Tag Archives: Michigan

Ohio, Michigan legislators seek partisan-gerrymandering stays

At the end of March, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in two cases challenging federal congressional districts in North Carolina and Maryland as the product of unconstitutional partisan gerrymandering. A key question in both cases was whether courts should … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional Law | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Michigan Supreme Court Discusses Amending Complaints to Add Nonparty at Fault

photo credit: Shutterstock.com/Nirat.pix In a recent Michigan slip-and-fall case, a state appellate court considered whether a plaintiff’s amended complaint adding a nonparty at fault relates back to the original filing. Ultimately, the court concluded that the plaintiff’s amended complaint did … Continue reading

Posted in Injury & Accident Law | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

9th Annual Western Michigan University Medical Humanities Conference

The 9th Annual Western Michigan University Medical Humanities Conference is September 19-20, 2019. Kalamazoo, MI. Abstracts are due May 15, 2019. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

Posted in Health Law | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Is the Divorce Capital of Michigan?

There are many factors that can contribute to the divorce of a marriage: financial strain, irreconcilable divorces and infidelity are all common issues. Before you start the divorce process, it is important to define the cause of divorce. Recently, 24/7 … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce Law | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Michigan Federal Court Rules Advertising Injury Coverage Could Apply To Accusations Of Copyright Infringement

On March 22, 2019, a federal judge in Michigan found in Alticor Global Holdings, Inc. v. America Int’l Specialty Lines Ins. Co., that claims of copyright infringement by several major record labels are potentially covered under liability policies issued by … Continue reading

Posted in Insurance | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment