It’s not every day that you hear two Supreme Court justices call the American criminal justice system too harsh. However, this week U.S. Supreme Court Justices Stephen Breyer and Anthony Kennedy testified just that to the Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee. The particular House Appropriations Committee hearing was set to discuss the annual budget request for the Supreme Court.
While testifying, Justice Breyer called minimum sentences “a terrible idea”. He went on to say, “The corrections system is one of the most overlooked, misunderstood institutions, functions, that we have in our entire government.” Continue reading Attorney Brian P. Morley Addresses Justices’ Thoughts on Broken Criminal-Justice System
Fraser Trebilcock Firm President Michael P. Donnelly was inducted into the Michigan Lawyers Weekly Class of 2015 “Leaders in the Law” today at a luncheon in Troy. The honor is given to legal professionals who have made great strides in the law and demonstrated outstanding accomplishments in private practice, the corporate arena and social advocacy.
In addition to being honored as one of the Top 30 “Leaders in the Law”, Mike was selected as a 2014 Super Lawyer in the field of Business Litigation and has been selected on multiple occasion as one of the “Top Lawyers” in Detroit by dbusiness Magazine for commercial litigation. Continue reading Firm President Michael P. Donnelly Honored as 2015 Leader in the Law
Tired of seeing stagnant or declining sales? Want practical solutions that you can start right now with limited resources? Join us on April 14th for the complimentary Strategic Selling Workshop at the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce. Tom McCallion from the Small Business Development Center will share how established companies that have been in business for over three years Continue reading Strategic Selling Workshop – Tips to See Sales Revenue Growth