The following are summaries of cases that were argued before the Michigan Supreme Court during the term from August 2011-July 31, 2012. This page also provides a status of the case, and links to the Court's opinion or order in each case this session. Further information may be obtained by calling the Supreme Court Clerk's Office at 517-373-0120. To help you select cases that may be of interest to you, the Court's staff has prepared the following synopses. These are simple summaries of complicated cases, and might not reflect the manner in which some or all of the Court's seven Justices view the cases. The lawyers may also disagree with regard to the facts, the issues, the procedural history, or the significance of their cases. For further details concerning these cases, you should contact the lawyers.