Category Archives: Hot Topics

WHAT’S A BOARD TO DO

The Board of Directors as local government in the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. By Edward J. Zelmanski, Esq. We received the first round of questions arising in the face of the current COVID-19 Virus pandemic. Those questions tendered to be of … Continue reading

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The Role of Management Companies During Michigan’s COVID-19 Shutdown

Written by Stacia A. Miller, Esq. As everyone is likely aware, Governor Gretchen Whitmer has signed EO2020-21. EO2020-21 which prohibits in person work that is not necessary to sustain or protect life or conduct minimum basic operations of your business. … Continue reading

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COVID-19 AND COLLECTIONS – HOW TO PREPARE YOUR ASSOCIATION FOR A POSSIBLE SPIKE IN DELINQUENCIES

By Gregory J. Fioritto, Esq. Prior to the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, many Associations were experiencing record-low levels of owner delinquencies.  This is the expected result of a national (and local) economy that improved by leaps and bounds from … Continue reading

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Governor Suspends Rental Evictions

Written by Shane F. Diehl, Esq. With the advent of the coronavirus crisis and the subsequent “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order, and all other Executive Orders issued by Governor Whitmer, many folks are finding themselves without a paycheck to … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update

We’re here to help. Our experienced attorneys have always been in the business of problem-solving for condominium and homeowners associations and their members. This unprecedented pandemic will raise difficult questions for our association clients and their board and managers.  We … Continue reading

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Q&A: The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Association Meetings

Q:        Our Annual Meeting is to be held in April or May, 2020 and the Board of Directors is concerned that large group gatherings will still be banned by the government at that time.  When should we reschedule our Annual … Continue reading

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ATTACK OF THE DRONES: HOT TOPICS IN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION LAW

By Mark B. Davis ATTACK OF THE DRONES : Given the ever-changing world in which we live, it is important for community associations to at least try to keep up with, if not stay ahead of, the latest trends.   This … Continue reading

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