Charles J. Taunt attended the 41st Annual Notre Dame Tax & Estate Planning Institute in South Bend, Indiana on September 16, 17, and 18, 2015. This nationally recognized Seminar featured presentations by experts on tax and estate planning and administration.
The Taunt Law Firm is excited to announce that two of our attorneys have been honored with distinctions this year. Erika D. Hart was named one of 2015 Hour Detroit’s Top Women Attorneys in Michigan. Matthew P. Taunt was named one of 2015 Super Lawyers Rising Stars.
Dismissal of Breach of Fiduciary Duty Litigation Against Corporate Officers Re: Fringe Benefit Funds
Over the past year, we have successfully challenged and obtained dismissal of a series of three complaints seeking to hold individual officers liable for non-payment of fringe benefit contributions during the winddown of the company. The opinions highlight a growing issue which has not yet been decided by the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals – […]
We recently secured an IRS 501(c)(3) certification for St. Michael’s Foundation in Petoskey, Michigan. St. Michael’s Foundation is the fundraising and asset holding entity for St. Michael the Archangel Regional Catholic Academy and new high school (“St. Michael’s”). For additional information regarding St. Michael’s please click on the link firstname.lastname@example.org. This certification was secured by using […]
Chuck Taunt and Erika Hart attended the 55th Annual ICLE Probate & Estate Planning Institute Seminar June 20th and June 21st They attend every year to learn and study the latest developments some of which are immediately put to use for our clients. This training makes them eligible to maintain their Probate & Estate Planning […]
Members of the firm attended the world premiere of “Walk with Me,” the story of Judge Damon J. Keith and the impact he’s had on the City of Detroit and our country. The movie was produced by Cynthia and Edsel Ford, Mitch Albom and Jesse Nesser (Mitch’s nephew) who directed the film. After the showing […]
Members of the firm attended the Partner Days at the end of the school year at Cornerstone Schools. Kyle and Barrington, precocious third graders expressed their thanks by presenting us with hand plaques suitable for framing. We continue to enjoy our relationship with Cornerstone. Each visit renews our belief in the good work that they […]
Dean R. Nelson, Jr. was asked by Chief Judge Phillip J. Shefferly to act as a bankruptcy consultant in planning and presenting the mock trial presentation for the Consumer Bankruptcy Association Trial Advocacy Seminar held April 17, 2015. This seminar featured a number of well known expert trial lawyers intended to enhance and advance the […]
GlobalEdge Technologies, Inc., a long-standing client of the Firm, was selected as a finalist for the Small Business Administration’s Women-Owned Small Business of the Year Award. GlobalEdge, currently employing 35 technical and engineering personnel, provides services, on a contract basis, to the auto and defense industries. Anita Havele rescued the business at the depths of […]
The Taunt Law Firm presented Conway MacKenzie with an original photo of the Spirit of Detroit as a memento of their role as turnaround consultants for the City of Detroit in its historic bankruptcy. Pictured above is Charles M. Moore on behalf of Conway MacKenzie