For legal resources, try the following web sites:
Findlaw
Thomson-West (formerly West Group) 
U.S.Courts 
Westlaw

STATE BAR OF MICHIGAN
The 
State Bar website shall aid in promoting improvements in the administration of justice and advancements in jurisprudence, and in promoting the interest of the legal profession in Michigan.

MICHIGAN GOVERNMENT
The 
Michigan.gov web portal is owned and operated by the State of Michigan and provided as a public service to the citizens of Michigan and customers throughout the world. 

MICHIGAN SECRETARY OF STATE/VEHICLE REGISTRATION
Informative site regarding Michigan’s vehicle code and drivers, go to 
Secretary of State website.


MICHIGAN LEGISLATURE
The 
Michigan Legislative Information website is a service of the Michigan Legislative Council, the Michigan House of Representatives and the Michigan Senate. Find Michigan Statutes and much more.

BUYING OR BUILDING A HOME
For much useful information regarding the buying or building a home, visit the web site of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development web site click on 
US Department of Housing and Urban Development website.

BUSINESS & BUSINESS TAX MATTERS
Read frequently asked questions regarding tax issues for small and large businesses, click on
IRS Tax Issues. For other business matters, try Better Business Bureau, or United States Chamber of Commerce.

COURTS IN MICHIGAN
For information regarding courts in Michigan,
Michigan Courts.

DEEDS REGISTERED IN WAYNE COUNTY
Wayne County Register of Deeds public search for information on all recorded real estate transactions that have taken place in Wayne County.

NEWSPAPER AND TELEVISION NEWS
Channel 4 News in Detroit
Channel 7 News in Detroit
Detroit Free Press
Detroit News
Today’s Front Pages website
LA Times
New York Times
Washington Post

PROBATE/WAYNE COUNTY
For information and forms regarding probate matters in
Wayne County

SOCIAL SECURITY
For information regarding
social security matters.

VITAL RECORDS IN MICHIGAN
For guidelines for ordering such records as marriage licenses, birth certificates and death certificates in Michigan, go to 
Michigan Vital Records.





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