Law

Law eases trust planning for disabled individuals

Special Needs Trust Fairness Act allows competent individuals with disabilities to create their own trusts, saving time and money.

March 17, 2017

Lawsuit brings hotel assessments under scrutiny

Northern Michigan hotel owner says government-approved room fees used to subsidize marketing campaigns violate free speech rights.

March 10, 2017

Great Lakes funding is in jeopardy

Proposed budget threatens $300 million Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

March 10, 2017

ASCAP sues Grandville bar for playing music without paying

Varnum attorney says music copyright infringement suits are among most common types of intellectual property disputes.

March 3, 2017

New normal shapes Rhoades’ family law practice

Attorney cites paternity act, marriage equality and declining marriage rates as factors defining current caseloads.

March 3, 2017