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  • Jun 11 2014
    Personal Property Tax Reform - Two Sides of the Same Coin: Tax Exemptions And Revenue Replacement

    By: Mark E. Nettleton

  • Jun 11 2014
    Michigan Commission of Agriculture Takes Measure to Support Local Control Over Urban Farming

    By: Ronald M. Redick

  • Mar 18 2014
    Municipal Trivia
  • Mar 18 2014
    Update on Michigan Fireworks Safety Act
  • Mar 18 2014
    Review of Zoning Ordinances Regulating Billboards Recommended In Light of Recent Amendment to the Highway Advertising Act
  • Mar 18 2014
    Recognizing Conflicts Between Your Zoning Ordinance and the Americans With Disabilities Act
  • Dec 27 2013
    Property Tax Developments - What to Expect in 2014

    By: Andrea D. Crumback

  • Dec 27 2013
    Mika Meyers Beckett & Jones to Host Hospitality Reception At 2014 MTA Educational Conference
  • Dec 27 2013
    Court Of Appeals Upholds Validity of Municipal Rental Inspection Charge Imposed Under the Michigan Housing Law

    By: Mark E. Nettleton

  • Dec 10 2013
    Certain Volunteers May Be Employees Under the Fair Labor Standards Act and Family Medical Leave Act
  • Dec 10 2013
    Local Panhandling Ordinances Should Be Reviewed in Light of First Amendment Case
  • Dec 10 2013
    The Michigan Court of Appeals Lends Clarity to Application of the Right to Farm Act
  • Dec 10 2013
    State Legislature Takes Aim on Tax Increment Authorities
  • Sep 25 2013
    HIPAA Privacy and Security Rule Changes

    By: Timothy J. Tornga

  • Sep 18 2013
    Municipalities Must Continue to Analyze Validity of User Fees in Light of Recent Michigan Court Of Appeals' Cases
  • Sep 18 2013
    Complying With OMA in a Digital Age: Does "Reply All" = An OMA Violation?
  • Aug 9 2013
    Act 25 of 2013 Allows Municipalities to Once Again Establish Water Resource Improvement Tax Increment Finance Authorities
  • Aug 9 2013
    Amendment to the Michigan Fireworks Safety Act Permits Greater Local Control Of Consumer Fireworks
  • Aug 9 2013
    Update on Wireless Telecommunications Facilities Legislation
  • Jan 7 2013
    Department of Environmental Quality v. Worth Township Case Update: A Court May Order Municipalities to Construct a Public Sewer System to Remedy