Oakland County Circuit Court
MSD granting dismissal of provider suit due to material misrepresentations of claimant
Allison Lazette-Mangan and Magdich Law won summary disposition pursuant to MCR 2.116(C)(10). Plaintiff, filed suit pursuant to an assignment of benefits. However, in the discovery process it was discovered that the underlying claimant made material misrepresentations in the submissions of his claims for benefits. Defendant argued that due to these misrepresentations, Plaintiff was barred from presenting a claim as it stood in the shoes of the claimant. The Court agreed and granted Defendant’s Motion for Summary Disposition, dismissing the lawsuit with prejudice.