Categories: Board Duties, Governing Documents
It can be a scramble to find the appropriate person to sign a contract or document when deadlines loom and deals need to be finalized. Yet board members should take care to ensure that properly authorized persons are signing their documents. Although a resident manager may have the most knowledge about the maintenance needs for the irrigation system, she probably is not the best person to sign the contract with the maintenance service. How do [Read More...]
Categories: Community Association Management, Fair Housing & ADA, Seminars
For those of you attending the 2017 CAI National Conference in Las Vegas this week, please be sure to attend the session “A Service Dog by Any Other Name” on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 9:30-10:20 a.m. The session is sure to be interesting. Custom K9 Services will be on hand to provide a demonstration involving an assistance animal. Custom K9 Services supplies dogs to military and police departments across the U.S. and Canada, and has [Read More...]
SB 2661 seeks to change the balance of power between associations and owners in connection with the collection of charges other than maintenance fees. The current law requires owners to “pay first and dispute later” with respect to charges imposed by the association – i.e., that owners must pay the amounts claim by the association and then have the option of going to Small Claims Court or filing for mediation and arbitration. This bill proposes to [Read More...]
Categories: Glossary Tags: CAI, CCAL
Fellows of the College of Community Association Lawyers are attorneys practicing community association law that have distinguished themselves through contributions to the evolution or practice of community association law. Admission requirements include: (1) 7 or more years of practice with a concentration in community association law; (2) substantial writing in the area of community association law; (3) significant teaching on community association law; and (4) community service or legislative activity. The College plans and presents what [Read More...]
Our New Look
Monday, January, 18th, 2016 at 11:35 pm by Richard S. Ekimoto, Esq.
Categories: Firm News
As you can see, we’ve updated the look of our site. We hope that you’ll find it easier to navigate and find materials. We are in the process of uploading information that might be of interest to our clients. Stay tuned for more information.