- change ups
Firms, legislation, trends and awards
Changes in American society are resulting in new legal decisions.
Sexual orientation is included under sex discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said last week when it announced its decision in the case of Complainant v. Anthony Foxx, Secretary, Department of Transportation (Federal Aviation Administration). Read More
Law firm wins fight regarding Real Estate Transfer Tax Act.
Attorneys from Warner Norcross succeeded in July in having the interpretation of a statute in the Real Estate Transfer Tax Act overturned by the Michigan Supreme Court. Read More
The former head of a mental health organization in the region is accused of giving $510,000 in public funds to a psychic palm reader in Florida under the guise of health care consulting. Read More
With Michigan’s same-sex marriage ban overturned, there are several statutes within Michigan’s legal framework that need to be updated to bring the state’s laws in line with the U.S. Constitution. Read More
Service dogs and emotional-support pets are allowed where public is allowed.
It’s not uncommon for an apartment building or condominium association to have a “no pets” policy in place, but not all animals can be turned away under these policies. Read More