Despite the dejection of losing a pivotal, must-win Game 4 at home – leaving them staring at a 3-1 deficit no team in NBA history had ever overcome – somehow the Cleveland Cavaliers found a way to bounce back. Not once, not twice, but winning three games in a row to eventually crown themselves NBA champions. Resiliency in the context of my everyday job carries similar meaning.
We have a national law practice. I try cases around the country, but I call Kansas City home. I’ve been a Kansas City Royals fan since I can remember. I remember Sunday afternoon games at (then) Royals Stadium in […]
If you’ve been a practicing trial lawyer for more than 10 minutes, you’ve likely sat through a deposition from hell. They don’t happen all that often, but they happen. They can happen for a variety of reasons. But one […]
Many of us in the Midwest – Missouri, in particular – are shocked and saddened and outraged at the abduction and murder of 10-year-old Hailey Owens. I’m sickened and outraged… and, like many parents I’ve talked with, worried […]
Capital One is drawing ire and fire from a recent contract update sent to cardholders. The revised contract permits Capital One to harass customers by virtually any means and at any time Capital One pleases. From the LA Times: […]
Image Source: Facebook It’s with a heavy heart that I learned that former Congressman Ike Skelton passed away this evening. It was just two weeks ago that Ike was at a bookstore across the street from our office signing copies […]
J.K. Rowling, author of the popular Harry Potter series of books and then movies, made worldwide headlines again recently when it was revealed that she had authored another novel under a pseudonym. Who was the leaker? Her lawyers. “A tiny number […]
Did you overindulge at the 4th of July bar-b-que? New research says those extra pounds may be worse for your health than you might imagine. The study, published in PLOS Medicine, showed that just a single-unit increase in Body Mass Index […]
On Wednesday, Toyota agreed to pay between $1.1 to $1.4 billion to some Toyota owners related to defects that enable Toyota's electronic throttle controls to cause sudden unintended…
This November, voters will have the final say on Missouri judges who are up for retention elections in their respective communities.
Missouri’s non-partisan court plan – adopted…