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Rivers Interviewed by Crain's on Changing Laws on Sexuality in the Workplace

Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Beth Rivers was interviewed by Crain's Detroit Business in a story discussion new HR balancing acts relating to Beth_Riverschanging laws on sexuality in the workplace. It's become one of the toughest topics that human resource managers and corporate legal teams have to face . In discussing the timing on the Michigan courts making same sex marriage rulings, Rivers told Crain's, "There's no time frame for when the court rules, and the (current three-judge hearing) panel may be deciding sooner rather than later" or before the end of the year, Rivers said. Every appeals court ruling since the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act has been pro-same-sex marriage, she said, "but we'll still have to wait and see." You can read the entire story here (you will need a Crain's subscription to view)    

Lord Profile Featured in Detroit Legal News

The following article appeared in the July 22, 2015 edition of Detroit Legal News and featured Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers attorney Jennifer Lord.  Jennifer Lord's dream in high school and college was to become a U.S. Senator a dream that...

Carlson Speaks to WDET About History of ADA

WDET Radio program, "Detroit Today" with Stephen Henderson, talked to Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers attorney Kevin Carlson about the 25th anniversary of the signing of theAmericans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). The main points of...