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Archive for August, 2009

Maurice Robeson – 2009 Indiana Master Farmer

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

My father was recently recognized as one of four Indiana Master Farmers for 2009. More than 50 years in the farming business, Maurice Robeson has not only been a successful farmer, but a generous participant in the community. Check out more information and the news articles about him at the Carroll County Agriculture Association website: […]

New for Indiana nonprofits – tax ruling

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

The Indiana tax court ruled that landlords who rent to nonprofits may qualify for a tax exemption for their property taxes when they rent at a discount.  Interesting benefit to Indiana nonprofits, nice side effect for the landlord. There is some concern that this may affect property tax revenues – will we see landlords rushing […]

Social Networking for Professionals

Monday, August 10th, 2009

There is a lot of web space devoted to social networking. Not wanting to miss the bandwagon, professionals use social networking sites, too. I just signed up for legallyminded, a beta networking site for attorneys. (It was sort-of by accident; I was checking out the site and got carried away. Before I knew it, I […]

Tigger or Eeyore?

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

There are a lot of interesting blogs out there (I’d like to think that mine might grow up to be one of them, some day). I enjoy Futurelawyer – and a recent post was especially intriguing. Are you a Tigger or an Eeyore? How do you look at the world? It may not be necessary […]