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Lie to Me

By Terri Morrison© Copyright 2014, All Rights Reserved What constitutes a lie? Per the dictionary, it’s, "An untrue statement made with intent to deceive." But, if you lie to spare someone's feelings ("Does this dress make me look fat?"…
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Be in a new ABA book! Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands®: Courtrooms and Corporate Counsels

In 2015, the ABA will publish Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands®: Courtrooms and Corporate Counsels.  The original Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands® is a Library Journal “Best Business Books” winner, with over 300,000 copies sold.   We are asking legal…
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Feeling Lucky? Global Gambling

888888   Feeling Lucky?  888888 By Terri Morrison© Copyright 2014, All Rights Reserved High Stakes & Superstitions Dr. Desmond Lam is a whale. Not because of his girth, but because of his worth to casinos. Casinos love Professor…
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Bad Ads and Translation Blunders

I Love You, and other foreign language faux pas As Alexander Pope said,  “A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.” But could learning just a few phrases in a foreign language actually be hazardous? Yes and no.  In Madrid a few…