July 2014
  1. July 23 Coming Events


    July 31: Cool Technology for Hot Lawyers, a Lunch and Learn seminar, at the State Bar of Michigan, 305 Townsend St., Lansing, noon–1:00 p.m. Bring your lunch (soup by Zoup provided). From hardware to software to apps and utilities and more, new technology continues to explode. In this fast-paced session, rocket to new frontiers by keeping abreast of what's new in technology for legal professionals. Speakers for the ongoing Lunch and Learn sessions include Diane Ebersole and JoAnn Hathaway of SBM’s Practice Management Resource Center, as well as Samantha Meinke, also of SBM. Only $25 per session; limited seating. To register, visit and click on Register.

    Aug. 21: Grand Rapids Bar Association Golf Outing, Thornapple Pointe Golf Club, 7211 48th St SE, Grand Rapids. Sponsored by the Justice Foundation of West Michigan  and the GRBA Young Lawyers Section. Teams of four may compete as a firm, or mix it up with other friends and family members. A traveling trophy goes to the winning firm team and many other awards and prizes will be presented! Cost is $100 per person and includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, boxed lunch and dinner, and prizes; $400 for a team, mixed or firm. Registration begins at 12 noon, shotgun start at 1:00 p.m.; dinner and awardspresentation to follow (must be present to win). Cash bar at the 19th hole. Register early to reserve a spot at, or call 616-454-5550.

    No-Fault Institute September 29 & 30, 2014 Coordinators: George Sinas & Wayne Miller The Westin, Southfield, Become an expert on Michigan's ever-changing Auto No Fault Law. This Michigan Association for Justice is hosting the 11th Annual No-Fault Institute.  This two-day seminar is being headlined by two giants of the No-Fault world.  George T. Sinas of The Sinas Dramis Law Firm in Lansing and Wayne J. Miller of Miller and Tischler, P.C., in Southfield are the two lead coordinators for this great event.  This year's No-Fault Institute will be held at the The Westin in Southfield on September 29th and 30th.  Visit to get more information.