Columns

The role of the judge in our society

April 26, 2017

Steven I. Platt, BridgeTower Media Newswires The confirmation process of Justice Neil M. Gorsuch is evidence that judicial confirmation hearings in this “Age of Trump” may uniquely focus on what role judges should play in our society and how they ...

Investing in Stein Mart

April 26, 2017

Dear Mr. Berko: Why has Stein Mart done so badly in the past 10 years? What is wrong with the company? Does it really yield 11 percent? My stockbroker suggested I buy 5,000 shares "because it's a good gamble!" - PE, Oklahoma City Dear PE: The company's ...

Forgotten empathy and diminished hope: A view point on immigration in America

April 26, 2017

Henry E. Ibe Collins Einhorn Farrell PC Immigration is one of the fundamental issues in America in which a great divide exists, as evidenced by the different stands taken by the candidates in the 2016 presidential election. This divide has only been compounded ...

Is your office a victim of fraud? The top 10 red flags

April 26, 2017

Thomas Horne, BridgeTower Media Newswires Every organization, large or small, is at risk of incurring losses due to fraud. Unfortunately, in most situations, the majority of the stolen funds have already been spent when the fraud is uncovered. As a result, ...

The Do's and Don'ts of tax notices

April 26, 2017

Susan Lebbon, BridgeTower Media Newswires Last week marked the close of another filing tax season for most Americans. Thousands of accountants whooped a shout of joy, papers were tossed in the air, and throngs of professionals ran out of their office buildings ...

Lessons from the United Airlines debacle

April 26, 2017

Jeremy D. Rachlin, BridgeTower Media Newswires There is simply no escaping the debacle of United Airlines Flight 3411, where four paying passengers who had already boarded their flight were involuntarily removed from the plane (“re-accommodated” ...