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Digital Estate Plans in Michigan

In the modern era, most people have dozens of electronic accounts making-up an electronic profile and creating a digital estate. What happens to your digital assets on death, or upon your incapacity? Do you have a digital estate plan? The New Act Earlier this summer, the Michigan legislature addressed these questions when passing the Fiduciary […]

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Saliva Drug Testing at the Roadside

For some time, we have been watching the development of roadside saliva drug testing for people suspected of driving under the influence of controlled substances like marijuana or cocaine. Two pieces of legislation passed this summer provides for a roadside drug testing. Also, the new law empowers police to take immediate action in accord with […]

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The Importance of an Expert Witness for the Defense

This post examines the importance of retaining an expert witness for the defense to secure a fair trial by Sixth Amendment standards. The post uses a recently decided case to highlight the issue. A Recent Cold Case Solved In 1993, Detroit Police found a dead woman in the basement of a Detroit office building. The […]

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Family Dollar and 7-11 Stores to Accept Child Support Payments

Our law firm tracks innovations designed to improve payment of child support. Recently, a new child support program caught our attention. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced a program that allows cash child support payments at select Family Dollar and 7-11 retailers. This convenient service allows payors that need to pay their […]

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