Monthly Archives: November 2014

A Public Thank You, Mr. President

Q:        How did Thanksgiving become a national holiday? A:        As early as the First Congress in 1789, the United States has recognized a day of Thanksgiving. President George Washington, by Presidential proclamation, selected Thursday, November 26, 1789, as         “a … Continue reading

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Hi. Resolution Definitions

Q:        How do collaborative law and mediation compare? A:        In collaborative, each party has an attorney who participates in the process. A successful collaborative must resolve all matters by agreement. The attorneys then prepare legal documents and represent the parties … Continue reading

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Freedom Isn’t Free

Why is Veterans Day celebrated in November? World War I officially ended June 28, 1919, with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, but the fighting actually stopped earlier under a general cease-fire in 1918 at the Eleventh Hour of … Continue reading

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