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It’s important to know your rights whether you are an employee or employer. Michigan is an at-will employment state. What that means is that an employee can be discharged at any time, with or without cause, and without notice.

No-fault insurance is required by law in Michigan. If you have an auto accident, no-fault insurance pays for your medical expenses, wage loss benefits, replacement services, and the damage you do to other people’s property. It does not matter who caused the accident.

Comprehensive Estate Planning also involves crafting a plan to ensure that you are cared for during your lifetime if you are no longer able to care for yourself. Read More

Navigating the probate process or administering a trust does not have to be complicated. Our attorneys are well versed in the laws governing probate and trust administration, and will work to ensure that the estate or trust is administered in a timely, cost-effective manner. Read More

There can be questions regarding the validity of a will or trust, or questions regarding whether the decedent was coerced into signing a will or distributing assets prior to his or her death. There can also be questions regarding whether an estate is being properly administered.

As our population ages, new legal issues have emerged which require a knowledge of this unique area of law. Elder Law issues may include not only estate planning issues, but planning for long term care, preventing elder abuse, and preventing undue influence or depletion of assets.

Whether you are starting a new business or need assistance operating an existing business, the attorneys at Gafkay Law, PLC, can help you navigate the maze of regulations which impact small businesses.

Issues involving real estate require careful attention to detail. Our attorneys can work with you to convey property, enter into a land contract or property sale, or address property dispute issues.



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In a scheme straight out of a Seinfeld episode, a Michigan man was arrested and charged for trying to return more than 10,000 non-refundable bottles purchased in a different state. The individual was stopped for...