We represent and advise Muskegon area businesses and many other Michigan businesses in all respects: from startup to winding down and from routine matters that arise on a daily basis to crisis management situations affecting the survival of an organization.  We offer sound legal advice and counsel in selecting an appropriate type of business organization.   Thereafter, we remain actively involved with our clients by sharing our business expertise and legal counsel to ensure that businesses remain compliant with applicable laws, and continue to operate in a manner that gives them the best chance to succeed.

We are experienced in resolving complex commercial disputes, employment matters, partner and shareholder disputes, financing issues, business contracts, asset transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance matters.  Our attorneys keep abreast of changes in local, state, and federal laws so we can represent clients in all stages of their operations, including regulatory compliance, transactions and litigation.

We take pride in understanding our clients’ businesses and their objectives. Our goal is not simply to avoid liability, but to increase our clients’ opportunities for success.  To that end, our firm makes use of state-of-the-art technology and up-to-the-minute information to keep its clients’ corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and trusts working at top efficiency.

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Recent News

Michigan Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Fund Amended – Elimination of Buy-Downs for Small UST Owners and Retroactive Reduction in Deductibles
Posted on January 3, 2017
2016 closed out with some good news for underground storage tank (UST) owners in Michigan. On December 21, 2016, Governor Snyder signed House Bill 5599 into law (PA 380 of 2016), amending UST corrective action funding provisions of Part 215 of Michigan’s Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act (NREPA), 1994 PA 451, as amended. The most significant impact of this amendment is two-fold: the lowering of deductibles (from $50,000 to $10,000 per claim for owners/operators of eight or more USTs, and from $50,000 to $2,000 per claim for UST owners/operators of seven or fewer USTs). Further, these lower deductible... MORE
Happy Holidays!
Posted on December 22, 2016
GGTM Law is spreading joy this holiday season with the help of the Mona Shores Choir. Please enjoy viewing our Christmas card while listening to this beautiful arrangement of a Christmas classic sung by the Mona Shores Choir. Wishing each of you Happy Holidays and a Joyful New Year!... MORE
Non-Competes Between Commercial Ventures to be Assessed Under Rule of Reason
Posted on July 18, 2016
In Innovation Ventures v Liquid Manufacturing, LLC, Michigan Supreme Court Docket No. 150591 (decided July 14, 2016), the Michigan Supreme Court considered whether the validity of a covenant not to compete should be determined by looking at the factors provided in MCL 445.774a or by using the “rule of reason” analysis. MCL 445.774a sets forth factors for a court to consider in analyzing covenants not to compete in an employer-employee context. The covenant not to compete considered in this case, however, was in a written agreement between two businesses. The statutory factors include the following: (1) duration of the... MORE
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