Tag Archives: Law

  1. Secrest Wardle Attorney Appears on A.M. Best Podcast, “Water Claims Could Become the New Arson”

    Secrest Wardle Executive Partner, Shelly Lee Griffin, of the Firm’s Troy location, appears as the featured panelist on A.M. Best Company’s latest podcast, discussing “Water Claims Could Become the New Arson” with John Czuba, managing editor of Best’s Recommended Insurance Attorneys. The podcast addresses fraudulent water claims, how they are being committed, and what adjusters and special investigators should look for when investigating claims. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Dickinson Wright Earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 17th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equality

    DETROIT, Mich., – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that it received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. Dickinson Wright joins the ranks of over 560 major U.S. businesses that also earned top marks this year. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Dickinson Wright Prevails in Patent Litigation Trial on Behalf of Hitkansut LLC

    TROY, Mich., March 21, 2019 – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorneys John S. Artz, John A. Artz, and Franklin M. Smith have prevailed on behalf of Hitkansut LLC and Acceledyne Technologies, Ltd. LLC (collectively, “Hitkansut”) in a patent infringement case against Oak Ridge National Laboratory, a research laboratory sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. On Friday, March 15, 2019, Federal Claims Judge Charles F. Lettow released a 30-page opinion granting Hitkansut’s request for attorneys’ fees and costs. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Attorney Mara Letica Saad Joins Bodman PLC

    Bodman PLC is pleased to announce that Mara Letica Saad has joined the firm as Of Counsel. She will practice in Bodman’s Troy office.Saad joined Bodman following a distinguished career as executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary of Letica Corporation, a global leader in the packaging industry. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Secrest Wardle Promotions Announcement 2019

    On Behalf of the Firm, the Secrest Wardle Executive Committee is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2019,the following attorneys were promoted: Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Secrest Wardle Welcomes Associate D. Kyle Bierlein to Troy Location

    D. Kyle Bierlein joins Secrest Wardle’s Troy location as an Associate attorney. Mr. Bierlein is a member of the Firm’s Motor Vehicle Litigation Practice Group. He possesses over five years of legal experience representing clients in matters pertaining to personal injury, premises liability, dog bite cases, and a variety of no-fault first and third-party automobile negligence claims, including claims for uninsured/underinsured motorist, trucking accidents, and traumatic brain injury matters. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Monica Labe and Katheryne Zelenock Named to Crain’s Detroit Business “Notable Women in Real Estate”

    TROY, Mich., February 18, 2019 – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Monica Labe and Katheryne Zelenock have been named to Crain’s Detroit Business “Notable Women in Real Estate”. They are featured in a special section that was published on February 18, 2019.

    “We would like to congratulate Monica and Kathy on this well-deserved honor,” said Michael Lusardi, Practice Group Chair of Dickinson Wright’s Real Estate Group. “Throughout the course of their careers, they have helped businesses to strategize and manage national portfolios of real estate. Through their leadership and dedication, they have made a significant impact on Dickinson Wright and the Southeast Michigan community.” Read the rest of this entry »

  8. Intellectual Property Attorney Timothy Clise Joins Dickinson Wright’s Troy Office

    TROY, Mich., February 12, 2019 – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Timothy Clise has joined the firm’s Troy office as Of Counsel.

    Mr. Clise specializes in U.S. and international patent preparation and prosecution in the electrical, mechanical, and software arts. His practice also includes preparing opinions, including freedom to operate, patentability opinions, infringement opinions, and intellectual property transactions. He also advises his clients on designs, trademarks and trade secrets as part of his client’s worldwide intellectual property portfolios. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Attorney Daniel Quick Elected to the Council of the ABA’s Section of Litigation

    TROY, Mich., – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Daniel Quick has been elected to the governing Council of the American Bar Association’s Section of Litigation. In this capacity, he will help establish policy and guide the Section, one of the ABA’s largest and most active groups, and the premier organization for trial lawyers in the United States. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Attorney Michael G. Costello Joins Bodman PLC

    (DETROIT – January 31, 2019) Bodman PLC is pleased to announce that Michael G. Costello has joined the firm as a member in the Troy office.

    Costello concentrates his practice in commercial and corporate law and litigation. He provides his clients with deep expertise and insight into a broad range of legal and business issues having served for 23 years as general counsel to a publicly-traded company. Read the rest of this entry »