By Doug Chalgian on October 16, 2021
An unpublished Court of Appeals decision out of Otsego County may have bank trust departments all over Michigan squirming, and one bank regretting the decision to appeal....
By Doug Chalgian on September 18, 2021
This new published case is about calculating the spousal intestate share in a case where the decedent was not a Michigan resident, but where an estate is...
By Doug Chalgian on March 24, 2021
Dr. Lewerenz died. His office manager, acting as the personal representative of his estate, wound up his medical practice (a single member LLC). In the course of...
By Doug Chalgian on March 20, 2021
This unpublished opinion explores the differences between res judicata and collateral estoppel, while touching on the limits to using an affidavit of scrivener’s error to clear title...
By Doug Chalgian on March 11, 2021
In Mitan v Farmington Square Condo Association (click on the name to read the case) odd issues and odd facts drive an Oakland County Circuit Court and...
By Doug Chalgian on October 27, 2018
If you are a lawyer who handles probate estate administration, you will want to take note of this unpublished Court of Appeals opinion. The gravamen of this decision...
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