In the last weeks and months, everything in our lives has been upended because of the corona virus pandemic. At the time of this writing, CNN reports three out of every four Americans are sheltering in place. Schools are closing for the year. Restaurants are closed for everything but delivery. In the state of Michigan, the present shelter in place order applies to everyone but healthcare workers and employees of “essential” businesses and … [Read more...] about (Virtual) Business as Usual
Making Legalese Legal-EZ Besides English, they say the best two languages to learn for understanding the law are Latin and Greek. So unless you’ve gone to law school, the language spoken in a court of law or written in a contract may be so complex that it’s – as they say – practically Greek to the average person. The thing is: the average person has just as much need of the law as anyone else. If not more so. What rights does the average … [Read more...] about Are You and Your Attorney Speaking the Same Language?