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Jill Gerdrum Appointed to Judicial Standards Commission

Jill Gerdrum has been appointed to a four-year term on the Judicial Standards Commission. The Montana Supreme Court on June 20 appointed Gerdrum to the term, which runs through June 30, 2021. The commission was created to protect the public from improper conduct or behavior of judges; preserve the integrity of the judicial process; maintain… [Continue Reading]

Tom Singer Closes ALFA International 2017 ICS

At the 2017 International Client Seminar sponsored by ALFA International in Miami, Florida, the closing session, titled “Teaching a Lawyer to Fish: The Karaoke Session,” was conceived and led by Tom Singer of Axilon Law Group, PLLC. Singer and a cast that included attorneys from Romania, Spain, and seven American states presented an ethical dilemma… [Continue Reading]

Jill Gerdrum Quoted in Governing Magazine Article

Axilon attorney Jill Gerdrum was recently quoted in Governing Magazine article, “Can Government Employees Criticize the Government?” by Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene. Ms. Gerdrum was asked to comment on free-speech rights of public-sector employees. The complete article may be read here:

Tom Singer and Betsy Griffing Win $1.4 Million Jury Verdict for Client in Wrongful Discharge Case

A Montana federal judge on Tuesday affirmed a $1.42 million jury award to a former Haas Group International Inc. salesman who was fired after complaining about how his commissions were calculated, finding the payment reasonable.  Axilon attorneys Tom Singer and Betsy Griffing represented the successful party at trial. The jury in October found Haas owed… [Continue Reading]

Tom Singer Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2017

Tom Singer of Axilon Law Group, PLLC, was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2017 in the practice areas of Employment Law – Management, Litigation – Labor and Employment, and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants. Best Lawyers® lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Best Lawyers… [Continue Reading]