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20
Nov

Elizabeta Rumery Obtains Summary Disposition in No-Fault Case and Dismissal of Five Other Lawsuits Due to Fraud

ZAC associate Elizabeta (Liz) Rumery recently obtained summary disputation of a no-fault matter on behalf of Everest National Insurance Company. Liz convinced a Wayne County Circuit Court that Everest was entitled to rescind the plaintiff’s auto insurance policy because of the material misrepresen[...]
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17
Nov

Zausmer, August & Caldwell Proud to Join with ITC Holdings Corp. to Support MSU’s InnovateGov

Zausmer, August & Caldwell recently teamed up with its valued client, ITC Holdings Corp., to provide financial support for Michigan State University’s InnovateGov program. InnovateGov is an experiential learning program within the College of Social Science. A 10-week summer program, InnovateG[...]
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22
Oct

Mischa Boardman and Devin Sullivan Present on a Judge’s Role in Valuation Determinations

ZAC shareholders Mischa Boardman and Devin Sullivan recently presented to a large and very engaged group of attendees at the International Right of Way Association Fall Education Seminar (Michigan Chapter) in Bay Harbor, Michigan. In their educational session entitled “Judges Have the Final Say[...]
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18
Oct

Landowners Beware: Res Ipsa Loquitur Applies to Premises Liability Claims

In a recent published decision, the Michigan Court of Appeals confirmed that the doctrine of res ipsa loquitur is available to prove a circumstantial case of negligence based on a premises liability theory. The plaintiff in Pugno v Blue Harvest Farms, LLC, an air compressor technician, was visiti[...]
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16
Oct

Jeremy Mullett and Jim Wright Obtain No-Cause Verdicts in Multimillion-Dollar Negligence Dispute

ZAC shareholders Jeremy Mullett and Jim Wright recently concluded a seven-day trial that resulted in the entry of no-cause verdicts against two plaintiffs. The third-party automobile negligence action, litigated in Wayne County Circuit Court, was brought by two plaintiffs, who sought non-economic[...]
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