The U.S. District Court and Court of Appeals recently issued opinions that kept the straight party voting option available to Michigan voters in the November election. Straight party voting has been Michigan law since 1891 and allows voters to select all candidates of their desired party with one mark. Millions of voters use it. Michigan […]Learn More
We are pleased to announce that Goodman Acker P.C. was selected as one of the 2016 Cool Places to Work in Michigan. The annual list of “Cool Places to Work” was created by Crain’s Detroit Business and Best Companies Group. The survey and award program was designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in […]Learn More
Today, the court announced that they were denying the motion for stay pending appeal in the case regarding straight party voting. A district court determined that the elimination of straight party voting was a violation of the U.S. Constitution’s Fourteenth Amendment and placed a burden on minority voters. This is the latest development in the […]Learn More
On any given day, there is a possibility of car crashes due to a number of reasons. However, there are some times when the potential risks are increased, especially on certain holidays for which barbecues, get-togethers, and parties become more common. With us being just a few weeks from Labor Day, it is important to […]Learn More
A recent article posted by the New York Times posed the question of whether or not the tide against restrict voting laws has turned. This is due to the growing amount of cases involving voting rights groups—some working with the United States Department of Justice—taking on cases against these laws and pulling off some unlikely victories. These […]Learn More
Goodman Acker, P.C. is pleased to announce that paralegal Laurie Kies made the honorees list of “Who’s Who” of professionals in the legal industry. “Who’s Who” honor means that an individual has been identified as a person with an outstanding background and has succeeded in numerous achievements through their profession and in their service to […]Learn More
A new article by the Detroit News details the latest lawsuit regarding the state’s straight-ticket ban, which would prohibit the straight-ticket voting and allow for party-line option on this fall’s ballots. Attorney Mark Brewer, along with Mary Ellen Gurewitz, represented the plaintiff in the hearing, the Michigan chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute. They argued against […]Learn More
According to statistics from the Office of Highway Safety Planning, car accidents have increased by 42 since last year in the state of Michigan. As of June 28, 2016, there have been 440 collision-related deaths, which is 42 more deaths than the number reported in 2015 during the same timeframe. Although the number of accidents for the […]Learn More
Our team of Detroit personal injury lawyers at Goodman Acker P.C. is pleased to welcome Attorney Michelle Aaron to our firm. While she is skilled in various areas of law, she will focus the majority of her practice handling cases involving personal injury and premises liability law. Due to her passion for helping those who have been […]Learn More
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