Monthly Archives: May 2016

WATER LOSSES, CO-OWNER NEGLIGENCE, AND THE SHIFTING OF ASSOCIATION INSURANCE DEDUCTIBLES

By: Gregory J. Fioritto gfioritto@zdfattorneys.com A classic “right of spring” for attorneys at our firm every year is handling the resolution of water loss disputes for Associations.  Most often, these situations arise from a non-resident co-owner’s or foreclosing lender’s failure … Continue reading

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HOUSE BILL NO. 5655: THE EFFECTIVE REPEAL OF A CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION’S ABILITY TO COLLECT ASSESSMENTS AND OTHER MISADVENTURES IN PROPOSED LEGISLATION

By Paul C. Schultz pschultz@zdfattorneys.com On May 17th, 2016, Rep. Peter Lucido introduced a bill into the Michigan House which seeks to remake some very important laws that govern life at condominiums. Among other things, the new law would make … Continue reading

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EXPERIENCED COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION ATTORNEY RICHARD L. WAGNER, JR. JOINS THE ZDF TEAM!

We are most pleased to announce that veteran community association attorney Richard L. Wagner, Jr., former principal owner of Schlottman & Wagner, PC, will be joining our firm as an associate attorney effective June 1, 2016. Our firm is dedicated … Continue reading

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