Condominium Law Group Zoom Q&A - July 14, 2021

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July 14, 2021 Topics:

  • Gil Price remembrance via WSCAI.
  • Governor's Proclamation 20-51 - RESCINDED effective July 24 at midnight.
  • Senate Bill 5011.
  • House Bill 1482.
  • Reminders: recording fee increase beginning July 25, 2021.
  • Eviction moratorium extended through September 30, 2021.
  • Statewide burn ban.
  • Homeowner Assistance Fund, part of American Rescue Plan Act.
  • Are memos/letters to board from attorney privileged?
  • What records must be disclosed to owners who ask?
  • Can an association restrict flying Canadian or Norwegian flag? Betsy Ross flag?
  • Does Robert's Rules of Order prohibit recording board meetings?
  • What is the best way to use and interact with management company?
  • Can you amend CC&Rs to remove tenant screening requirements?
  • How to reduce risk when owners volunteer to do landscaping work.
  • Do management companies have a fiduciary duty to associations?
  • What liability exists if the ownership rejects a special assessment intended to fix a known structural issue?
  • What is the time limit on billing back deck repair costs to the owner(s), where Association initially assumed responsibility to cover the cost?