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  • Young Lawyers Section wins ABA awards

    August 22, 2014

    The State Bar of Michigan congratulates the SBM Young Lawyers Section for winning First Place Awards of Achievement in two out of four categories from the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, as well as the Outstanding Public Service Award

  • Nominations sought for Robert E. Weiss Awards

    August 22, 2014

    Nominations are being accepted for the 2014 Hon. Robert E. Weiss Awards, named in honor of the late Robert E. Weiss, judge of the Genesee County Probate Court and a beloved advocate for children. Department of Human Services Director Maura Corrigan,

  • Court finds district properly fired tenured teacher

    August 22, 2014

    By Kurt M. Graham In Wellman v Melvindale-Northern Allen Park Public School District, Docket No. 318423, the Michigan Court of Appeals held that a school district properly terminated a tenured teacher who had failed to timely renew her teaching

  • Balancing act: Lawyer fights to balance economics, environment

    August 22, 2014

    By Sheila Pursglove Legal News The recent water disaster in Toledo resonated with attorney Ken Gold. “Years ago, cleanups and water pollution control were two of the biggest environmental issues, and I think we’ve come a long way in those areas

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