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Dawda Mann Represents City of Southfield in Redevelopment Plans for Northland Mall Site

Dawda Mann acted as Brownfield Counsel for the City of Southfield, which received approval from the Michigan Strategic Fund (MSF) for an Act 381 Work Plan to assist in redeveloping the former Northland Mall on… Read More >

Significant Auto Industry Transaction: Dawda Mann Acts as Lead Counsel to The Suburban Collection Holdings, LLC

We are pleased to announce that on April 12, 2021, the lawyers at Dawda Mann represented The Suburban Collection Holdings, LLC, the historical leading volume auto dealer group in Michigan, and successfully completed the largest… Read More >

Transitioning Away from LIBOR: What’s Next?

The transition away from LIBOR, the abbreviation for the London Interbank Offered Rate, has left many asking, what is next? LIBOR is set to be phased out at the end of 2021. As of June… Read More >

Dawda Mann Attorneys Represent Alliance Benefit Group of Michigan in Merger with Sentinel Benefits & Financial Group

Dawda Mann attorneys Curt Mann, Chris Mann and Sam Kokoszka represented Alliance Benefit Group of Michigan, Inc. in their merger with Focus partner firm Sentinel Benefits & Financial group.   See the original press release HERE… 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 >

Navigating an Anti-Modification and Anti-Waiver Contract

By John Mucha. Setting the stage: You are about to enter into a contract and want to make sure the other party, in a year or two, does not attempt to claim that the terms… Read More >

What’s Mine Might Be, Legally, Yours

By: Erin Bowen Welch In its March 19, 2018 unanimous opinion, Marlette Auto Wash, LLC v Van Dyke SC Properties, LLC, the Michigan Supreme Court affirmed certain principles of Michigan case law regarding adverse possession… Read More >

Cash-Out Mergers – Exit Strategy for Deadlocked Majority Shareholders

By Ryan Olson I recently encountered two clients who were having trouble divesting a third minority shareholder out of their business.  The two clients together held a majority interest of a closely-held corporation and they… Read More >

Goodbye, Yellow Taxi

San Francisco is a town where people need rides. Between the population density on the island, the somewhat low per capita car ownership and the ubiquitous hills, hailing cabs has been a part of the… Read More >

Making a Decision about a Merger or Acquisition: What You Should Consider

Many times business owners are presented with an opportunity that can be fraught with wrong moves: whether to merge or acquire another business. Sometimes the business is a competitor and merging seems like a great… Read More >