Thursday, February 23, 2017
Oral Arguments to be Heard March 8 and 9, 2017
Cases involving insurance, energy, criminal, movie production tax credits, “knock and talk”, and arbitration matters and a Judicial Tenure Commission issue will be before the Michigan Supreme Court during oral arguments on March 8 and 9, 2017
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
The Honorable J. Joseph Rossi Appointed Second Business Court Judge for 17th Circuit Court in Kent County
The Honorable J. Joseph Rossi has been appointed a second business court judge for the 17th Circuit Court, replacing Judge George Jay Quist, who has been serving in that capacity on an interim basis. Rossi was elected to the 17th Circuit Court in Kent County in November 2016 to replace Judge George Buth, who retired. Rossi joins Judge Christopher Yates, helping to handle the growing Business Court docket in Kent County.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Michigan Supreme Court to Hold Public Administrative Hearing
The Michigan Supreme Court will hold a public administrative hearing January 17, 2017. Persons who wish to address the Court will be allotted three minutes to present their views. To reserve a place on the agenda, please notify the Office of Administrative Counsel in writing at P.O. Box 30052, Lansing, 48909 or by e-mail at ADMcomment@courts.mi.gov, no later than Monday, January 16, 2017.
Friday, January 06, 2017
Stephen Markman Chosen to Serve as Chief Justice
The Michigan Supreme Court today unanimously selected Justice Stephen Markman to serve as its new Chief Justice. Justice Markman was appointed to the Court in 1999 and reelected in 2000, 2004, and 2012. He succeeds Justice Robert P. Young, Jr., who has served as Chief Justice since 2011.