Downspout extension gutter surface water

Increasing or diverting the natural flow of surface water onto a neighboring property

A trespass is an intrusion of a physical and tangible […]

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Zoning Restrictions on Short-Term Rentals (Airbnb and VRBO) and Lakefront Properties

The demand over the past 10 years spiked on platforms […]

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With Openness Comes Accountability; Challenging a Rezoning Decision under the Open Meetings Act

It goes without saying that a neighboring property‚Äôs zoning classification […]

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bottomland rights

Riparian rights, bottomland ownership and underwater trespassing

As a general rule, an owner of an inland lake […]

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Fraud in Real Estate Transactions and “As Is” Clauses

  In Michigan, an “as is” clause in a contract […]

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Alabama’s protection of religious exercise stronger than federal law

  Religious organizations often turn to courts when their freedom […]

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Using “acquiescence” to establish boundary lines

  Disagreements between owners of neighboring properties often arise over […]

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Court awards money to prevent injustice

Have you ever done something that benefits another person with […]

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Lakefront property owner wins disputed strip of land

Michigan courts once again shines the spotlight on the significance […]

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