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Constructive Eviction in Michigan: What Is It?

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Constructive Eviction in Michigan: What Is It?

Constructive Eviction: Being Kicked Out of the Side Door The Lawful Eviction Procedure in Michigan In Michigan, a lawful eviction is a very specific procedure. Presuming a valid basis for the eviction, such as breach of a specific lease clause or non-payment of rent or damage to the property, the procedure involves: Proper Notice: Depending on the basis for the eviction, a proper 24-hour, 10-day, or 30-day notice of the landlord's "demand for possession" of the premises must ...

Posted on February 7th, 2017 by John Hilla - Michigan Bankruptcy Attorney in Real Estate and Property Law

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Can I File Bankruptcy through a Power of Attorney?

Chapter 7 or 13 Bankruptcy for Those Who Can't File for Themselves A  Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy must be filed by an individual debtor (leaving aside business Chapter 7 bankruptcies). What can be done when an individual debtor is suffering from collections harassment but is not physically or mentally capable of undertaking a complicated bankruptcy process themselves? The answer is that the bankruptcy can be filed by a caretaker or loved one as a "next friend" with a power ...

Posted on January 3rd, 2014 by John Hilla - Michigan Bankruptcy Attorney in Real Estate and Property Law

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Good Neighbor Law: The Rules for Living Together Peacefully

Good Neighbor Law: What Is It? Good Neighbor: Law & The Personal Relationship "Good neighbor law" is not an actual term describing a common practice area of any (or, at least, many) law firms. It is a term used by The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC to describe a service that we provide: helping good neighbors to remain good neighbors. We all want good relationships with our neighbors, even if we in the United States, the inventors of the ...

Posted on December 3rd, 2012 by Hilla Law - Michigan Bankruptcy in Real Estate and Property Law

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