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Archives for September 2018

16 Dawda Mann Attorneys Recognized as 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

The Super Lawyers selection process is multi-phased, which includes peer nominations and evaluations combined with third-party research. Attorneys are selected from over 70 practice areas and all firm sizes to ensure a credible and relevant… Read More >

Learning about the New Opportunity Zone Tax Incentive

By Jeffrey Moss. If you haven’t heard about the Opportunity Zone tax incentive yet, you will soon. The “Opportunity Zone” Program was created in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 with the creation… Read More >

Major Changes to Rules Governing the MDEQ

By Brian Considine. The New Gatekeepers at the MDEQ On June 28, 2018, Governor Snyder signed into law a package of bills intended to reign in the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (“DEQ”) which some… Read More >

Midwest Real Estate News—Best of the Best 2018

For the twelfth consecutive year, Dawda Mann has been ranked in the top 10 by Midwest Real Estate News as one of the top law firms. Best of the Best rankings are based upon the… Read More >

Starting a business? Follow these steps to protect your trademarks

By Brian Considine. In today’s ultra-competitive marketplace, a company’s name, branding elements and unique products/services are what distinguish it from thousands of other competing businesses. These trademarks and service marks can have enormous value for… Read More >

The Social Work-Net: The ins and outs of social media vetting practices

By Randal Cole. The impact and influence of social media has merged into every corner of both our personal and professional lives, and lines between the two have begun to blur. Employees and businesses alike… Read More >

Major Changes to Michigan’s Permitting Appeal Process—Part 1

By Brian Considine. On June 28 2018, Governor Snyder signed the Public Act 268 of 2018, which created a new Environmental Permit Review Commission and Environmental Review Panel. Background Prior to the Act, Michigan’s Administrative… Read More >