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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)    

Michael Pitt Receives Champion of Justice Award

[caption id="attachment_954" align="alignleft" width="300"] (L) Thomas Rombach, 2014-15 SBM President, (C) Michael PItt and (R) Brian Einhorn, 2013-14 SBM President.[/caption] Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Managing Partner Michael Pitt received...

Michael Pitt Featured in ICLE Monthly Mentor

In the latest "Monthly Mentor," the newsletter of ICLE, Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers Partner Michael Pitt was featured in a column entitled "What I Wish I Knew Then: Review Client Records Before Taking the Case." Pitt share that experienced...

Global Media Seeks Out Pitt During DeBoer-Rowse Trial

Michael Pitt, Partner with Pitt McGehee Palmer & Rivers, was a much sought after and much quoted participant in the recently concluded Detroit trial determining the fate of Michigan gays who want to marry. Pitt, who represents Oakland County...