- January 8, 2015Butzel Long’s Tom Shaevsky answers 5 Qs on the Risks of Employee Misclassification in DBusiness Magazine
Tom Shaevsky, employee benefits attorney and shareholder at Butzel Long, with law offices in Ann Arbor, Bloomfield Hills, and Detroit, spoke with DBusiness Daily News about the importance of knowing the difference between classifying an individual as a permanent employee or as an independent contractor.January 5, 2015Butzel Long attorney Lynn McGuire quoted in Oakland Press article concerning the Pontiac pension fund
Gray & Co., the Atlanta-based consultant that manages a $450 million Pontiac pension fund's portfolio, has received a notice of an impending Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement action following an investigation by the agency.December 31, 2014
Butzel Long the Fastest Growing Law Firm in South East Michigan according to Crain's 2015 Book of Lists.December 29, 2014
With an eye on the growing number of emerging businesses in southeastern Michigan, the Detroit-based law firm Butzel Long will host a symposium in January committed to giving entrepreneurs legal tools and advice to avoid startup pitfalls and compete in today's market.December 17, 2014
DETROIT — Butzel Long attorneys Ziyad I. Hermiz and Paul M. Mersino have been elected shareholders to the law firm. Previously, they were associates with the firm.December 14, 2014Butzel Long attorney Robin Luce Herrmann discusses potential legal pitfalls of social media in Crain's Detroit
A sea change is coming next month for businesses and organizations that use Facebook to market themselves.
The world's largest social media network announced that in January it will change its secret algorithms so that fewer posts from business pages are seen by its users.December 14, 2014
In February, the UAW lost a secret-ballot election among Volkswagen employees at VW's plant in Chattanooga, Tenn. Despite that vote, the UAW is now on the verge of becoming the union for those employees. If successful, the UAW would achieve its longstanding goal of organizing a foreign-owned automotive manufacturer in the South.December 12, 2014
Of the 160 years that Butzel Long has been serving clients, 27 of those years have included the important work of attorney Nicholas Stasevich. A shareholder based in the Detroit office, Stasevich serves as chair of the firm's international practice that includes corporate, antitrust, mergers and acquisitions, and labor and employment law.December 4, 2014Legal tools, tips and advice for growing companies are focus of Butzel Long’s Detroit Business Symposium
Area business leaders to share expertise during January 8, 2015 program to benefit Young Detroit Builders.November 21, 2014Butzel Long attorney Efe Poturoglu discusses President Obama’s executive action on immigration on Voice of America; interview also broadcast on national Turkish television station
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Efe Poturoglu, an attorney and shareholder based in Butzel Long's Washington, D.C. office, was interviewed by Voice of America regarding President Barack Obama's anticipated executive action on immigration. The interview aired on November 14, 2014 and also was broadcast on a national Turkish TV station, TGRT.
Poturoglu, regularly appears as a legal expert on the Turkish-American Television and various National Turkish TV stations to comment on business and family immigration matters. In addition, he is frequently quoted in the U.S.and Turkish press regarding developments in immigration law.November 12, 2014
DETROIT, Mich. - Butzel Long has received national recognition in
the 2015 "Best Law Firms," rankings by U.S. News & World Report and
Butzel Long is ranked in multiple legal specialties in the Ann Arbor, Detroit, Lansing and Washington, D.C. offices.
Firms included in the 2015 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. The 2015 "Best Law Firms" rankings can be seen in their entirety by visiting bestlawfirms.usnews.com.October 29, 2014Butzel Long health care attorney Mark R. Lezotte, re-elected to United Cerebral Palsy National Board of Trustees
DETROIT, Mich. - Mark Lezotte, a leading southeast Michigan health care attorney with Butzel Long, was re-elected to the United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) National Board of Trustees during UCP's 2014 Annual Conference in Nashville, Tenn.October 15, 2014
DETROIT — Butzel Long has elected four attorneys as new shareholders. They include: Beth I. deBaptiste, John A. Forrest, Andrew M. Friedman, and Steven M. Raymond.October 7, 2014October 7, 2014Butzel Long hosts 27th Annual Labor, Employment, and Immigration Law Forum November 7, 2014 in Dearborn
DETROIT, Mich. - Human resources professionals hit the ground running each day to keep up with a maze of labor and employment law issues. Butzel Long labor, employment, employee benefits and immigration attorneys can help by offering key insight on a wide-range of topics during the firm's 27th Annual Labor, Employment, and Immigration Law Forum on Friday, November 7, 2014 at The Dearborn Inn at 20301 Oakwood Boulevard in Dearborn.September 25, 2014September 18, 2014Butzel Long Attorney Rebecca Davies Co-Instructs Nine-Week Human Resources Certification and Exam Prep Program at Walsh CollegeSeptember 11, 2014September 4, 2014Jump to Page
Addition augments Butzel Long's construction and franchise expertise
DETROIT, Mich. - The attorneys of the Bloomfield Hills-based
May, Simpson & Strote law firm have joined Butzel Long, one of Michigan's leading law firms, effective September 1, 2014, according to Butzel's President and Managing Shareholder Justin G. Klimko.September 3, 2014Page: