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Women, salaries, law student loans and asking for a raise

By Lisa Salazar (@Lihsa) A friend texted me before the New Year to tell me that her firm granted her request for a raise. But today, she got even more interesting news. Salary is a real issue for young lawyers, … Continue reading

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Lawyer Works and Sleeps in Shack to Raise Money for Her Nonprofit Law Firm

If you’re looking for a way to help, check out the link to the GoFundMe page.  Better yet, if you are in the Detroit area, reach out to the organizer to see how you can get involved: “”A Detroit lawyer … Continue reading

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Want a Raise? Be Disagreeable.

That's the conclusion of a study by Timothy A. Judge (Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame), Beth A. Livingston (School of Industrial and Labor Relations,Cornell University, and Charlice Hurst (Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario)…. … Continue reading

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Bi-Partisan Senate Legislation Would Raise SEC Reg A Exemption to $50 Million

Senators Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) have introduced legislation cutting regulatory burdens on small businesses and expanding their access to much-needed capital. The bipartisan Small Company Capital Formation Act makes it easier for small startup companies to raise … Continue reading

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Here is why you can't raise taxes for the rich

By Fuzzyone They might not be able to afford to fly their kids to summer camp and then the pilots of their private jets will lose their jobs thus destroying the economy. (I know, I'm on some kind of taxes … Continue reading

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