12/8/16 - Summary of New State Medical Marijuana Legislation
The three new Acts, which aim to clarify medical marijuana law, take effect December 20, 2016.
11/15/16 - Recall May Affect Naloxone Kits Distributed to MMRMA Members at Conferences
Recipients may contact MMRMA for help checking kits against the recall list and returning them if applicable.
9/29/16 - Summary of FAA Amendments to Drone Regulations
This is an overview and not a comprehensive list of the regulations. For complete information, see www.FAA.gov/uas.
9/26/16 - Attorney General: Roadway Solicitations Not Legal
Bill Schuette issues formal opinion on soliciting for charities in traffic.
3/14/16 - Use of Force Expert Weighs in on Timing of Post-TASER Exposure Confessions
Jack Ryan, nationally recognized for his expertise, cites a study that examines cognitive impairment after TASER exposure.
9/3/15 - Supreme Court Rules on Excessive Force
The U.S. Supreme Court recently made a ruling relating to excessive use of force.
8/18/14 - Sewer Backup Resources, Information, and Claim Forms
Materials to assist MMRMA members in the wake of recent heavy rains and flooding.
6/9/14 - U.S. Supreme Court Changes Terminology
Court makes a point to use "intellectual disability" instead of "mental retardation" in recent opinion.
5/12/14 - State Bar Finds Home for Elliott-Larsen Plaque
MMRMA's Michael Ellis Was in Attendance for Dedication Ceremony
4/7/14 - I-96 Construction Info
The freeway is closed from Newburgh to Telegraph in both directions through October 2014.
3/25/14 - Tech Note: Microsoft to End Support for Windows XP, IE 8
Windows XP users encouraged to upgrade to newer version of Windows or, at the very least, to browse in Firefox or Chrome instead of Internet Explorer.
2/26/14 - Legislative Alert: MISS DIG Update
Public Act 174 goes into effect on April 1, 2014. Read for more information and links, including how to submit comments on the proposed forms and procedures for implementation of the Act.
10/29/13 - New State Court Administrator Appointed
Supreme Court selects Monroe probate judge for the position.
10/28/13 - Ann Flood Named New State Insurance Director
Flood replaces former director, who has been appointed state treasurer.
8/12/13 - Michigan Enacts Sports Concussion Law Affecting Youth Sports and Athletics
MMRMA provides important links and resources for complying with the new law and completing mandatory online training.
8/6/13 - Bills Seek to Deter "Ambulance Chasers"
Michigan legislature could give accident victims a 30-day reprieve from solicitation by personal injury lawyers.
7/8/13 - Court Weighs In on Absolute Immunity
Michigan police chiefs relieved of state law liability even when performing patrolman level responsibilities.
6/10/13 - Proposed Bill Would Revise FOIA Law in Michigan
If passed, Michigan House Bill 4001 would have significant effects on the way public entities respond to FOIA requests.
5/14/13 - Age Discrimination On the Bench
Senate Joint Resolution F questions the rule against judges running for election once they've reached the age of 70.
4/30/13 - Open Carry Meets Open Meetings
Michigan Court of Appeals decision and other noteworthy developments in gun debate.
3/4/13 - Michigan Has New Supreme Court Justice
Governor Snyder appoints replacement for Diane Hathaway.
1/30/13 - Hathaway Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud
The former Michigan Supreme Court Justice may face time in prison.
1/25/13 - Outside Honors
Join us in celebrating these achievements of MMRMA's partners.
1/16/13 - Risk Control Advisory Committees: A Great Way to Get Involved
Serving on one of MMRMA's committees is an excellent way to share your risk management knowledge with the entire membership.
8/8/12 - Carol Rosati Named One of Michigan Women in the Law 2012 Awardees
Please join MMRMA in congratulating Rosati on this prestigious honor.
5/30/12 - MMRMA Extends Congratulations to CMDA's Ron Acho
Acho receives award from Chaldean-American Bar Association (CABA).
5/2/12 - Michigan Abolishes Helmet Requirement Under Certain Circumstances
Motorcycle Lobby Says "Hats Off" to Governor
2/20/12 - Law Firm Gets a Name Change
One of MMRMA's two principal law firms has a new name.
4/5/11 - E-Mail Company Experienced Data Breach: Be Wary of Emails Requesting Your Information
Firm Reports that Millions of Email Addresses Were Stolen from Its Computers