Items Tagged with 'Supreme Court'


Legislation would update Michigan’s bottle deposit law

Bipartisan package introduced to redistribute escheat funds, cut down on fraud.

February 7, 2020
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A bipartisan group of lawmakers last month introduced legislation to update Michigan’s bottle bill with the goal of increasing recycling rates and cracking down on fraud and abuse. Read More

Decision affects online retailers

June ruling by Supreme Court on Wayfair case states online businesses must pay sales tax.

July 20, 2018
“In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Read More

How recent Supreme Court rulings may affect your business

March 4, 2016
Litigation has a way of disrupting a company like few other events. Read More

ACA exchanges face Supreme Court scrutiny

June 12, 2015
There’s a lot of buzz surrounding the Affordable Care Act and the impending U.S. Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell. Read More

Computer-related patents get a little tricky

March 6, 2015
A Supreme Court case decided in June of last year has left some lingering questions among patent attorneys and the U.S. Patent Office in regard to the eligibility of some patent applications. Read More

Practice group focuses on Supreme Court cases

Warner attorney has experience working with the nation’s highest court.

October 17, 2014
With eight merit cases under his belt, attorney John Bursch said it made sense for him to start a practice group focusing on the U.S. Supreme Court upon his return to Warner Norcross at the end of last year. Read More

Supreme Court decision means same-sex marriage in more states

Michigan is one of 20 states still waiting for the issue to be resolved.

October 10, 2014
The Supreme Court recently declined to hear all five of the pending same-sex marriage cases put before it, which means the lower court rulings in those states stand. Read More

Closely held corporations win religious freedom

Supreme Court rules companies can decide issuance of birth control.

July 11, 2014
The United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby two weeks ago in the contraception coverage case, Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, saying that closely held companies have religious freedom. Read More

Law Day celebration focuses on the right to vote

Speaker will examine issues that impact democracy’s ‘ability to function.’

April 25, 2014
Voters’ rights have taken some big hits in the past year. Read More

Private companies are covered if they are contractors for public firms

March 21, 2014
A decision by the U.S. Supreme Court earlier this month has expanded the protections of the Sarbanes-Oxley whistleblower provision to include some privately held companies. Read More