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Petitioning the court for a name change

April 22, 2014

 Cyndi A. Trembley, The Daily Record Newswire What’s in a name? While it may be true that we can’t choose our relatives, it is equally true that we don’t get to choose our birth names. Presumably most people settle in and accept their ...

Will lawyers take advantage of wearable tech?

April 22, 2014

 Nicole Black, The Daily Record Newswire Wearable technology: it’s been the topic of discussion in technology circles for some time now. Pundits have forecasted that in 2014 there will be a rapid uptick in the use of wearable technologies such ...

The benefit of consolidating student loan debt

April 22, 2014

 Michelle Hicks, The Daily Record Newswire According to the Project on Student Loan Debt, 71 percent of U.S. college seniors who graduated in 2012 (the most recently posted statics) had an average of $29,400 in student loan debt. This is the second highest ...

Sports in the Courts

April 22, 2014

 View of players as chattel may not survive challenge Nick Roumel Nacht, Roumel, Salvatore, Blanchard, and Walker PC Last month my colleague and co-columnist Ned Macey brought you up to speed on the petition of the Northwestern University football players, ...

Money is bad! Money is good!

April 22, 2014

 David Strom, The Daily Record Newswire It’s a perennial complaint from the left: Politics is awash in “big money,” and something has to be done about it. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and just about every Washington Democrat regularly ...

How to plan, prepare for a new firm website

April 22, 2014

 Vanessa Schaefer, The Daily Record Newswire Creating a new law firm website can be a daunting project. Like building a house, if the planning stage is not carefully executed, the design and building can be rife with problems, running overtime and over-budget. By ...