Archive | June, 2012

Reasons Why You Will Not Get a Concealed Pistol License

June 30, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Law   |   0 Comments

If you are thinking about getting concealed pistol license in Michigan, then you need to know that there are many, many, reasons why you may not qualify.  This list is ridiculously long. so I am just going to post it as is.  You will not qualify if one of the following conditions, statutes, or previous criminal […]

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The U.S. Supreme Court Upholds the Fourth Amendment

June 30, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Law   |   0 Comments

In a stunning decision by the U.S. Supreme Court, all 9 justices agreed that the attachment of a GPS device to a citizen’s car, without a warrant, violated the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.   In Jones, the police in Washington D.C. had obtained a search warrant to attach a GPS to Jones’s wife’s car.  […]

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Michigan Law of Easement Quick Facts

June 10, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Michigan Real Estate Law   |   0 Comments

An easement is a right to use another’s property for a particular purpose.  Below are general concepts regarding easements; if you have a problem or question about your easement, then consult Nye & Associates, PLLC. Definitions. The person’s property benefiting  from the easement is the “dominant estate.”  The person’s property whose land is subject to […]

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Michigan Bullard-Plawecki Employee Right to Know Act

June 10, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Employment Law   |   0 Comments

Under Michigan law, employees have certain rights related to their employment records.  The Bullard Plawecki Employee Right to Know Act can be found here: http://www.legislature.mi.gov/documents/mcl/pdf/mcl-act-397-of-1978.pdf Generally, Michigan employees (to include public employees) have the following rights: 1. The right to inspect their employee file twice per year; 2. The right to a copy of their employee […]

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