Month: March 2020

March 2020

Maintaining MIOSHA Compliance in the Rapidly Changing COVID-19 Environment

As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolds, business owners, managers and executives may be wondering: 1. What are the employer’s responsibilities to keep employees safe from COVID-19? 2. Do I need to report to MIOSHA that an employee has been diagnosed with COVID-19? In this article, we address these questions with a focus on helping

March 2020

Essential Issues for Landlords to Consider in Response to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting businesses across all sectors of the economy, and landlords are no exception. The most obvious challenge landlords face is the inability of tenants to pay rent due to the economic downturn, but there are other important issues that landlords must address related to their commercial

March 2020

2020 Michigan Non-Economic Damages Caps

The State of Michigan Department of Treasury has announced the 2020 Non-Economic Damages Caps for medical malpractice claims. With respect to obtaining compensation for the injured plaintiff, Michigan has a statutory cap on the amount of noneconomic loss that a plaintiff may be awarded in a medical malpractice lawsuit. Noneconomic