Category Archives: Firm News

HOW TO HANDLE DISCLOSURE OF COVID-19 CASES IN YOUR COMMUNITY – WEIGHING PRIVACY AGAINST SAFETY

By: Gregory J. Fioritto, Esq. The ongoing pandemic has raised many new and difficult questions for community association boards.  One of the most frequently-asked questions is whether a board should disclose the presence of a known case of COVID-19 in … Continue reading

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CONDO AND HOA

Board Education and Training (B.E.A.T.) brought to you by Zelmanski, Danner and Fioritto, PLLC Experienced Condominium & HOA Attorneys Join us tonight, Wednesday, April 15 at 6:30 p.m. for the presentation Effective Enforcement for Your Community by attorney Lee Schofield. … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Reflections

Everyone Matters, Reaching Out to Elderly and Vulnerable Members of Our Communities By Lee S. Schofield, Esq. Beginning on March 10, 2020 with Executive Order 2020-4, which declared a state of emergency in Michigan and throughout the month of March … Continue reading

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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 tended 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

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 pay for necessary expenses, including rent. … 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

By: Tracy Danner-Bond, Esq. 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 … Continue reading

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2020 Schedule of Free Educational Seminars for Board Members and Property Managers – East side

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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