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Additional Protections Afforded Residential Tenants During COVID-19 Pandemic

By: Attorney Daneille M. Strong – Weld Riley,  S.C.
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has added to the protections provided to tenants during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Effective immediately, landlords are prohibited from assessing or collecting late fees due to late or non-payment of rent. Continue reading Additional Protections Afforded Residential Tenants During COVID-19 Pandemic

Emergency Order #15

On Friday, March 27, 2020, Governor Evers held a press conference introducing Emergency Order #15 which he described as necessary to protect our communities and residents from the effects of COVID-19.  The Order was signed on Friday, March 27, 2020, becoming effective immediately.   It will remain in effect for sixty (60) days – until May 26, 2020.  

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