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Guide to Michigan Landlord Tenant research, includes books and websites.
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Wayne Law offers a Juris Doctor (JD) program leading to the basic degree necessary to practice law; a Master of Laws (LLM) program, designed for practicing lawyers, which leads to an advanced degree in one of three specialized areas; and concurrent-degree programs combining a JD degree with a master’s degree in one of five other subject areas.

The Law School also offers a number of clinical programs and internships, a variety of international study opportunities, and participation in the Intellectual Property Law Institute which is a joint venture among Wayne Law, the University of Windsor in Canada and the University of Detroit Mercy.

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Wayne State University Law School
471 West Palmer Street
Detroit, Michigan  48202
Tel: (313) 577-3933
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    Welcome to the guide for Michigan landlord tenant law. 

    We hope that you will find this guide a useful starting place for your research.  


    Featured Resources


    Landlord and Tenant Law in a Nutshell
    Law Library Reserves, KF 590. Z9 H45 2004

    Michigan Basic Practice Handbook, Sixth Edition
    The landlord-tenant section, in volume one of this two-volume set, covers leases; accommodation of persons with disabilities; the Fair Housing Act; restrictions on leases; the Truth in Renting Act; implied covenants; security deposits; inventory checklists; notice; damages; possession; and a lease drafting checklist.
    Law Library Reserves, KFM 4277 .M52 2007.

    Michigan Lease Drafting and Landlord-Tenant Law by R. Chard & L. Shoffner
    Includes: lease drafting; statutes; posession of premises; selected Court Rules and Civil Jury Instructions.
    Law Library Reserves, KFM 4317 .C33 2003 with 2007 supplement

    Michigan Real Property Law: Principles and Commentary
    Volume 2 has a section on Landord Tenant
    Law Library Reserves, KFM 4312. C36 2005

    Your Rights as a Tenant
    KF 590. J37 2007



    Web Resources

    A Practical Guide for Tenants and Landlords, Michigan Legislature
    Click on Publications and scroll down to Tenants. A PDF file is available that contains sample forms, letters, and checklists.

    SCAO Court Forms
    Supreme Court Administrative Office (SCAO) approved court forms found at the Michigan Supreme Court web site. Includes PDF files of relevant landlord/tenant procedure forms.


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