Category: Personal Injuries

January 17, 2017

Attorneys Jeffrey Feldman, Leonard Koltonow secure $1.925 million settlement for victim of truck accident with preexisting neck, back and spinal injuries In the last few weeks I’ve written about several multi-million verdicts and settlements that our attorneys secured for our clients in 2016, always with a lesson for Michigan lawyers and auto accident victims to …

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December 29, 2016

Attorney Kevin Seiferheld’s $2 million settlement on behalf of his elderly client with a broken leg is a lesson for all Michigan lawyers to focus on the “life impact” prong of our auto law Last week, I wrote about how elderly car accident victims have the same rights to fair injury settlements as everyone else. …

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December 1, 2016

State Farm says car accident didn’t cause hip injury – but Michigan Court of Appeals smacks down insurance giant for “fractured ” liability theory once again in Connors v. State Farm As an insurance attorney who writes an auto law blog, I tend to write often about State Farm and how they treat people who’ve …

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November 24, 2016

Learn about your potential legal remedies after a car accident if you suffer from headaches or migraines, two very different but serious injuries Last week, I wrote about why it’s important to never ignore a headache after a car accident, and I outlined what to expect with this common, often debilitating crash-related injury as well …

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November 3, 2016

In Nolen v. Hastings, MCOA rules an Oakland County jury must decide whether auto accident victim is entitled to legal compensation for not being able to ride a motorcycle, fly a plane and golf as he did before the crash Is an Oakland County car accident victim entitled to legal compensation if his injuries prevent …

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October 27, 2016

Lawsuits cost the U.S. economy a whopping $239 billion. They’ve cost the National Football League a pretty penny as well. In some cases, we’re talking millions of dollars for a single settlement. In the past, some of the league’s most recognized franchises have been slapped with hefty lawsuits, mainly by their own players and staff! …

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October 24, 2016

Michigan Court of Appeals ruling in Jackson v. Berens reinforces essential protection for motor vehicle accident victims: ‘plaintiff can establish an injury and receive compensation for the aggravation or exacerbation of a preexisting condition’ It’s an obfuscation insurance defense attorneys bring up time and time again in auto accident cases: Trying to shift blame for …

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June 27, 2016

Too many lawyers and so-called No Fault ‘benefit offices’ are breaking the law that prohibits ‘direct solicitation’ of auto accident victims within 30 days of a crash. A law that is not enforced is merely a suggestion. Michigan’s anti-solicitation law of car accident victims is definitely NOT being enforced. And as a result, far too …

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June 16, 2016

Know how you can prevent boating crashes, injuries and stay safe in the water this summer   Although our firm name is Michigan Auto Law, you might be surprised to learn our attorneys have experience litigating serious boat accident cases. The causes of most boating accidents that injure or kill people on the water are …

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