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Mayor Duggan’s Newest No-Fault Proposal Is Rotten to the Core

New No-Fault Proposal Will Severely Cut Coverage Detroit mayor Mike Duggan, with House majority leader Thomas Leonard (R-DeWitt), unveiled the latest round of Michigan no-fault “reform” last week. With the introduction of House Bill 5013, the mayor and other insurance company folks are taking aim once again the one of the nation’s most robust automobile [...]

Insurance Companies Make Another Run at Michigan No-Fault Law Changes

Yet another attack on Michigan’s no-fault system appears to be imminent. Mlive.com ran an article last week stating that representative Jason Sheppard, R-Temperance, will introduce House Bill 5951 when the legislative session resumes after the November elections. This bill looks to completely destroy the present Michigan no-fault law by creating a no-fault PIP choice system. [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:40:12+00:00October 6th, 2016|Auto Accidents, No-Fault, Opinion, Politics, Troy|1 Comment

Flint Water Crisis – A Brief Chronological History

The ongoing saga of Flint’s dangerous water has finally hit the national news. And with that, the governor and the rest of our state leaders have finally decided to pay meaningful attention to the crisis, despite the fact Flint residents and leaders have been screaming for help for approximately to 18 months. Rather than go [...]

By |2018-05-25T16:13:20+00:00January 7th, 2016|Flint, Opinion, Politics|Comments Off on Flint Water Crisis – A Brief Chronological History

Michigan Legislature Seeks to End Sidewalk Liability

Michigan Sidewalk Injury Lawyers In June 2015, the Michigan state house introduced HB 4686, a blatant attempt by the City of Detroit to rid itself of its mandated responsibility to take care of city sidewalks on behalf of its citizens. The bill, which was just voted out of committee in the state house, is actually [...]

By |2017-07-19T15:56:08+00:00December 8th, 2015|Detroit, Governmental immunity, Politics|Comments Off on Michigan Legislature Seeks to End Sidewalk Liability

Michigan Worker’s Compensation Carriers and Companies Raking in Millions

The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) announced this week that worker’s compensation premiums are expected to drop 6.9% in 2016. This is on top of a premium decrease of 6.5% in 2015. Since 2011, when the state legislature and Governor Snyder passed and signed into law legislation that provided employers and their [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:09:57+00:00October 6th, 2015|Lansing, Opinion, Politics, Workers Compensation|Comments Off on Michigan Worker’s Compensation Carriers and Companies Raking in Millions

Michigan Pothole Season – Is Proposal 1 The Fix?

As another winter continues on, the pothole situation here in Michigan is not getting any better. In fact as we already know, another harsh winter has already created massive problems for motorists throughout the state. This February is currently on pace to be one of the coldest on record and when the inevitable thaw occurs [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:11:27+00:00February 28th, 2015|Auto Accidents, Lansing, Politics|Comments Off on Michigan Pothole Season – Is Proposal 1 The Fix?