Employer Persecution of the Plus-Sized: How Michigan Law Protects Against Weight Discrimination in the Workplace

2018-09-21T01:48:25+00:00 Discrimination|

We are sure that everyone is at least partly familiar with the fact that employers are not allowed to discriminate against their employees based on certain factors like age, sex, or race. But what about if you are overweight? Yep, you got it. Both height and weight are covered underneath the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act, [...]

Mitigating Nursing Home Abuse in Michigan

2018-03-21T13:36:25+00:00 Uncategorized|

Elder Abuse in Michigan Nursing Homes There are few things in life as difficult as deciding you need to place a loved one in a nursing home. Every step of the way, from deciding a relative needs to be placed, breaking the news to them, choosing a facility, and acknowledging that life will truly never [...]