The city of Kalamazoo will pay $130,000 to settle lawsuit filed by an African-American man who says he was falsely arrested and discriminated by a Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officer.
Settlement is worth more than $1 billion in a case involving hundreds of lawsuits over acceleration problems in its vehicles.
Wayne County has agreed to an $8 million settlement in a lawsuit involving a 14-year-old girl who lacked critical oxygen when she was born in jail.
A lawsuit filed by a woman who contends she was kicked out of a master’s degree program at Eastern Michigan University because of her opposition to homosexuality has been settled for $75,000.
Consumers and businesses that bought certain LCD flat panels used in TVs, monitors and laptop computers can file claims for cash payments of $25 to $200 or more, based on the number of items purchased.
Farmington Hills-based RouteOne LLC and a Lake Success, N.Y.-based competitor, DealerTrack Holdings Inc., announced a settlement Friday of a patent infringement lawsuit DealerTrack filed against RouteOne in 2004.
An $80,000 settlement has been reached with a West Michigan funeral home following a claim that a woman’s casket was dropped, sending her body tumbling onto the ground.
The Michigan Court of Appeals says women who were sexually abused in state prisons must pay the victim restitution and child support they owe before collecting settlement money from their class-action suit.
A jury has awarded $755,000 to a Grand Rapids woman who developed flesh-eating bacteria.
Michigan says it expects to get $790 million as part of a landmark $25 billion settlement with the nation’s top mortgage lenders.