Interesting article in today's Wall Street Journal on the increasing influence of businesspersons in managing law firms -- Practicing Business: Professional Managers Gain Wider Presence at Law Firms, by Jennifer Smith and Ashby Jones. As defense firms expand their offices...
Granholm says "No" to tax on services Lawyers in Michigan and other businesspersons are heaving a big sigh of relief. Governor Granholm has nixed the idea of taxes on services delivered, such as legal services. You may read the report in the Detroit News here.
The Best Accounting Firms to Work For Accounting Today has released a list of The Best Accounting Firms to Work For. The magazine ranks sixty firms in three categories: Small Firms (15-24 employees) Midsized Firms (25-249 employees) Large Firms (> 250 employees)
Whole Foods And Other Firms Sued by California Attorney General,
Brown Greer et al. alleging that the six law firms handling the Vioxx settlement failed to provide money for reimbursements to lien rights of Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) health plans.