SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 13, 2009 – Warner Norcross & Judd LLP and Doeren Mayhew are sponsoring a workshop on “Strengthening Your Company: Business Strategies in a Down Economy” as part of MichBio’s 2009 Annual Business Meeting.
The workshop will be held from 1-5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 6, at the Kensington Court Hotel at 619 Hilton Boulevard in Ann Arbor. The sessions, which will feature presenters from both firms, are designed to provide emerging and established companies with the tools to improve cash flow, maximize their competitive strengths, grow their investment in the business and prepare strategically for the short and long term.
MichBio will hold a networking reception and its annual dinner and business meeting immediately after the workshop. Harry Stylli, the president and CEO of Sequenom, Inc., will present the keynote address during the evening event, which concludes at 8 p.m.
Presenters for the event from Warner Norcross include:
Kurt Brauer of Warner Norcross and Terry Dykhouse of Doeren Mayhew on“Tax Credits and the Stimulus Package”
Jennifer Nichols and Amy Rinaldo of Warner Norcross and Lisa M. White of Doeren Mayhew on “Streamlining R&D, Securing Tax Credits and Patent Implications”
Linda Paullin-Hebden and Jennifer Dudley of Warner Norcross and Claudio Calado of Doeren Mayhew on “Corporate Planning – “How To Strategize in the Current Economy”
Cost for the workshop is $75 for members of MichBio and $100 for non-members. Cost for the workshop and the dinner meeting is $130 for members and $185 for non-members. To register, go to the events section at www.michbio.org.
For more information, contact Elise Iafrate at Warner Norcross, 248.784.5012.
About Doeren Mayhew
Founded in 1932, Doeren Mayhew recently celebrated its 75th anniversary and has grown to become nationally and internationally recognized as trusted business advisors to thousands of individuals and businesses throughout North America and around the world. Doeren Mayhew represents manufacturers, contractors and builders, retailers, wholesalers, distributors, auto dealers, financial institutions, municipalities, school districts, and non-profit organizations, with a full range of accounting, audit, tax, merger and acquisition, and consulting services.
About Warner Norcross & Judd
Warner Norcross & Judd LLP is one of the leading law firms in Michigan and one of the top 200 in the nation. With more than 220 attorneys in Southfield, Sterling Heights, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Holland and Muskegon, Warner Norcross is a full-service provider of legal services. More than half of our partners are listed in the 2009 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Warner Norcross has been recognized as a national leader in client service among law firms by BTI Consulting, as one of the nation’s leading employment law firms by Workforce Management and as one of the 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For in both Metro Detroit and West Michigan. The Firm represents local, statewide, regional, national and international clients in all areas of business and civil law.