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Archives for October 2018

Erin Bowen Welch Receives Up & Coming Lawyers Recognition

Erin Bowen Welch has been named to the “Up & Coming Lawyers” Class of 2018 by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Up & Coming Lawyers are legal practitioners who are establishing a name for themselves, go above and beyond,… Read More >

John Mucha Serves as Faculty Member for ICLE’s Deposition Skills Workshop

John Mucha recently served as a faculty member for The Institute of Continuing Legal Education’s (ICLE) Deposition Skills Workshop held at St. John’s Conference Center in Plymouth on September 20-21, 2018. Mr. Mucha has been… Read More >

Michigan’s New Environmental Science Advisory Board

By Brian Considine. On October 4, 2018, Governor Snyder appointed members to the newly created Environmental Science Advisory Board. The individuals are: Kimberlee Kearfott, professor of nuclear engineering and radiological sciences, biomedical engineering and applied… Read More >

Retailers Compete to fill the Toys ‘R’ Us vacuum

By Steve McLinden Todd Schafer provided insight in a October 2018 Shopping Centers Today article discussing retailers competing to fill the Toys ‘R’ Us spaces. He stated that because Target has an inordinately high number of… Read More >

Everything You Need to Know About Michigan Employment Arbitration Agreements

By Nina Abboud. Given the length, formality, and cost of litigation, employers are turning to arbitration to resolve disputes. Arbitration is a private process with a neutral third party as the decision maker. Employees also… Read More >

Avoiding Unintended Contract Modifications

By John Mucha. One of the frustrating aspects of contractual agreements is how often seemingly ironclad language can be rendered null and void by verbal statements—even when the underlying contract contains language requiring contract modifications… Read More >

Taking A Closer Look at the Right of First Refusal, the Right of First Offer and the Option to Purchase

By Erin Bowen Welch. Like any other business transaction, negotiating a commercial real estate purchase agreement or lease can be a complex process with a wide range of nuances and complexities that need to be… Read More >