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PARTNER TRACY DANNER-BOND AND SENIOR ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY RICHARD L. WAGNER, JR. TO SPEAK AT 43RD ANNUAL UNITED CONDOMINIUM OWNERS OF MICHIGAN (UCOM) SEMINAR ON OCTOBER 28, 2017

We are most pleased to announce that experienced ZDF attorneys Tracy Danner-Bond and Richard L. Wagner, Jr., will speak at an upcoming United Condominium Owners of Michigan (UCOM) 43rd Annual Seminar, which will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 … Continue reading

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6 BIG REASONS WHY YOUR ASSOCIATION SHOULD CONSIDER AMENDING ITS GOVERNING DOCUMENTS (OR, 6 BIG REASONS WHY YOUR BYLAWS ARE PROBABLY TERRIBLE)

By Gregory J. Fioritto There are a myriad of reasons why it may be in the best interests of an Association to amend its governing documents, which include the Association’s Articles of Incorporation, Master Deed, Condominium Bylaws, Subdivision Plans, as … Continue reading

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CONDO LAW FAQ’S: Late Charges and Interest

Is it acceptable for a condominium association to charge a co-owner both late charges and interest on unpaid assessments? Yes. The Michigan Condominium Act, MCL 559.206 (c), authorizes an association to impose late charges on a delinquent co-owner’s account “as … Continue reading

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The Condo & HOA B.E.A.T. – Updated Schedule of Free Educational Seminars for Board Members and Property Managers”

Board Education and Training brought to you by Zelmanski, Danner and Fioritto, PLLC Experienced Condominium & HOA Attorneys The Condo & HOA B.E.A.T. (Board Education and Training) program is designed to educate condominium and HOA board members regarding the vast … Continue reading

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HOLDING PATTERN CONTINUES WHILE CONDOMINIUM COMMUNITIES AWAIT NEW FHA CERTIFICATION GUIDELINES

By: Tracy N. Danner-Bond, Esq. On August 30, 2017, Mortgagee Letter 2017-13 was published, announcing yet another extension of the temporary condominium project approval policy provisions for FHA Certification. The additional extension is needed for HUD to complete the changes … Continue reading

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The Condo & HOA B.E.A.T.

Zelmanski, Danner & Fioritto, PLLC presents “The Condo & HOA B.E.A.T.” (Board Education and Training) A new series of free educational seminars for condominium and homeowner’s association board members. Serving on a condominium/HOA board can be a daunting task for … Continue reading

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PARTNER GREGORY J. FIORITTO AND ATTORNEYS MELISSA D. FRANCIS AND MARK B. DAVIS TO SPEAK AT UNITED CONDOMINIUM OWNERS OF MICHIGAN (UCOM) SEMINAR ON AUGUST 15, 2017: RENTALS, MARIJUANA AND BANKRUPTCY ISSUES

We are most pleased to announce that experienced ZDF attorneys Greg Fioritto, Mark Davis and Melissa Francis will present at an upcoming UCOM Seminar, which will take place on August 15, 2017 at the Costick Center in Farmington Hills. The … Continue reading

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FIRM NEWS: ZELMANSKI, DANNER & FIORITTO, PLLC WELCOMES ATTORNEY STACIA A. MILLER TO THE ZDF TEAM!

We are pleased to announce that Attorney Stacia A. Miller has joined the firm as an associate. Although Ms. Miller is a “newly-minted “attorney (having passed the bar exam in 2017), she brings a tremendous amount of experience working with … Continue reading

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FIRM NEWS: ZELMANSKI, DANNER & FIORITTO, PLLC WELCOMES ATTORNEY JOHN D. GWYN TO THE ZDF TEAM!

We are pleased to announce that Attorney John D. Gwyn has joined the firm as an associate. Mr. Gwyn is an experienced attorney and seasoned litigator who has been practicing law for nearly 27 years. His areas of practice prior … Continue reading

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PARTNER GREG J. FIORITTO AND ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY LEE S. SCHOFIELD TO SPEAK AT UPCOMING COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS INSTITUTE (CAI) SEMINAR ON MARCH 10, 2017: LEGAL Q & A PANEL AND THE PROCESS AND REMEDIES FOR CORRECTING BYLAW VIOLATIONS

We are most pleased to announce that experienced ZDF attorneys Greg J. Fioritto and Lee S. Schofield have been asked to speak at the 2017 Michigan CAI Conference and Expo.Greg is one of the partners of the firm and has … Continue reading

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