Business Court Update: New Amendments Clarify Business Court Jurisdiction
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Business Court Update: New Amendments Clarify Business Court Jurisdiction

Effective October 11, 2017, two amendments to Michigan’s Business Court Statute clarified the definitions and jurisdictional requirements under that statute for claims to be filed in the Business Court. The Legislature modified both MCL 600.8031 and 600.8035, which had the effect of adjusting Business Court jurisdiction through both expansion of power to hear certain claims…

Wayne County Business Court Bench Bar Conference Is A Huge Success
201711.28
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Wayne County Business Court Bench Bar Conference Is A Huge Success

On October 20, 2017, the Business/Commercial Litigation Section of the Detroit Bar Association hosted the first annual Wayne County Business Court Bench Bar Conference in the Wayne County Circuit Court jury room. Business Court Judges Brian R. Sullivan, Lita M. Popke and Edward Ewell, Jr. provided their valuable perspectives and insights into practice in the…