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Miller Canfield International Business Briefing: U.S. and Canadian Employment Laws

October 4, 2006

Michigan and Ontario companies doing business on both sides of the border should attend Miller Canfield’s upcoming International Business Briefing, “U.S. and Canadian Employment Laws,” on Wednesday, November 8, from 7:30-9:00 a.m. at the Automation Alley International Business Center (2675 Bellingham, Troy, Mich.).

U.S. lawyer Richard Warren and Canadian lawyer Myron Shulgan from Miller Canfield’s Detroit and Windsor offices, respectively, will provide an overview on key labor and employment issues affecting cross border businesses, such as severance pay for laid-off employees, compliance with the U.S. WARN Act, and regulations impacting the modification or termination of retiree health benefits.

The event is co-sponsored by Miller Canfield and Automation Alley. There is no charge to attend. A continental breakfast starts at 7:30 a.m. Please make reservations to Sandy Bera at 248.267.3345 or

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The 350-attorney law firm of Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C. was established in Detroit in 1852 and has offices in Ann Arbor, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Howell, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Monroe, Saginaw, and Troy, Michigan. Other offices are located in New York City, Naples and Pensacola, Florida, Windsor, Ontario, and in Gdynia, Warsaw, and Wroclaw, Poland. Visit

About Automation Alley
Automation Alley drives the growth and image of Southeast Michigan's technology economy through a collaborative culture that focuses on workforce and business development initiatives.

More than 600 businesses, educational institutions and government entities belong to Automation Alley, covering an eight county area and the City of Detroit. Automation Alley promotes regional prosperity through the Automation Alley International Business Center, which provides business attraction services and exporting assistance; the Automation Alley Technology Center, which brings together businesses, educators and government to help entrepreneurs accelerate technology commercialization; and the GLIMA Network, a state-wide association for individuals engaged with and involved in technology-oriented industries. Visit