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Maria Crimi Speth
April 1, 2024
In the ever-evolving landscape of intellectual property law, one of the most pressing challenges is posed by the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI). Particularly in the realm of photography and visual content, AI is revolutionizing how images are created, shared, and consumed. This technological progress also raises complex legal questions, especiall...
Neal H. Bookspan
April 1, 2024
When you think about radical thinkers you often think of people who inhabit the fringes of society, where their unconventional ideas are free to flourish away from the constraints of mainstream thought. You may think of people found in various domains - from academia and technology hubs to grassroots movements and avant-garde artistic circles. These types of people...
Maria Crimi Speth
April 1, 2024
PHOENIX, Ariz. (03/29/2024) Maria Speth was recently named the 2024 Dorothy Willey honoree for her contributions to the YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix at the Tribute to Leadership event.  The Dorothy Willey award is the most prestigious award given by the YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix.  The award is given to the woman who most closely exemplifies her spirit of service a...
Micalann C. Pepe
March 27, 2024
What: Gabriel’s Angels Unleash the Love Breakfast.  Learn about the programs that Gabriel’s Angels provides to our community and the benefits of therapy dogs from Micalann Pepe, Executive Committee Member, and others from the organization. When: March 28, 2024 Where:  Arizona Biltmore, 2400 E. Missouri Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona Presenter:  Micalann Pepe,...
Mitchell Reichman
March 25, 2024
People seeking to resolve their complex, high net worth divorces in the Family Law Division of the Maricopa County Superior Court in the State of Arizona can find themselves trapped in a system that is not well suited to meet their needs.  Despite the best efforts of well-intentioned judicial officers and administrators, the fundamental problem is that there are s...
Neal H. Bookspan
March 25, 2024
Inspiration does not come when it’s convenient. Inspiration does not care about the time of day, your schedule, or if you’re busy at the moment. When it comes it comes, you need to pay attention. If you don’t, it is to your own detriment. Being open to inspiration when it strikes is like keeping the windows of your mind open to let in the fresh breeze of cre...
Alden A. Thomas
March 25, 2024
What: Working with Epilepsy, Seizures, and Related Conditions This luncheon will provide information about policies and issues affecting women’s health in the workplace, with specific focus on epilepsy, seizures, and related diagnoses.  When:   March 29, 2024      11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Where:  South Mountain Community College: 7050 South 24th Street, ...
Thomas Moring
March 25, 2024
What: So, You Want to Volunteer? Continuing legal education for lawyers who want to volunteer or are currently volunteering as pro bono attorneys the joint venture of Community Legal Services and the Maricopa County Bar Association.  Learn how VLP has helped more than 500 families since its inception in 2014. When: February 2024 Where:  MCBA offices Presente...
Corrinne R. Viola
March 18, 2024
Generally, employers cannot discriminate against employees because of the employee’s disability. There are several laws that protect against disability-based discrimination, including: the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”), the Rehabilitation Act (“Rehab Act”), and in Arizona, the Arizona Civil Rights Act (“ACRA”). But the most known act, the AD...
Neal H. Bookspan
March 18, 2024
Hope is a powerful force that drives all of us in all facets of our lives. In the realm of business, hope often manifests as the belief in innovation and the potential for growth. Entrepreneurs embark on new ventures with the hope of creating something meaningful and impactful. This hope fuels their persistence in the face of challenges, driving them to push bounda...