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Preparing for a winning mediation

September 29, 2016

Robert E.L. Wright, Professional Resolution Experts of Michigan Mediation is increasingly gaining acceptance as the preferred method of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in Michigan courts. In my law school days, there were no courses on ADR, let alone ...

Recent law school grads, put your best skill forward

September 29, 2016

Edward Poll, BridgeTower Media Newswires Hard times seem like a distant memory to many people who suffered through the Great Recession in late 2007 to 2010. Nevertheless, the news for law graduates is not exactly rosy. According to a recent New York Times ...

Finding the right credit card for a free vacation

September 29, 2016

Scott Mayerowitz, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - Many frequent fliers are buzzing about the latest travel rewards credit card - one that comes with a hefty $450 annual fee but offers a juicy 100,000 point bonus at sign-up. Rewards cards lure us in with dreams ...

5 tips for selecting the right health benefits

September 29, 2016

Joe Ochipinti, BridgeTower Media Newswires Fall signals the start of many annual traditions a new school year, football season, and holidays such as Halloween and Thanksgiving. Fall is also the season for another important annual tradition: open enrollment, ...

Tech addicts, get help!

September 29, 2016

Spencer Farris, The Levison Group "My name is Spencer Farris, and I am a tech addict." I am addicted to gadgets. A high tech redneck. When asked if I am a nerd or a geek, my answer, stolen from my youngest son, is that I prefer geek to nerd. Or dork. ...

Former race car driver uses head motions to control car's direction

September 29, 2016

Dear Mr. Berko: Is there a group called the Plunge Protection Team that is part of the Federal Reserve and is supposed to prevent stock crashes and allow the administration to manipulate the prices of stocks and commodities? — BW, Bethlehem, Pa. Dear ...