- May 14, 2018
DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long attorneys and practice areas have been recognized by Chambers USA 2018. – America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2018 – The Client’s Guide. Notably, Butzel Long’s Immigration Department has been recognized nationally.May 14, 2018
Making the deal: Attorneys give advice for successful negotiations
Know what you want, be willing to compromise, do homework, experts sayApril 26, 2018
Michael Decker is featured in the Macomb County Legal News "Getting to Know" Q&A.April 24, 2018Butzel Long attorney Michael Griffie interviewed on WDIV-Local 4 regarding legal battle with LeBron James
DETROIT - A Detroit barber has a bone to pick with Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James, and it has nothing to do with how he tore up the Detroit Pistons on the court this season.
A lawsuit filed by the barber centers around an idea for a television show and who came up with it first.April 24, 2018
DETROIT (WJBK) - It is said no idea is original -- and that could be the case with LeBron James' "The Shop."
Barbershop owner Sebastian Jackson had been in talks with LeBron James' company about a partnership. It never happened but soon after, that company ran a web show that looked an awful lot like Jackson's. It is a web show featured on his media platform Uninterrupted where the hoops star, his basketball buds and famous friends dish on life, music and sports in a barbershop.April 20, 2018Butzel Long immigration attorney Bushra Malik to discuss ‘Fact Checking the Immigration Process’ on April 22 in Troy
DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long attorney and shareholder, Bushra Malik, will co-present a program titled, “Fact Checking the Immigration Process,” from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, April 22 at St. Thomas More Church in Troy.April 18, 2018Butzel Long attorney Bernie Fuhs discusses the LeBron James The Shop lawsuit on Straight Aim with Amy Dash
Amy talks to the man who brought the suit against LeBron James and isn't afraid to challenge him in a court of law. A local barber says LeBron James ripped off his idea and is making a fortune off of it. It's a David and Goliath battle, but does the little guy have a case? The details of the man behind the suit and whether this is just a cash grab or a legitimate underdog tale.April 18, 2018Butzel Long attorney Bernie Fuhs discusses LeBron James and "Shop Talk" on WJR's Frank Beckmann Show
Butzel Long attorney Bernie Fuhs interviewed on WJR's Frank Beckmann Show on the Detroit connection to the LeBron James "Shop Talk" lawsuit with The University of Alabama coach Nick Saban.April 9, 2018
Attorney also is a member of the Firm’s Global Automotive Industry Group
DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long attorney and shareholder Linda J. Armstrong has been appointed Chair of the firm’s Immigration Practice Department.April 6, 2018Butzel Long attorney Jim Townsend interviewed on WJR's Frank Beckmann Show on Nestle groundwater controversy
Butzel Long attorney Jim Townsend interviewed on WJR's Frank Beckmann Show on the Nestle groundwater controversy.April 6, 2018
Akin M. Alcitepe developed materials and taught sessions for construction contract course April 2-6 in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Butzel Long attorney Akin M. Alcitepe developed materials and taught a construction contract course from April 2-6, 2018 at the International Law Institute (ILI) in Washington, D.C. The ILI is a leading provider of training and technical assistance in international law, international economics and other aspects of international relations.April 5, 2018
DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long attorney and shareholder Clara DeMatteis Mager has been elected to serve on the firm’s Board of Directors.April 2, 2018Butzel Long attorney Jennifer Dukarski will discuss self-driving cars during the CAR Management Briefing Seminars in July
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Butzel Long attorney and shareholder Jennifer Dukarski will be a featured panelist during the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) Management Briefing Seminars (MBS) 2018 in Traverse City this summer. She will participate in a panel program on July 30 titled, “Will Your Self-driving Car Need a License?” Eric Paul Dennis, Center for Automotive Research), will serve as moderator. Other panelists include: Bryant Walker Smith, University of South Carolina and David Strickland, Self-driving Coalition for Safer Streets.March 28, 2018
Washington shareholder Les Glick, co-chair of the firm’s International Trade and Customs Law Team was a panelist on March 28th at a program sponsored by the American Bar Association International Law Section in Washington DC entitled “SteeL/Aluminum Tariffs-Key Compliance and Other Considerations for Companies and their Lawyers”.March 20, 2018
The death of a pedestrian hit by a self-driving Uber vehicle in Arizona this week could offer a test of who can be held legally responsible for accidents when a human is no longer at the wheel, legal experts said.
Any litigation that arises from the accident, the first fatality involving a fully autonomous vehicle, could pit the ride-hailing service against technology suppliers and the vehicle's manufacturer, legal experts said. It could also provide a window into confidential indemnification agreements that companies developing self-driving car systems may have reached to shield themselves legally.March 19, 2018Butzel Long attorney Phil Korovesis quoted in Crain's Detroit Business on Gilbert Title Company Case
Payout in Gilbert title company case likely to be far less than jury's $706 million
Despite a $706 million verdict against an affiliate of mortgage lender Quicken Loans Inc. this week in a Texas court, it's unlikely Dan Gilbert's Amrock Inc. will wind up having to cough up the nine-figure sum.March 14, 2018
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – Attorney Michael Pardi has joined Butzel Long as Of Counsel. Pardi has 15 years of experience working for Fortune 500 Companies in the areas of Government Procurement, Commercial Transactions, Automotive, Regulatory Matters, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, and Advertising and Consumer Law.March 7, 2018
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – Butzel Long attorney and shareholder Thomas A. Kabel is the moderator and lead presenter at a Homeward Bound seminar titled, “Opening the Closing Statement” on March 9, 2018. The seminar is presented by ICLE and the State Bar of Michigan’s Real Property Law Section.February 28, 2018Jump to Page
The law on gray-market goods is not settled. The current test appears to be whether there is a material difference between the products sold overseas and domestically, according to legal experts.February 27, 2018
DETROIT, Mich. – Butzel Long attorneys Rebecca S. Davies, James S. Rosenfeld and Diane M. Soubly will be featured speakers during Walsh College’s 9th Annual Human Resources Summit on Friday, March 2, 2018 at its Troy campus. For additional information, visit http://www.walshcollege.edu/hrsummitPage: