Can Michigan Courts Decide Physical and Legal Custody Differently?

Michigan Child Custody Law requires Michigan Courts to issue specific decisions on which parent will have physical and legal custody of the children. Physical Custody typically means which parent the children spend most of their time with. Legal Custody is concerned with which parent has the right to make significant life decisions in a child’s …

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How Parental Rights Can Be Terminated for Exposure to Child Abuse

Michigan Courts take a strict view of parents who commit child abuse but also if a parent was not at fault for the child abuse in certain circumstances. Michigan Courts always look to the best interest of the child, not the parent.   Pursuant to a recent Court of Appeals decision, MCL 722.638(2) does not …

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Top Four Reasons Why People Don’t Hire An Accident Attorney When They Should

Personal injury attorneys have quite the reputation – in and out of the legal community. While this particular area of law can offer great material for jokes, the stigmas surrounding personal injury attorneys can have devastating effects on you and your case if it prevents you from getting the help you need.  Personal injury law …

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