Don’t Let the Rules Get in Your Way

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30th Mar 2015

Robert’s Rules of Order were developed to provide a standard procedure to facilitate orderly meetings of parliamentary organizations. To some, however, Robert’s Rules are a confusing morass of protocols that impede, not promote, a Board’s effectiveness. It’s worth noting that … more

The Legislature Proposes More Legislation to Help Struggling Community Associations

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17th Mar 2015

Always inspiring to see the Legislature leap to the aid of Community Associations. Here’s a quiz: Who (1) caused and (2) reaped the most financial benefit from the collapse of the housing bubble and onset of the Great Recession: (a) … more

Montagues, Capulets and Light Spillage

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6th Mar 2015

But soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is… my neighbor’s landscape lighting and it’s driving me crazy. That may or may not be a made up quote (OK, it is), but in the case Leamer v. White, LLC, … more

The Real Condo “Terminator”

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28th Feb 2015

Actually, you won’t be back. Imagine that you are a senior citizen and that you own your condominium free and clear. Now, imagine that a developer has come to you and told you that he is going to buy your … more