Monthly Archives: September 2014

Minnesota Supreme Court Confirms Reallocation of Damages

A Minnesota Supreme Court ruling today prohibiting reallocation of uncollectable damages will affect the allocation of fault on defendants at trial in asbestos cases. The Minnesota Supreme Court issued an opinion today that will affect asbestos-related cases in the State … Continue reading

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ADA Does Not Protect the Cantankerous

Recently, in Weaving v. City of Hillsboro, 12-35726, 2014 WL 3973411 (9th Cir. Aug. 15, 2014), a U.S. Court of Appeals addressed ADHD as a mental impairment under the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”). The 9th Circuit has previously recognized … Continue reading

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Six Foley & Mansfield Attorneys Named to 2014 Michigan Super Lawyers® and Rising Star® Lists

Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce that six attorneys in the firm’s Detroit and Grand Rapids offices have been named to the 2014 Michigan Super Lawyers® and Rising Star® Lists. Joining the firm’s 2014 roster is partner Melinda A. … Continue reading

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Foley & Mansfield Wins Summary Judgment for City of Fraser

On August 26, 2014, the Macomb County Circuit granted summary judgment in favor of our client, the City of Fraser, in a case brought against Almeda University, an institution with its place of business located in Puerto Rico, in the … Continue reading

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