Columns

ADR and the Business Courts: Value added and innovation

November 24, 2014

By Richard L. Hurford Two articles in the August 2014 edition of the Michigan Bar Journal are worthy of your consideration. Brian Einhorn's President's Page entitled, The Future of the Species, is a call for all counsel to critically question the ...

Mens Rea: Why are we still guessing?

November 24, 2014

  by Mike Nichols   Developments in Science Allow fact finders to be Fully-Informed of Breath Testing limits   Our criminal justice system is at the core of our democracy. We have the ability to be a beacon for the world about the responsibility ...

May it please the Palette, Chicken 2 x 4

November 24, 2014

By Nick Roumel As a law student and young lawyer, back in the day when all things healthy started and ended with a boneless, skinless chicken breast, I developed two chicken recipes for special occasions, such as intimate dinners, or gala fundraisers. ...

May it please the Palate: sharing is caring

November 24, 2014

 By Nick Roumel “Sharing is Caring”       I once wasted two hours of my life on a really terrible movie, “Made of Honor.” It was one of those where a woman (“Hannah”) is about to get married, ...

Bankruptcy in Divorce

November 24, 2014

 By Marie E. Matyjaszek  Divorce often leaves people in a financial bind, whether it’s going from a two-income household down to one, or one spouse being forced to work after being a stay-at-home mom or dad. At the start of a divorce, I typically ...

MAY IT PLEASE THE PALATE

November 24, 2014

By Nick Roumel One of the great perks of this column is the random love I get. I sure don't get any for practicing law. (From that, I tend to make a lot of enemies - and that's just within my own firm.) But writing this column, I get shout-outs ...