Achieving Results, Exceeding Expectations

Just because you can handwrite your will doesn’t mean you should: Lessons from Aretha Franklin

by Jackie Culler When Aretha Franklin died last year, many were shocked to hear that the Queen of Soul had not left behind a will or trust with instructions for how to handle her estate,… Read More >

PFAS and Professional Baseball

by Brian Considine You have probably heard many concerns being raised about something called PFAS. PFAS stands for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, which are a group of widely used compounds that have been used in… Read More >

Leading Lawyers Magazine Names 17 Dawda Mann Attorneys as Leading Lawyers

17 Dawda Mann attorneys have been recognized by Leading Lawyers Magazine as 2019 Leading Lawyers in their respected legal practice areas. The following attorneys were recognized: Paul A. Bringer: Real Estate Law: Commercial; Real Estate… Read More >

Michigan’s new cyberbullying law goes into effect March 27

On December 27, 2018, Governor Snyder signed Public Act 457 into law to prohibit cyberbullying in the State of Michigan. Effective March 27, 2019, cyberbullying is now a crime under Michigan law. According to this… Read More >

Infographic: A first year overview road trip on the Michigan Paid Medical Leave Act (MPMLA)

Curtis J. Mann Receives Leader In The Law Recognition

Curt Mann has been recognized as a 2019 Leader in the Law. Each year, 30 lawyers from across the state are selected as “Leaders in the Law” by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.  This group of lawyers are honored, among… Read More >

Supreme Court rules in favor of independent contractors in arbitration decision

By Jaclyn Culler On January 15, 2019, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously in the case of New Prime Inc. v. Oliveira that independent contractors working in interstate commerce (e.g., the transportation industry) may not be forced into… Read More >

Dawda Mann Sponsors Delegation of French Start-up Companies

Dawda Mann was the platinum sponsor of a delegation of eight innovative French start-up companies that visited Detroit and Toronto. These companies, which specialize in “Smart Factory” technology, were visiting as part of a program organized… Read More >

IRS Unveils Pilot Project to Prevent Fraud

Year after year, we hear about tax-related identity theft, which is both a complicated and widespread problem for millions of individual and business taxpayers, as well as for the IRS. The ID theft typically involves… Read More >