04262018Headline:

Detroit, Michigan

HomeMichiganDetroit

Steven Gursten

Detroiters are still being duped by weekly car insurance policies

Local insurance agency continues to offer 7-day auto insurance policies to drivers in Metro Detroit, even though Insurance Commissioner has said they violate Michigan law

Steven Gursten

What a Repeal of Michigan’s No Fault Auto Law would mean for Detroit drivers

Even though Detroit drivers would no longer have to pay high No Fault premiums, they’d still have to buy liability coverage and pay MCCA assessments

Steven Gursten

Sale of 7 day insurance in Detroit enables uninsured driving

DIFS Director says 7 day insurance policies, like those sold by L.A. Insurance in Detroit, are not designed to ensure continuous No Fault coverage

Steven Gursten

Detroiters pay high cost for discriminatory pricing on car insurance

Michigan’s territorial system (aka ‘redlining’) for auto insurance amounts to legal discrimination, causing Detroit drivers to pay as much as $5,000 more

Steven Gursten

Bad and worse are the choices under the Duggan-Leonard car insurance reform plan

Detroit Mayor Duggan teamed with House Speaker Leonard to craft “Driver’s Choice” reform proposal that is unlikely to generate savings, leaves car crash victims with inadequate coverage and ignores 236% spike in denials and cut-offs of No Fault benefits by auto insurers

Steven Gursten

Can you pay for your grandchild’s MI No-Fault car insurance?

Yes, but if it’s not done the right way, then your grandson or granddaughter may be driving uninsured and will be denied No-Fault if there’s a car crash

Steven Gursten

Detroit Alliance for Fair Auto Insurance is right to target credit-scoring

Using drivers’ credit scores to set car insurance prices has been shown to result in drastically higher rates for people with ‘poor credit’ and for minorities; why credit-scoring is so unreliable

Steven Gursten

Paralyzed Michigan woman is first in U.S. to receive free standing wheelchair

But new promising technology shouldn’t be viewed as a “luxury” by insurance companies for people who have sustained spinal cord injuries from a car accident This is a great story. Emily Van Kleeck of West Michigan can now look people […]

Steven Gursten

Jordan Jones of Michigan Auto Law is a Michigan Super Lawyer

Our very own Jordan Jones has been named a Michigan Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for 2015. Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Rising Stars is an […]

Steven Gursten

Should low-mileage drivers pay less for auto insurance?

Consumer Federation of America study shows Farmers, Progressive and Allstate routinely charge low-mileage drivers the same rates as high-mileage drivers Should auto insurance companies charge low-mileage drivers lower auto insurance prices than high-mileage drivers? The Consumer Federation of America thinks […]