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Employers Beware: Answering Calls and Emails from Home is Compensable Work Time

Employers Beware: Answering Calls and Emails from Home is Compensable Work Time

While some employers permit exempt employees to telecommute for these purposes, others might also inadvertently authorize non-exempt employees to put in some hours off the clock. However, employers should beware as certain employee tasks could constitute compensable “work time.”

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Posted on December 11, 2017

TO AMEND YOUR ESTATE PLAN, OR NOT TO AMEND.

TO AMEND YOUR ESTATE PLAN, OR NOT TO AMEND.

While there is no universal rule as to when to update your estate plan, there are some common guideposts that should cause you to consider amending your estate plan. So, here are some suggestions, followed by a discussion of some common events which do not require immediate estate plan amendments.

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Posted on November 27, 2017

Kreis Enderle Attorney Serves as Judge for Mock Trial

Kreis Enderle Attorney Serves as Judge for Mock Trial

Saturday, November 18th, Kreis Enderle attorney, Amy Foerster, serves as judge for University of Michigan’s 3rd Annual Wolverine Classic Invitational Mock Trial Competition.

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Posted on November 22, 2017

Planning for Special Needs

Planning for Special Needs

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Posted on November 21, 2017

Kossen Appointed to Advisory Council of Women's Leadership Institute

Kossen Appointed to Advisory Council of Women's Leadership Institute

Kreis Enderle attorney, Kay Kossen, has been appointed to the advisory council of Olivet College Women’s Leadership Institute.

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Posted on November 15, 2017

Tom King Defends Two Matters In Supreme Court

Tom King Defends Two Matters In Supreme Court

Attorney Thomas G. King, has successfully defended two of our governmental clients in separate matters before the United States Supreme Court.

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Posted on November 15, 2017

Kreis Enderle Attorney Coaches Kalamazoo Central to Second Straight Mock Trial Title

Kreis Enderle Attorney Coaches Kalamazoo Central to Second Straight Mock Trial Title

The Kalamazoo Central High School varsity mock trial team won their second consecutive state championship on Saturday, March 25, with Kreis Enderle attorney, Nick Spigiel, as an attorney coach.

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Posted on April 11, 2017

Kreis Enderle Adds Two New Attorneys

Kreis Enderle Adds Two New Attorneys

Kate Gadbois and Amy Foerster have joined Kreis, Enderle, Hudgins & Borsos, P.C., Gadbois in the firm’s Kalamazoo office, and Foerster in the Battle Creek office.

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Posted on November 18, 2016

Is your sales representative commission policy ready for an employee departure?

Is your sales representative commission policy ready for an employee departure?

If your company does not have a sales commission agreement or has one that focuses solely on the amount of the commission payable, you are not ready for a commissioned employee who resigns or is terminated. - Article by Tom King

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Posted on August 11, 2016

Small Business Health Care Tax Credit May Reduce the Small Employer’s Cost of Providing Coverage

Small Business Health Care Tax Credit May Reduce the Small Employer’s Cost of Providing Coverage

Many small businesses remain concerned about the effects of the "Obamacare" on their employee health insurance plans. It is important to see if the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit is an option for your business. - Article by Janice Peters

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Posted on November 17, 2014

Kreis Enderle Sponsors Fort St. Joseph Conference

Kreis Enderle Sponsors Fort St. Joseph Conference

Explore the "Future of the Past" at Fort St. Joseph.

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Posted on September 11, 2014

Protecting Your Organization Against Data Breach Liability

Protecting Your Organization Against Data Breach Liability

Data breaches can have significant reputational costs and also present the real threat of litigation or regulatory issues which could result in lost dollars from the bottom line. - Article by Nick Spigiel

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Posted on July 11, 2014