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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
U.S. SUPREME COURT BOLSTERS EMPLOYMENT ARBITRATION AGREEMENTS  The U.S. Supreme Court issued a significant decision for employers on May 21, 2018. In Epic Systems Corp v. Lewis, the Court held employee arbitration agreements may lawfully prohibit group or class action arbitration claims brought by multiple employees.  This holding is important because, as the Court noted, group or class actions ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic
Thursday, April 26, 2018
EMPLOYEES MAY BE LIABLE TO EMPLOYERS FOR RESUME FRAUD   For the first time, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled that an employee who secured employment through resume fraud may be individually liable for damages to an employer under Michigan’s Authentic Credentials in Education Act (ACEA).  The Act, in effect since 2005, protects employers from the costs of false academic credentials by providing ...read more
Categories: Economic
Monday, April 16, 2018
Kruggel Lawton CPAs, a full service accounting and business advisory firm located in northern Indiana and southwest Michigan, has been voted "Best Accounting Firm" for Greater South Bend/Michiana by the community and readers of Northwest Indiana Business Magazine. The publication conducts their "Best of Business" survey each year to measure the high opinions of their readers, who are business ...read more
Categories: Press Release, General News Article