If you had a vehicle insured at 11:59 p.m. on October 31, 2021, you are eligible to receive a $400 refund if the insurance met the minimum insurance requirements for operating a vehicle on Michigan roads.
One asset that many people put in their trusts is real estate, be it a primary residence, vacant land, or otherwise. In Michigan, to the extent that a trustee decides to sell real estate that is part of a living trust, a certificate of trust will be required at or before the real estate closing.
Update: The remote visitation by guardians and the remote signing, witnessing, and notarization of estate planning, and other, documents has been extended through June 30, 2021. On December 29, 2020, Governor Whitmer extended these remote practices by signing Enrolled Senate […]
The recent surge in the coronavirus pandemic across the country has reminded all of us that a return to “normal” is far from imminent. The public health and economic crises caused by the pandemic have had many secondary effects, one […]
To permit the execution of important legal documents, while reducing face-to-face exposure during the COVID-19 pandemic, Michigan Governor Whitmer issued Executive Order 2020-74. The new Executive Order went into effect on May 5, 2020 at 9:37 p.m. and permits the […]
Issues not typically thought about or discussed are now at the forefront of many people’s minds. During Michigan’s COVID-19 Stay at Home Executive Orders, discussions about life and death are common with friends, family, and loved ones. I recently had […]
On April 22, 2020, with Executive Order 2020-58, Governor Whitmer suspended deadlines applicable to the commencement of all civil and probate actions and proceedings from March 10, 2020 until the end of the declared states of disaster and emergency. The […]
Executive Order 2020-41 Allows Remote Witnessing and Notarization Electronic signatures, remote notarizations, remote witness attestations and acknowledgments, and remote visitations are now permitted under Executive Order 2020-41, signed by Governor Whitmer on April 8, 2020. This Executive Order is effective […]