Firm News

July 9, 2020 – ABC 12 – Mid-Michigan police officer fired, claims retaliation for pending lawsuit

June 17, 2020 – ABC 12 – Ex-employees of Wellspring Lutheran Services sue over COVID-related firings

May 10, 2020 – mLive – Grand Hotel interior designer sues for personal memorabilia left inside the Mackinac Island landmark

May 8, 2020 – ABC 12 – Trump arts council appointee sues Grand Hotel over memorabilia

February 25, 2020 – Central Michigan Life – Former CMU gymnastics coach suing ESPN for defamation

August 24, 2019 – The Alpena News – King claims wrongful firing in suit against sheriff

July 12, 2019 – ABC 12 – Former Essexville public safety director disputes reasons for him being fired

March 25, 2019 – mLive – Former reserve officer sues Frankenmuth, alleges firing for being gay

February 6, 2019 – mLive – Jury finds Covenant owes $540,269 to former employee for age discrimination

February 1, 2019 – ABC 12 – Saginaw woman wins $500,000 in age discrimination suit against Covenant HealthCare

January 19, 2019 – mLive – Ex-Bay City employee sues for wrongful termination

December 19, 2018 – mLive – Bay City settles racial discrimination lawsuit for $265,000

May 29, 2018 – mLive – St. Charles cop sues village after passed over for top job

May 21, 2018 – mLive – St. Charles police officer battling cancer sues village over lack of promotion

January 12, 2018 – mLive – Janitor sues Bay County alleging he lost his job over role in sheriff lawsuit

July 5, 2017 – mLive – Man who wasn’t hired for HR job suing city for racial discrimination

April 20, 2017 – mLive – Saginaw director of public health fired after special commissioners meeting

January 3, 2017 – ABC 12 – Former Saginaw doctor sued in fatal crash case

August 16, 2016 – mLive – Former event center manager files race discrimination lawsuit against city

June 22, 2016 – mLive – After $500,00 verdict, ex-Covenant employee dismissed from MMR job

June 21, 2016 – ABC 12 – Ex-Covenant worker gets $500K jury verdict, then loses job

May 26, 2016 – ABC 12 – Johnny Burk testifies at hearing in Bay City

April 7, 2016 – mLive – Johnny Burke and Blondie file age-discrimination lawsuits against Cumulus

January 15, 2016 – ABC 12 – Two major personalities at Oldies 96 WHNN are out of a job

October 1, 2015 – ABC 12 – $6M was initial request in Wood vs. Dow Chemical legal battle

July 29, 2015 – mLive – Saginaw County settles 2 lawsuits filed by women against sheriff, county

July 17, 2015 – ABC 12 – Legal victory for Mid-Michigan man suing GM over defective ignition switches

July 1, 2015 – Bloomberg – GM Fund Leaves Out Scores Hurt or Killed in Cars With Switch Flaw

June 19, 2015 – ABC 12 – Bay City man says wife’s car had defective ignition switch

June 11, 2015 – ABC 12 – Mid-Michigan woman wins lawsuit against Dow Chemical

June 4, 2015 – Reuters – Exclusive: SEC investigates allegations of misspending by Dow Chemical CEO

May 6, 2015 – Reuters – Dow’s top auditor challenged CEO on spending for years, new documents show

February 9, 2015 – Bloomberg – Dow Chemical settles lawsuit over whistleblower’s termination

January 11, 2015 – Midland Daily News – Dow Chemical Co. whistleblower court cases concluded

December 21, 2014 – Midland Daily News – Wrongful Dow termination claim can continue, judge rules

December 18, 2014 – The Sydney Morning Herald – Dow Chemical’s high-profile Australian CEO Andrew Liveris facing allegations over lavish spending

December 17, 2014 – Midland Daily News – Dow Chemical CEO’s spending questioned in whistleblower case

May 9, 2014 – mLive – Former deputy’s lawsuit against Bay County Sheriff John E. Miller settled for $480,000

March 27, 2014 – mLive – Saginaw sheriff’s lieutenant files gender discrimination lawsuit against Sheriff William Federspiel and county

February 19, 2014 – mLive – “Short-statured” former female deputy settles discrimination lawsuit with Saginaw County

February 12, 2014 – mLive – Federal judge orders former Bay County Sheriff’s deputy’s First Amendment lawsuit to trial

February 7, 2014 – mLive – Former Bay City cop says his veteran’s rights were violated, demands formal hearing

January 14, 2014 – Midland Daily News – Former employee file suit against Dow; company pledges fight

June 11, 2013 – mLive – Federal jury finds Saginaw hospital owes $423,480 to former employee terminated in violation of Family and Medical Leave Act

December 19, 2013 – mLive – Former Bay County employee who filed sexual harassment lawsuit gets out-of-court settlement of $250,000

January 31, 2013 – mLive – Attorney sues Sheriff Federspiel, Saginaw County for videotaping “private and personal conversations and interactions” with female client at jail

April 26, 2012 – mLive – Jury finds Kraft Foods Global owes Bay City man $1.2 million for wrongfully firing him

April 5, 2012 – mLive – Former Bay County deputy claims he was fired for supporting sheriff candidate

April 3, 2012 – mLive –  Buena Vista police sergeant sues after losing interim chief promotion, claims health concerns violate civil rights

February 14, 2012 – mLive – Age discrimination lawsuit filed against Saginaw police by former recruit

January 11, 2012 – mLive – Saginaw City Council at odds regarding $75,000 settlement of lawsuit filed against Parishioners on Patrol co-founder

November 9, 2011 – mLive – Retired Tuscola County judge named in sexual harassment suit

November 9, 2011 – Tuscola County Advertiser – Former judge faces sexual harassment lawsuit

September 19, 2011 – mLive – Judge rules against Village of Birch Run, former chief’s award could be $883,970, attorney says

August 6, 2011 – Midland Daily News – Delta College facing religious bias lawsuit

February 13, 2011 – mLive – Attorney: Demoted lieutenant awarded $200,000 judgment in lawsuit against sheriff, Saginaw County

February 4, 2011 – mLive – Jury awards $750,000 to former Saginaw officer for “mental anguish,” lawyer says

December 21, 2010 – mLive – Worker says United Way retaliated against her for complaining about workplace discrimination

December 20, 2010 – mLive – Black worker sues Heart of West Michigan United Way for discrimination

June 9, 2010 – Midland Daily News – Former deputy clerk, manager settle

April 13, 2010 – Midland Daily News – Local dealership under fire by former employee claiming age discrimination

December 2, 2009 – mLive – Saginaw man claims racial discrimination after being fired from Frito-Lay

May 13, 2009 – Midland Daily News – Former deputy clerk sues Bad Axe

April 5, 2009 – Midland Daily News – Lakes sued by former employee

March 7, 2009 – mLive – Another former Saginaw police officer is suing the city

March 5, 2009 – mLive – Fired Saginaw officer’s lawyer: City could have settled race/disability discrimination case

March 4, 2009 – mLive – Jury sides with fired Saginaw police officer with $1M award

November 4, 2008 – mLive – City pays former director $200,000 to settle suit

April 7, 2008 – Midland Daily News – Suit claims civil rights violations by Scheurer

 

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