Kuhn Rogers Prevails In Federal Court Civil Rights Lawsuit

Unconstitutional Taking of Private Property by County Government Entitles Owner to Damages and Attorney Fees Type of Action: Federal Takings, State Inverse Condemnation, Due Process Violation, and Trespass Claim; Section 1983 Federal Rights Claims Ty… Read More
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Dane Carey Secures $850,000 Settlement In Commercial Litigation Lawsuit

Commercial Litigation Involving Economic, Consequential, and Business Loss Damages Type of Action: Breach of Warranty, Breach of Contract, Negligent Misrepresentation, Fraudulent Inducement, and Negligence Type of Injuries: Plaintiff was a start-up b… Read More
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Murphy v Inman – New Standard for Direct vs. Derivative Shareholder Claims

In the recent decision in Murphy v Inman, No. 161454, Mich ; NW2d (April 5, 2022), the Michigan Supreme Court clarified the standard for determining whether an aggrieved shareholder may bring a direct claim (in his individual capacity) or a derivativ… Read More
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Access to the Water from a Public Road

As has been frequently observed, Michigan is a water wonderland. Not only is Michigan the Great Lakes State, it also has more than 11,000 inland lakes and countless miles of rivers and streams. It is difficult to identify another state where water-re… Read More
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Kuhn Rogers Files Amicus Curiae Brief with the Michigan Supreme Court in Critical Environmental Law Case

The Michigan Supreme Court recently granted leave to allow the Michigan Waterfront Alliance (“MWA”) to file an amicus curiae brief in the momentous environmental law case titled, Lakeshore Group v Department of Environmental Quality. The… Read More
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Business Update: SEC Adopts Amendments to Exempt Offering Framework

The SEC recently adopted rule amendments to the current exemptions from registration under the Securities Act. The amendments are part of the SEC’s continued efforts to modernize and improve its rules. Among other things, the amendments will increa… Read More
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Finance Update: Department of Treasury Warns Against the Facilitation of Ransomware Payments

On October 1, 2020, the US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence issued a press release announcing two advisories regarding ransomware cyberattacks. Ransomware is a form of malicious software designed to block… Read More
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Finance Update: IRS Notifies Lenders Not to File Form 1099-C or Provide IRS Payee Statements for PPP Loan Forgiveness Amounts

On March 27, 2020, the US government passed the CARES Act in response to the COVID-19 crisis. Under the CARES Act, the Small Business Administration (“SBA”) offered loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) designed to provide a dir… Read More
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Real Estate Update: CDC Announces COVID-19 Four-Month Residential Eviction Moratorium

On September 1, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”), announced an order imposing a temporary moratorium on residential evictions to halt the further spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (“COVID-19”) (Order). Read More
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Business Update: SEC Amends Accredited Investor Definitions

On August 26, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) adopted final rule amendments to modify the definition of an accredited investor in Rule 501(a) under the Securities Act. These amendments will become effective 60 days after… Read More
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