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Is It Time to Amend Your Documents?

As the saying goes, change is the only constant in life. This fact applies equally to boards of directors of community associations who are tasked with operating their communities consistently with existing governing documents, even if those documents no longer fit the needs of the community or no longer comply with existing laws. Interestingly, we […]

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27 Becker Attorneys Board Certified in Condominium and Planned Development Law

  Becker’s Community Association practice group has been an industry leader since we opened our doors in 1973. Today, we’re proud to announce that we have the largest, dedicated team of Board Certified attorneys in Condominium and Planned Development Law in the state of Florida. Board certification demands rigorous testing and is in recognition of […]

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Community Update – October 2018

Fear not! We’ve got nothing here to scare you. Rather than something spooky on Halloween, we’re aiming for items that are helpful to clarify or ease the board member or management responsibilities you have for your community. So yes, it’s a treat! Our first article, Term Limit Law Continues to Spark Controversy, takes a look […]

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Condominium Contracting With a Director for Goods & Services

Directors and officers of a condominium have a fiduciary duty to its Members. Therefore, they must be very careful when entering into a contract with the association for which they are an officer or director. In March’s Community Update, I addressed Conflicts of Interests – Condominium Service Providers. In this article however I address conflict […]

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HOA/CONDO/CO-OP Board Member Certification Course – Everything you Wanted to Know About Being a Board Member…But were Afraid to Ask!

October 3, 2017 Start: 11:00 AM End: 2:00 PM HOA/CONDO/CO-OP Board Member Certification Course Everything you Wanted to Know About Being a Board Member…But were Afraid to Ask! Provider #0000811, Course #9626099, 3 HR/ELE Presented by:  Yeline Goin, Esq., Elizabeth Lanham-Patrie, Esq. and Harry Carls, Esq. If you plan on serving on your association’s board, you […]

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Taylor & Carls Joins Forces With Becker & Poliakoff

Two of the state’s leading law firms serving condominium and homeowner associations combine to create largest practice group in Florida ORLANDO, FL, October 15, 2013 – Becker & Poliakoff, P.A. announced today that Taylor & Carls, P.A., one of the state’s leading community association law firms with offices in Orlando, Tampa, and Palm Coast, will join […]

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