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Acquiring Evidence for a Personal Injury Claim

Winning your Michigan personal injury case can often come down to having the right evidence on your side. When you file a claim or lawsuit, but lack sufficient evidence to prove your case, your chance of success decreases immensely. The Michigan personal injury lawyers encourage you to follow these tips to win your case. At [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:40:24+00:00June 11th, 2015|Troy|Comments Off on Acquiring Evidence for a Personal Injury Claim

Michigan Court of Appeals Renders Split Decisions

The Michigan Court of Appeals came down with two differing rulings on similar cases last week. The cases involve a plaintiff’s ability to obtain pain and suffering compensation in a Michigan car accident case. Under Michigan law, a plaintiff must have sustained a “serious impairment of bodily function” to be eligble for pain and suffering [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:40:33+00:00May 30th, 2015|Troy|Comments Off on Michigan Court of Appeals Renders Split Decisions

The Michigan Court of Appeals sides with MCCA and Insurance Lobbyists

In a long awaited opinion, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled that the Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association (MCCA) is not subject to the state open records law or the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).  The case, CPAN v. MCCA can be found here. What this ruling means is that the MCCA, which is a private, [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:40:43+00:00May 21st, 2014|Lansing, Troy|Comments Off on The Michigan Court of Appeals sides with MCCA and Insurance Lobbyists

Michigan Legislature Is At It Again – Another Try at No-Fault “Reform”

House Republicans are at again in the latest effort to effectively end Michigan’s no-fault system. Unfortunately, after two failed recent attempts, the latest effort is not much different than prior attempts. Currently, the Michigan no-fault law has no cap on medical care. If you are injured in a car accident, the no-fault carrier responsible for [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:40:53+00:00February 25th, 2014|Legal News, Michigan Auto No-Fault Law, Troy|0 Comments

Michigan Dog Bites and Michigan Dog Attacks – Legal Ramifications

A recent dog bite incident in Royal Oak, Michigan has caused a small uproar. A Doberman Pinscher named Heidi may soon be put down by the authorities after it bite a Warren man outside a grocery store. The story made it online and now the dog’s plight has gone viral. Apparently, people from as far [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:43:50+00:00February 3rd, 2012|Personal Injury, Troy, Warren|Comments Off on Michigan Dog Bites and Michigan Dog Attacks – Legal Ramifications

Woodman v. Kera – Children Win

The Michigan Supreme Court issued it’s opinion in the closely watched Woodman v. Kera case. It was a much needed victory for accident victims. The case involved a parent who signed a pre-injury liability waiver prior to his son using an inflatable play equipment, or Bouncer. In this case, Trent Woodman’s father signed such a [...]

By |2018-06-18T23:41:11+00:00June 21st, 2010|General Negligence, Troy|Comments Off on Woodman v. Kera – Children Win