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Archives for February 2016

TRID: The 4 letter word you better understand

TRID stands for the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure. TILA is the Truth in Lending Act and RESPA is Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act. Both TILA and RESPA were consumer protection regulations, originally designed to protect home… Read More >

FBI vs. Apple and the Rights and Limits of Privacy

  Perhaps you have been watching the dance between Tim Cook, CEO of Apple and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Ostensibly, they are fighting over one phone. But it’s much more complicated than that. THE… Read More >

Exempt or Not-Exempt: That is the Question and the Answers are Changing

The Department of Labor (DOL) is proposing changes to the federal regulations that deal with overtime pay, particularly regarding exempt and non exempt employees. An exempt employee (who must be primarily an executive, administrative or… Read More >

Michigan Cloud Tax Evaporates Somewhat, Refunds Could Follow

The Michigan Department of Treasury is now required to change  its tune with regard to remote access to software, commonly known as “cloud access” or “cloud software” In the recently adjudicated case Auto-Owners Ins. Co…. Read More >