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Promptly and Appropriately Responding to Sexual Harassment Complaints Is Important to Help Shield a Public Employer from Title VII Liability
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • January 3 2018

Sexual harassment in the workplace continues to be a major topic of concern in our society, garnering widespread media attention. It seems that every


6th Cir. Holds Michigan’s 6-Year Statute of Limitations Applies to Penalty for Untimely Insurance Claims Payments
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2018

In a case involving a claim on a fire insurance policy relating to damaged real estate, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit recently held


The Impact of Tax Reform on Michigan Municipalities and School Districts
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • USA
  • December 21 2017

The U.S. House and Senate have approved the reconciled tax reform bill that was reported out of the House and Senate Conference Committee last week


Reminder: Michigan's Minimum Wage Increases to $9.25Hour
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • USA
  • December 19 2017

In May 2014, Michigan enacted a law that gradually increases the minimum wage from $7.40 to $9.25 per hour by January 1, 2018. On Jan. 1, 2018, the


Michigan Minimum Wage to Increase From $8.90 to $9.25
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • December 18 2017

Effective January 1, 2018, the Michigan minimum wage will increase to $9.25 an hour. This is the last of the scheduled increases under Public Act 138


Michigan Strikes Back . . . In Pennsylvania
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2017

A (relatively) long time ago in a state not so far away, the Michigan Legislature enacted the Michigan Product Liability Act. It contained a


The Effect of Tax Reform on Michigan Charter Schools
  • Miller Canfield PLC
  • USA
  • December 14 2017

Many recent press reports have warned of the negative affect tax reform could have on charter schools around the country. These reports focus on the


A Michigan Employer Avoids Sexual Harassment Liability Through Proper Investigation and Employee Discipline
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • December 13 2017

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits sexual harassment as a form of discrimination based on sex. A recent spate of high-profile sexual


It's a Bicycle, It's a Motorcyle, It's a Motor VehicleNo, It's an Electric Bicycle
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2017

On October 30, 2017, Michigan became the seventh state to adopt specific electric bicycle ("e-bike") legislation joining Arkansas, California


Contractor Assessed Significant Liquidated Damages on Mackinaw Bridge Restoration Project
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2017

The Michigan Court of Appeals recently affirmed a trial court's award of nearly $2 million dollars in liquidated damages even though the owner and