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  • Jerry Acker Chosen for Michigan Lawyers Weekly 2020 Hall of Fame
    Jerry Acker Chosen for Michigan Lawyers Weekly 2020 Hall of Fame

    Our founder and senior partner, Attorney Gerald “Jerry” Acker, has been selected for inclusion in the Michigan Lawyers Weekly 2020 Hall of Fame! Michigan Lawyers Weekly is an independent publication ...

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  • How Are Costs Covered When a Passenger is Injured in an Accident?
    How Are Costs Covered When a Passenger is Injured in an Accident?

    In no-fault states, drivers who are injured in a car accident can rely on their own insurance company to cover the cost of damages. This differs from fault-based states, which require drivers to file ...

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  • Goodman Acker P.C. Wins $600,000 No-Fault Insurance Settlement for Injured Passenger
    Goodman Acker P.C. Wins $600,000 No-Fault Insurance Settlement for Injured Passenger

    Our client, a Detroit resident and working mother of 2 children, was riding as a passenger in her own mother’s car when an unfortunate accident occurred on the I-94 Expressway in Kalamazoo. At or near ...

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  • Why You Shouldn’t Dismiss Your Minor Injuries After a Car Accident
    Why You Shouldn’t Dismiss Your Minor Injuries After a Car Accident

    While suffering from minor injuries in a car accident can be frustrating and stressful, you may be counting your blessings that they aren’t catastrophic and require you to pay handsomely for medical ...

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  • Tips to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents
    Tips to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents

    Motorcycle accidents can result in more serious accidents than those involved in typical car accidents, due to the fact that motorcycle riders are not enclosed on all four sides. Injuries can include ...

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  • Attorney Jordan B. Acker Interviewed Regarding Hit-and-Run Case
    Attorney Jordan B. Acker Interviewed Regarding Hit-and-Run Case

    Our team at Goodman Acker P.C. recently took on a hit-and-run case that has received a lot of media attention . The case began on a September afternoon. After visiting her mother, our 67-year-old ...

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  • Summer Safety: Injuries Caused by Foul Balls at Baseball Games
    Summer Safety: Injuries Caused by Foul Balls at Baseball Games

    Summertime signals the heat of baseball season for dedicated sports fans and casual attendees alike. Many baseball spectators bring along a glove in the hopes of catching a foul ball. The excitement ...

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  • Goodman Acker P.C. Wins Over $1 Million Settlement for Truck Accident Victim
    Goodman Acker P.C. Wins Over $1 Million Settlement for Truck Accident Victim

    Goodman Acker P.C. partner Tim Sulolli and associate attorney Ronita Bahri recovered $1,425,000.00 for our client who was injured in an accident with a semi-truck in Warren, Michigan. Our client is a ...

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  • 4 Questions To Ask Your Personal Injury Attorney
    4 Questions To Ask Your Personal Injury Attorney

    If you think you may have a personal injury claim, you need to make sure the attorney who represents your case is a good match for you. Finding the right attorney is about more than just finding ...

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  • Is the NCAA Responsible for Football Traumatic Brain Injuries?
    Is the NCAA Responsible for Football Traumatic Brain Injuries?

    Football has always been a rough, high-contact sport, but that doesn’t mean the players deserve to suffer brutal, lifelong injuries. Although football has been associated with concussions and ...

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  • Motorcycle Accidents: An Overview
    Motorcycle Accidents: An Overview

    In order to better understand which vehicles are represented here, the following are included when referring to motorcycles: Two- or three-wheeled motorcycles Off-road motorcycles Mopeds Scooters ...

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  • Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law, How Will Independent Medical Exams Change?
    Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law, How Will Independent Medical Exams Change?

    Michigan’s overhaul of their no-fault system is taking effect July 1, impacting all local drivers and their insurance policies. One of the many areas of insurance that will be affected is the ...

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  • Who Pays an Injured Person’s No-Fault Benefits Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law?
    Who Pays an Injured Person’s No-Fault Benefits Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law?

    Starting in July, all Michigan drivers will be affected by a new auto insurance reform law, which will bring about a number of new changes. Because drivers will no longer be required to have unlimited ...

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  • Who Pays for an Injured Motorcyclist’s Benefits Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law?
    Who Pays for an Injured Motorcyclist’s Benefits Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law?

    Michigan’s new no-fault law, which will go into effect starting July 1, will affect all motorists, including motorcyclists. However, many motorcyclists are concerned that the law will pose new ...

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  • Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law, Who Pays for an Injured Pedestrian’s Benefits?
    Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law, Who Pays for an Injured Pedestrian’s Benefits?

    While Michigan’s new auto insurance law, which will officially be enacted on July 1, impacts all drivers when it comes to insurance policies, pedestrians will be affected, too. Under Michigan’s ...

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  • Who is Liable for an Injured Bicyclist’s Benefits After an Accident Under Michigan’s New No-Fault Law?
    Who is Liable for an Injured Bicyclist’s Benefits After an Accident Under Michigan’s New No-Fault Law?

    Though Michigan’s new auto insurance law will affect all car drivers and their insurance policies starting July 1, it will also play a role in the lives of bicyclists who are injured in accidents. ...

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  • What Are My Options for PIP Coverage Under the New Michigan No-Fault Law?
    What Are My Options for PIP Coverage Under the New Michigan No-Fault Law?

    On July 1, 2020, Michigan’s new no-fault auto insurance reform law is going into effect, granting motorists new coverage options. Our Detroit car accident attorneys explain what you need to know about ...

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  • Are Out-of-State Residents Covered Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law?
    Are Out-of-State Residents Covered Under Michigan’s New Auto Insurance Law?

    On July 2, 2020, Michigan’s new auto insurance law will go into effect, resulting in a number of significant changes for motorists in the state. But what if you’re visiting Michigan as an out-of-state ...

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  • Do Michigan Residents Injured in an Out of State Car Accident Have Rights Under the New No-Fault Insurance Law?
    Do Michigan Residents Injured in an Out of State Car Accident Have Rights Under the New No-Fault Insurance Law?

    On July 1, 2020, a new state law will come into effect that changes how motorists are able to receive coverage for no-fault Personal Injury Protection (PIP) car insurance. Whereas prior to July 1 PIP ...

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  • New Michigan Auto Insurance Law Will Limit Attendant Care Hours
    New Michigan Auto Insurance Law Will Limit Attendant Care Hours

    On July 1, 2020, a new law will go into effect that allows drivers in Michigan to choose their own no-fault Personal Injury Protection (PIP) insurance plan, which was previously fixed. While many ...

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