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ZEELAND — When a lawsuit surfaced showing one of West Michigan’s largest corporate farmers was facing insolvency, the news sent shockwaves through the state’s agricultural industry.

Published in Agribiz

A federal judge yesterday ruled against Huntington National Bank regarding its financial relationship with Cyberco Holdings Inc. and Teleservices Group Inc. Both entities were created by Grand Rapids businessman Barton Watson, who committed suicide in 2004 after federal agents began investigating his companies for fraud.

Published in In the News

KALAMAZOO — Instagram offers businesses a platform to share whimsical photos of their products or operations, but a Southwest Michigan pub alleges there’s nothing funny about the similarity between its trademarked name and the handle a software company is using on the social-networking service.

Published in Beer and wine

Whether a company is working with craft beer, mobile applications or biomedical research, it’s crucial for executives to have at least some basic working knowledge of intellectual property laws.

Published in Small Business

Six weeks ago, when Family Christian LLC first filed for bankruptcy, the retailer articulated a plan that would save the company and help it emerge from its proverbial mountain of debt.

Published in In the News

The potential ownership change, which would be the second in the last two years for the religious retailer, was one of the primary outcomes at the hearing in federal bankruptcy court for parent company Family Christian LLC.

Published in Small Business

A new style of credit cards and debit cards designed to reduce fraud will require retailers to upgrade equipment by this coming fall to accept customer payments, or potentially get stuck with the liability for an incident.

Published in Small Business

The proposed combination of two Southwest Michigan credit unions furthers a steady consolidation trend in the industry that’s been occurring for several years.

Published in Finance
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Industry overviews: Energy

An overview of the energy industry as told by some of its executives.

Published in Crystal Ball

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