Category: Debtor / Creditor Law

Illegal Debt Collection Practices

Abusive collection practices contribute to bankruptcies, marital instability, job loss, and invasion of privacy.  These effects end up affecting commerce. The laws are intended to...

Garnishment

Find the Michigan statutory law on garnishment and attachment at MCL 600.4001 et seq. and the procedural rules at MCR 3.101. Garnishment allows a creditor...

Michigan Tenants by the Entireties

Inquiry: Can creditors of either spouse attach attach property owned by the entireties”. I have read that real property owned by married couples in Michigan...

Michigan Lien Law

Michigan’s lien laws can be found at Chapter 570 of the Michigan Compiled Laws. Links to the specific Acts are provided below. 570.101 – 570.105...