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Attorneys in Plunkett Cooney's Motor Vehicle Liability Practice Group specialize in cases involving personal injuries resulting from motor vehicle accidents.
Our attorneys have a great deal of experience handling matters in which a “threshold injury” claim is made for damages. Their work requires a detailed understanding of the various legal theories concerning negligence and comparative fault, as well as an advanced working knowledge of medical care and conditions.
The Michigan No-Fault Act controls issues surrounding Michigan motor vehicle liability law. Accordingly, our attorneys stay abreast of any modifications in the No-Fault law and its interpretation. They are also updated regularly on appellate court rulings and trial results that impact motor vehicle liability claims.
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- Supreme Court Holds Innocent Third-Party Rule Does Not Survive, Insurers may Rescind Fraudulent Policies
- Supreme Court Shields No-Fault Insurers from Direct PIP Lawsuits by Healthcare Providers
- Appellate Court Clarifies That Standard for Third-Party Claims Applies Under Uniform Trade Practices Act in Determining Application of Penalty Interest for UM/UIM Cases
- Court Clarifies No-Fault Act’s Notice Requirement (MCL 500.3145(1))
- Fraud, in Part, Remains Fraud in Whole, After Supreme Court Declines to Hear Case
- Insured Injured Out-Of-State Pedestrian Not Entitled to PIP Benefits From her own Insurer
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