Business Briefs

Ask The Lawyer seminar to address foreclosure issues

— Need free legal advice about alternatives to foreclosure? Learn about these issues and other law topics at the Genesee County Bar Association’s “Ask The Lawyer” free community seminar on Nov. 18, at the Flint Public Library, 1026 E. Kearsley St., from 6-7:30 p.m.

RSVP by calling the Genesee County Bar Association at 810- 232-6000 or register online at Limited seating.

Brought to you by the attorneys of the Genesee County Bar Association in collaboration with the Flint Public Library and Legal Services of Eastern Michigan. Funded through a grant by the Genesee County Bar Foundation.

The second in an eight part series of free legal advice seminars. — G.G.

Exporting workshop at Kettering

— Even the smallest businesses can become exporters, whether low tech or high tech, products or services. And with 96 percent of the world’s customers located outside the United States, it is more important than ever for businesses to learn how to become part of the global economy.

“Think Global — 2nd Annual Export Basics Conference” will be held Nov. 18 from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Kettering University. Hosted by the Region 6 office of the Michigan Small Business and Technology Development Center, this workshop will explore the benefits, logistics, and financial issues related to exporting.

The workshop features experts from the U.S. Department of Commerce, U. S. Commercial Service, and business speakers experienced in various aspects of exporting including Richard Corson, Director of the U.S. Export Assistance Center.

The workshop fee is $40 and includes a box lunch. Registration is required by Nov. 15 and is available

online at

=60300078. Details: Call 810-762-9660. — G.G.

Floyd’s Restaurant offers holiday wine tasting

— Floyd’s Restaurant at The Captain’s Club at Woodfield will host a Holiday Wine Tasting on Dec. 1 from 6-8 p.m. Cost is $10 per person at the door. Reservations are accepted until Nov. 26.

“The first Wine Tasting we hosted in October was a huge success,” stated Kari Stevens, Assistant Sales and Event Coordinator at The Captain’s Club at Woodfield, “the turnout was great and the wine selection was excellent! Everyone had a wonderful time.”

Floyd’s Restaurant at The Captain’s Club at Woodfield is located at 10200 Woodfield Drive, Grand Blanc, Michigan. For reservations, please call 810- 695-5555 ext. 102. View the menu and current specials at — G.G.

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