August 18, 2010

    1. Expert Witness: Animal Spirits - An approach to behavioral economics
    2. Expert Witness: Wasn't for bad luck...
    3. Taking Stock: Bonds and Congress
    4. Local Voice: McCormick should decrease lawsuits
    5. The Firm: Succession planning a must for solos


    1. National Round Up


    1. State Round Up


    1. Profile in Brief: Attorney serves important role on Physician Certification Board
    2. Trading places: Defense attorney makes move to federal prosecutor's office
    3. State - Court of Appeals applies Apex Rule in Alberto v. Toyota
    4. Business - Housing construction in July rises 1.7 percent Applications for building permits at 14-month low
    5. Business - Wholesale prices rise on higher food costs Weak economy not triggering price increases
    6. Business - Real Estate Gov't starts talks about new mortgage system Geithner calls 'failures that produced the system' bipartisan
    7. Business - Real Estate Late mortgage payments spike in 2Q vs year ago Still, some see signs of recovery in terms of delinquency
    8. Nation - Massachusetts Lorillard says not liable for smoker's addiction
    9. Nation - California Judge frees thief who got 25 years on 3rd strike Man was arrested for trying to break into a church kitchen
    10. Nation - Playing by the rules Review reveals laws on sports agents rarely enforced
    11. State - Muskegon Residents with big dreams start film company Goal is to show that Muskegon can 'grow and thrive'
    12. State - Lake Ann Outhouses are in Retired welder, builder now constructs fancy outhouses
    13. State - State Bar Annual Meeting planned to take place Sept. 29 through Oct. 1
    14. State - Pro Bono Month calls attention to unmet legal needs of the poor
    15. Daily Briefs (Aug 18)