Covid-19 Updates

Covid-19 information center

State of Michigan and Federal COVID-19 Websites

michigan.gov/coronavirus

usa.gov/coronavirus

Selected List of Governor's Executive Orders on COVID-19

PLEASE NOTE - The Governor's Executive Orders Have Been Rescinded 

Michigan Supreme Court Orders & Guidance

MSC Administrative Order 2020-18: Order resuming usual computation of days for determination of deadlines applicable to the commencement of civil and probate actions. June 12, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-17: Priority treatment and new procedure for landlord/tenant cases. June 9, 2020

Related: Guidance document issued in conjunction with Administrative Order 2020-17. June 9, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-16: Resuming filing deadlines in the Michigan Supreme Court and Court of Appeals​. June 3, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-15: Revised format for July 2020 Michigan bar examination. May 18, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-14: Continued status quo court operations and phased return to full court operations. May 6, 2020

Related: Return to Full Capacity: COVID-19 Guidelines for Michigan's Judiciary. May 6, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-13: Order authorizing courts to collect contact information. April 29, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-12: Extension of Administrative Order Nos. 2020-1, 2020-2, 2020-6, 2020-9. April 27, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-11: Extension of Personal Protection Orders that Expire During the State of Emergency. April 27, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-10: Delay of Jury Trials. April 23, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-9: Temporary amendments and extensions related to continuing work in courts. April 17, 2020.

MSC Administrative Order 2020-8: Additional verification required for landlord tenant cases. April 17, 2020.

MSC Administrative Order 2020-7: Order Extending Administrative Order Nos. 2020-1, 2020-2, and 2020-6

MSC Administrative Order 2020-6: Order Expanding Authority for Judicial Officers to Conduct Proceedings Remotely. April 7, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-5: Order extending MSC Administrative Orders 2020-1 and 2020-2 until at least April 14, 2020. March 27, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-4: Order suspending filing deadlines in the Michigan Supeme Court and Court of Appeals. March 26, 2020

Amendment of Administrative Order 2020-3Order extending deadlines for commencement of actions. May 1, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-3: Order extending deadlines for commencement of actions. March 23, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-2: Order limiting activities/assemblages in court facilities. March 18, 2020

Related: Supreme Court press release in response to Executive Order 2020-21: March 23, 2020

MSC Administrative Order 2020-1: Emergency procedures in court facilities. March 15, 2020

Judicial Emergency Email to Trial Courts: March 11, 2020

Judicial Emergency Email to Trial Courts: March 10, 2020

Court Information

Michigan Supreme Court COVID-19 Web page

National Center for State Courts - Consideration in Resuming Court Operations

State Bar of Michigan - Local Court Administrative Communications Regarding COVID-19

Employment

The Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) has developed new guidance on Suitable Work and Refusal of Work for workers and employers.

Ask a Lawyer Employee Rights During Reopening (May 21, 2020)

Ask a Lawyer: Your rights as an employee (May 12, 2020)

Ask a Lawyer: Your rights as an employee (March 31, 2020)

Law Practice and Business

2020 COVID-19 Business Reopening Plan Template and Forms Guide

Reopening Guidelines for Michigan Lawyers and Law Firms

Michigan Employer Informational Webinar

SBA COVID-19 Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

SBA Loan Group - SBA Loans for MAJ Members

WEBINAR: SBA Loan Group Update on PPP Loans (April 17)

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

Zoom Tutorial

COVID-19 Related Seminars

2020 Rapid-Fire COVID-19 Webinar & Materials