Short sale class held at Seaholm High School
A one-day class, “Short Sale — Selling Your House When The Mortgage is Upside-Down is 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at Seaholm High School, Room F105, 2436 W Lincoln St., Birmingham. Materials fee of $10 is payable to the instructor in class. It is $20 for school area residents and $25 for non-residents. Register at www.communityed.net or call 248-203-3800.
Hansen IP celebrates first anniversary
Hansen IP Law PLLC, a law firm specializing in intellectual property matters, recently celebrated its one year anniversary. The firm focuses on patent, trademark, and copyright prosecution, licensing, counseling, and opinion work and handles a wide variety of technologies, including medical devices, automotive and other mechanical components, chemical compositions and processes, and software.
The firm’s principal, Steve Hansen, is a registered patent attorney and Harvard Law School graduate with over a decade of intellectual property experience. Prior to founding Hansen IP Law, Hansen was a partner with a well known national business litigation firm in Los Angeles and a well known Detroit-area intellectual property law firm. For more information, call 248-599-9184 or visit www.hanseniplaw.com.
UHY Advisors promotes Kovach to senior manager
UHY Advisors Inc., a national tax and business consulting firm with offices in Sterling Heights and Southfield, has promoted Veronica A. Kovach to senior manager, based at the location in Southfield.
Kovach has extensive knowledge of internal controls and operating policies and procedures related to business processes and information systems. Her duties include providing UHY clients with internal control services such as SAS 70 attestations, IT audits and risk assessments, SOX testing, PCI assessments and Disaster Recovery Planning.
As senior manager, Kovach will also be responsible for growing the service line and identifying ways to integrate internal controls with UHY’s traditional service offerings.