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A neighbor who's always full of 'Hope'

May 23, 2016

Good fences, it has been said, make good neighbors. The witticism has been attributed to American poet Robert Frost, who knew plenty about the road "less traveled" in a literal and figurative sense. He also undoubtedly knew that a bad neighbor is ...

A neighbor who's always full of 'Hope'

May 23, 2016

Tom Kirvan Legal News, Editor-in-Chief Good fences, it has been said, make good neighbors. The witticism has been attributed to American poet Robert Frost, who knew plenty about the road “less traveled” in a literal and figurative sense. He ...

Challenges and tactics most vital to growth

May 23, 2016

Edward Poll Dolan Media Newswires There are 10 challenges that must be overcome, and 10 tactics for success that every practice can implement to help a firm  thrive. Challenges of growing a law practice: 1) Covering increased cash needs to fund expanded ...

Going 'green' for PTSD victims

May 23, 2016

By Marie E. Matyjaszek On April 20, people celebrate the king of all things green marijuana. And on Weed Day, Colorado's Department of Health and Environment agreed to provide funding for a groundbreaking marijuana study. The DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) ...

Defusing threats against legal professionals

May 23, 2016

Nancy Crotti The Daily Record Newswire Much has been written about security for law offices in the wake of the April 7 shooting death of 23-year-old clerk Chase Passauer in his employer's St. Paul law office. Lawyers have good reason to be concerned, and not ...

My Turn: Few attorneys could match his legal flair

May 23, 2016

He was a poor boy from Alabaster who grew up to rival the likes of Clarence Darrow, the legendary lawyer known for his courtroom duel with William Jennings Bryan in the 1925 “Monkey Trial.” William Henry Gallagher, cast as a Detroit “Legal ...