Landowner Negligence: Who To Sue – The Landlord Or The Tenant?

Landowner Negligence: Who To Sue – The Landlord Or The Tenant?

When you are seriously injured on someone else’s property, a landowner negligence lawsuit may be the best way to be compensated for those injuries. Figuring out who to sue – the landlord or the tenant – can be troublesome. If you sue the wrong party, you could end up having your case dismissed.
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Is The Bar Owner Responsible When Patrons “Take It Outside?”

Is The Bar Owner Responsible When Patrons “Take It Outside?”

Maybe there have been too many movies about fights that start in a bar until the patrons decide to “take it outside”. The Michigan Court of Appeals recently had to address the question of whether a bar owner was responsible when patrons and bouncers got into a fight off-premises that left one person dead.
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Are Property Owners Responsible For Uninvited Visitors’ Injuries?

Are Property Owners Responsible For Uninvited Visitors’ Injuries?

There are many reasons to go door-to-door. Whether you are a mail carrier, a canvasser, or a Girl Scout, your success depends on the ability to safely approach strangers’ homes. But what happens if you are injured on the way to the door? Are property owners responsible for uninvited visitors’ injuries?
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Why Ice and Snow Might Not Lead To A Slip And Fall Lawsuit

Why Ice And Snow Might Not Lead To A Slip And Fall Lawsuit

The first winter storm of the season has rolled through Michigan, bringing ice and snow along with it. While winter weather carries an increased risk of personal injury, it doesn’t always lead to a slip and fall lawsuit. Find out what you should know about premises liability, and its limits when it comes to winter […]
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