Columns

MY TURN: His 'Rules of Life' offer a roadmap for all to follow

October 19, 2018

A longtime friend, who has enjoyed a successful career of presenting leadership programs for executives of Fortune 500 companies, celebrated a milestone birthday earlier this year. The occasion for Ron Potter was marked by the publication of his “12 ...

COMMENTARY: What does it mean to be an American?

October 19, 2018

By Lee H. Hamilton Tell me: What does it actually mean to be an American? In the press of day-to-day events and amid the ongoing tumult of politics, we don’t think about this much. Yet it’s a crucial question, one that each generation in this ...

EXPERT WITNESS: The economics of music for attorneys and others: A redux (part three)

October 19, 2018

By John F. Sase, Ph.D. Gerard J. Senick, general editor Julie G. Sase, copyeditor “There’s a great Duke Ellington quote, ‘There are only two types of music—good music and bad music...’ I experienced this last week! Here I ...

Legal People

October 19, 2018

Plunkett Cooney recently expanded its business law department with the addition of attorney Adel Fakhouri. A member of the firm's Bloomfield Hills office, Fakhouri focuses his practice in the area of business transactions, start-ups and formation, real ...

How to spot a con: When opportunity comes knocking

October 19, 2018

By Samuel Damren Psychics are a staple role for con-artists.  The lure of communicating with the departed, of foreseeing the future and the favor of good Fortune are compelling attractions for many potential  marks.  The ruse is also impenetrable ...

Acclaimed artist maintains 'focus' for a world to see

October 19, 2018

By Tom Kirvan Legal News It has been said that there is no inspiration quite like a deadline. Carole Kabrin, courtroom sketch artist extraordinaire, can fully appreciate the truism, as evidenced by her skill at slaying the deadline dragon for the likes of ...