March 2015 Blog Entries

Published: March 29, 2015
   When I first started practicing law, almost 30 years ago, I was thrilled when mobile phones came out.  Boy, what a miracle to be able to communicate from your car!  I remember lugging that 30 pound box around, feeling like I... read more
Published: March 24, 2015
There is an old legal maxim, "Those who sleep on their rights shall lose them."  Or in the modern vernacular, "You snooze, you lose."  That is very true in terms of a spouse's right to receive pension or other... read more
Published: March 3, 2015
Intuitively, it makes sense.  After all, you lost your job.  The court won't expect you to keep paying your child or spousal support in the same amount, right?  Wrong!  Under Michigan's child support laws, your support... read more
Published: March 3, 2015
On March 21st in 2014, a federal judge ruled Michigan's gay marriage ban unconstitutional.  In the short period before the federal 6th Circuit Court of Appeals put a hold on that decision, about 300 same sex couples married in Michigan.... read more