Property Insurance and Michigan’s Short Limitations Period

In Michigan, the limitations period for a suit based on a policy of property insurance is determined by the contract, and may be as little as one year pursuant to MCL § 500.2833(1)(q).  As compared to the general breach of contract limitations period (six-years) this is quite short, making it a potential problem for insureds or […]

Detained Iraqi Nationals from Metro-Detroit Fight to Remain in US

On June 11, 2017, Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) began, without any warning, arresting dozens of Iraqi nationals, many of them living in the metro-Detroit area. Most or all of these Iraqis are subject to final orders of removal (deportation); however, despite those orders, they have been living in the United States for years, and […]