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Apr

James Wright and a Team of ZAC Attorneys Obtain Summary Disposition in Multi-Million Dollar No-Fault Lawsuit

Jim Wright
On April 5, 2018, ZAC shareholder Jim Wright – with invaluable assistance from Amy Applin, Theresa Bodwin, Michael Schwartz, and Tali Wendrow – obtained summary disposition in the largest case in which the firm has represented our valued client. As a result of the team’s efforts throughout thi[...]
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3
Apr

Title VII Prohibition on Sex Discrimination Applies to Transgender Persons Despite Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Nick Guttman
The U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals recently upheld a transgender woman’s sex discrimination claim despite her employer’s attempt to use the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (“RFRA”) to shield itself from liability. In EEOC v. R.G & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., the Court held[...]
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26
Mar

Michigan Court of Appeals Finds Social Media Evidence Fatal to Plaintiff’s Claim for PIP Benefits

Nicole Coleman
In a recent unpublished opinion, the Michigan Court of Appeals upheld a Wayne County Circuit Court decision granting the defendant insurance company’s motion for summary disposition where social media evidence made it clear that the plaintiff lied about his need for – and receipt of – househol[...]
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7
Mar

Mischa Boardman Discusses Easements at Michigan Society of Professional Surveyors’ 77th Annual Meeting

Mischa Boardman
Zausmer, August & Caldwell shareholder Mischa Boardman spoke at the Michigan Society of Professional Surveyors’ 77th Annual Meeting at the Grand Traverse Resort in Acme, Michigan, on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. In her two-hour seminar on “Easements,” Mischa explained the fundamentals [...]
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5
Mar

Zausmer, August & Caldwell Moves Up the List of Metro Detroit’s Largest Law Firms by Crain’s Detroit Business

Zausmer, August & Caldwell is pleased to announce its highest ranking to date in Crain’s Detroit Business’ annual Largest Law Firms list. Each year, Crain’s compiles and ranks the largest law firms in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Livingston counties by total number of attorneys. [...]
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