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Punctuation can be pivotal in interpreting text

June 22, 2017

Ryan W. Marth and Steven P. Safranski, BridgeTower Media Newswires It's not often that a circuit court decision parsing statutory language in a state overtime-pay statute makes national headlines, and even less often that the decision in question hangs on ...

Dycom is a can't-miss stock

June 22, 2017

Dear TG: As promised in my most recent column, here are my thoughts on Dycom Industries. Dycom (DY-$90.19) is a good conservative long-term investment. In late 2008, I bought 1,000 shares of Dycom at $5.05 as a speculation based on information from a reliable ...

Creating truth in a postmodern world Why sex abuse allegations are so hard to defend

June 22, 2017

"ESTRAGON: Nothing to be done. "VLADIMIR: I'm beginning to come round to that opinion. All my life I've tried to put it from me, saying Vladimir, be reasonable, you haven't yet tried everything..." -"Waiting for Godot" Opening of Act I Samuel ...

Know what you want and select the right process

June 22, 2017

Edmund J. Sikorski Jr. The choice of which dispute resolution process to use boils down to answering one basic question: Do you want to actively participate in the resolution outcome or do you want someone else to impose a solution upon you? The answer will ...

Creating truth in a postmodern world ? Why sex abuse allegations are so hard to defend

June 22, 2017

Michael G. Brock “ESTRAGON: Nothing to be done. “VLADIMIR: I’m beginning to come round to that opinion. All my life I’ve tried to put it from me, saying Vladimir, be reasonable, you haven’t yet tried everything...” —“Waiting ...

The perplexity of the ­complacent class within the eternitesimality of time is quietly spreading

June 22, 2017

By John F. Sase, Ph.D. Gerard J. Senick, general editor Julie Gale Sase, copyeditor “As we walked through deep pine forests on a silver winter’s morn / “We talked with tribal elders in the most subdued of tones / “Of how the houses ...