read More
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The Complications of Cons…

The Complications of Conservatorships

During last month’s hearing, Britney Spears gave an emotional plea to the California Superior Court to finally end her 13-year conservatorship. In recent time, the #FreeBritney conversation has brought light to the issue of conservatorships, and ho… Read More
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Above Par

Above Par

In a couple of weeks, amateur golfers of every skill level will come together to support the Farmington/Farmington Hills Optimist Club. This year marks the 30th annual Orrie Donley Golf Outing at the Farmington Hills Golf Club. Things will kick off w… Read More
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Commercial Landlords &…

Commercial Landlords & Cannabis Leases

Tenants who intend to operate a marijuana business must negotiate for substantial changes to the boilerplate provisions of the landlord’s form lease. There are several factors to consider when navigating a new lease: Most leases allow the landl… Read More
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Basics of Noncompete Agreements

After the signing of a new executive order, Dirk Beamer digs in on some basics of noncompete agreements Read More
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A Farmington Favorite

A Farmington Favorite

This weekend will see the return of a summertime favorite: the Greater Farmington Founders Festival! Celebrating its 57th year, the Founders Festival is back after being canceled last year. The event will kick off tonight in downtown Farmington with… Read More
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Hoping for the Best

Hoping for the Best

During a recent morning commute, I listened to an informative interview with former Michigan Lt. Governor, Brian Calley, who is now the president of the Small Business Association of Michigan (SBAM). During the interview, Mr. Calley summarized a rece… Read More
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